AURORA – Downtown Aurora hosts the 12th annual Knight Flight 5K Run and Walk this coming Saturday, Aug. 2.
Fourth leg of the five-race Southeast Indiana Racing Circuit 2014 summer series, the Knight Flight 5K starts and finishes at series sponsor Weber Sports, Third & Main Streets.
Start time for the chip-timed 3.1-mile event is 8:30 a.m. The event is a fund-raiser for the South Dearborn High School cross country program.
The course winds through historic downtown Aurora, to Lesko Park along the Ohio River before returning to the downtown area. All present are invited to stop by Weber Sports after the race and check out the latest in running and biking gear.
Race day entry fee is $20, including an official Knight Flight 5K t-shirt, while supplies last, or $15 without the t-shirt.
On-line entry is available at the official race timer Stuart Road Racing LLC web site: www.stuartroadracing.com.
Trophies will be presented to the overall male and female 5K run winners and medals will go to at least the top two individual finishers, male and female, in each 5K run age group.
5K walk trophies go to the overall male and female winners, with medals for the top two in each 5K walk age group.
Age divisions for 5K runners include: 10 and under, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64 and 65 and over.
5K walk age groups include 19 and under, 20-34, 35-50 and 51 and over.
Door prizes will be presented during the postrace awards ceremony. To win, runners and walkers must be present.
For more information contact race director Jeremy Baney at (513) 374-4131 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.