- Event Time 9:00 am-12:00 pm
- Event Start Date December 14, 2019
- Event Location 204 Main Street
Saturday, December 14th at 9:00am
The Great Guernsey Trail
204 Main Street Lore City, Ohio
Dress up in your favorite Christmas costume, ugly sweater, Santa Claus outfit or come dressed as your favorite Christmas movie character (prize for best costume) and join us Saturday, December 14th for our 3rd Annual 12K’s of Christmas 12K/5K Race & Fun Run & Walk at Leatherwood Park in Lore City, Ohio. This event is meant to showcase the Great Guernsey Trail, while helping to collect new unwrapped toys that will be donated to the Guernsey County Secret Santa. Individuals that bring a toy will be entered into a chance to win gift cards or cash. This is the 4th and final race in the Guernsey County Grand Prix Series. Participants that complete all four races will be awarded a Grand Prix medal. The event will be a bib timed race with timing services provided by Muskingum Multi-Sports.
Proceeds raised at this event will support the Guernsey County Community Development’s Military Veterans Transportation Program. This program provides free transpiration for area veterans to and from medical appointments as well as to and from appointments such as VA, personal and legal. Each month the program completes over 60 runs and currently assists over 30 veterans. The program relies completely on donations and fundraisers.
The 12K & 5K Race and Fun Run are out and back events held entirely on the paved Great Guernsey Trail. The route starts in Lore City and follows the trail to each turn around and then returns to Lore City. This is a scenic, traffic free route that follows Leatherwood Creek. There will be water at the turnarounds and finish lines. Food will be provided at the finish line as well as hot chocolate and warming stations.
Engraved plaques will be issued to the top three overall finishers and medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each of the following age categories: 14-under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ Walkers are welcome! Finisher’s medals will be awarded to ALL participants.
EARLY PACKET PICK-UP & RACE DAY REGISTRATION:
Race Day registration and Packet pick-up will be at Leatherwood Park– 204 Main St. Lore City, Ohio – starting at 7:30am
RACE PACKETS & FINISH LINE PERKS:
Your race packet will include a t-shirt with race logo, swag and more. All participates registered by December 3rd are guaranteed a Race T-shirt. Extra t-shirts will be available on a first come/first serve basis on race day.
ENTRY FEES: (non-refundable)
Fun Run & Walk $25 through December 13th – Day of Entry $30.00
5k run $30 through December 13th – Day of Entry $35
12k run $35 through December 13th – Day of Entry $40
*Registration forms and fee made out and mailed to: Guernsey County CDC P.O. Box 1175 Cambridge, Ohio 43725 memo line 12K’s Race
RACE CONTACT: For any questions please contact Race Director Ron Gombeda @ 740-439-0020 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org