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August 26, 2017 - 9AM

Butler Memorial Stadium

Vandalia, Ohio


GMR Buttons draft r1Our 5K (3.1 mi) course is unique and professionally sanctioned, starting and finishing in Memorial Stadium and flowing through Vandalia neighborhoods. Perfect for competing, it is mostly flat and offers runners a chance to push for their best 5K times. The course is also great for walkers and strollers. Families are encouraged to attend. No bikes, skates or roller blades, please. Electronic chip timing is provided for all participants by Prescott Race Coordination. Mile splits provided during the race. Individual race results will be available immediately after you finish the race.

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Event Sponsorship:

If you’re interested in becoming a sponsor of our event, please read our Sponsorship Letter.

Screen Shot 2015-06-18 at 11.29.15 AMShow Your Spirit:

Don’t miss your opportunity to get our limited edition, customized 41Hope5k Hype Socks!  They’re specially designed for athletes and will look great with this year’s race t-shirt.  During race week, each pair is just $5 and a portion of the proceeds benefit the Blake LaForce #41 Memorial Fund. Butler students can purchase them Thursday and Friday during lunch of race week and on everyone can buy them during the game Friday night.  Click here to learn more and order yours!

Mail In Donations:

We welcome any donations. Make checks payable to Blake LaForce #41 Memorial Fund and mail to:

7140 White Water Ct.
Dayton, Ohio 45414
(937) 689-0500