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The Race That Shall Not Be Named 5 3/4 K

July 26, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Magic Folk! On your mark — get set — RUN LIKE YOU’RE NOT SURE WHERE YOU’RE GOING! This year marks the 2nd annual Run That Shall Not Be Named 5 3/4k FUN RUN!

This non-competitive** 5 3/4 K FUN RUN will take you on a magical journey through the Kent State University campus to kick off the Wizardly World of Kent weekend. The race will begin at 7:30pm at the Lester Lefton Esplanade located across from the PARTA Bus Station in downtown Kent, Ohio, and take you on a spellbinding loop though some of Kent State’s most magnificent places. Dress up as your favorite magical character and join the fun! Strollers and dogs on leashes are welcome and encouraged***! Sponsored by Marathon Financial Services.

Registration is $35 and includes a race medal and t-shirt. Proceeds from this race will be given to local non-profit organization Main Street Kent. Be sure to register by July 1st, 2019 to be guaranteed a t-shirt.

This event is open to 500 participants; registration closes at 11:59 PM on July, 24th!

**Noncompetitive = not chip timed; runners may have to slow down for moving vehicles at road crossings; HOWEVER, this course WILL be staffed with volunteers to ensure safety of the participants.

***Dress your dog and stroller for the fun! Sorry, no brooms or bikes allowed.

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July 26, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Main Street Kent
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Downtown Kent
OH 44240 United States + Google Map

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