Calendar of Events

April 25, 2015

Chocolate 5k Fun RunWalk

Come dust of winter and enjoy a chocolaty spring morning by participating in our Chocolate 5k Fun RunWalk!  The run is in Connell.

Event details and schedule:

Saturday, April 25, 2015

7:15am: Packet Pickup Opens

8:00am: 5k Fun RunWalk Start at Pioneer Park Pavilion

Cost:$15

Register at http:chocolate5kinconnell.eventbrite.com

Includes: T-shirt & Chocolate – Pre-registration by April 10th is required to guarantee shirt

Event is not timed for chocolate should never be rushed!

*Timer will be running for your reference only

Non-Discrimination Statement

The City of Connell does not discriminate in providing services on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical handicap. The City of Connell prohibits discrimination against any person on the basis of gender in the operation, conduct, or administration of community athletics programs.

Contact: Amy Williams

Email: awilliams@connellwa.org

Start: April 25, 2015 8:00 am
End: April 25, 2015 8:00 am

YMCA Healthy Kids Day

Healthy Kids Day is the Ys National initiative to improve the health and well-being of families and to help them get a jump on creating a healthier summer! This spring The YMCA of the Greater Tri-Cities is participating in Healthy Kids Day by providing a family friendly event to our community that will promote healthy living, community awareness and Y summer programming.

At this years event we are adding a twist to the typical fun run. Our Y is going to be putting on The Y Run For Fun Obstacle Course. Kids will run, jump and crawl their way through a 1 mile obstacle course and learn about some great ways to create a healthy summer at our Healthy Kids Day Fair!

Registration will begin March 1, 2015

When: April 25th, 2015
Time: 8:30am-Noon
Where: Carmichael Middle School
Who:

Obstacle Course: Ages 3 and up
Healthy Kids Day Fair: All Ages

Cost:

Obstacle Course: $12child
Healthy Kids Day fair: FREE

Contact: Jordan Engel

Email: jordan@ymcatricities.org

Start: April 25, 2015 8:30 am
End: April 25, 2015 8:30 am

JROTC 5K

Kennewick High School is hosting a 5K run on April 25, 2015. The event will start at Chiawana Park in Pasco at 9 am.

We invite you to participate in the 5K as well as take part in some of the optional physical fitness tests led by recruiters along the course.

We are participating in a world-wide effort to break the Guinness Record for # of participants in a single race. There are almost 300 schools signed up so far and they are trying to get over 100,000 runners participating all these locations at the same time.

Registration payment can be made through the JROTC unit here at Kennewick High School, 500 S. Dayton St., Kennewick. Youll be issued a code that code that can be entered on the national website: jrotc5krun.com. More more information contact Curt Wichers at Curt.Wichers@ksd.org or (509) 222-5754.

Contact: Curt Wichers

Email: Curt.wichers@ksd.org

Start: April 25, 2015 9:00 am
End: April 25, 2015 9:00 am

April 28, 2015

Clot Trot

On Tuesday, April 28th, the VIII-th Annual Clot Trot, a Hemophilia Awareness RunWalk will be held. This is a project to spread awareness of a bleeding disorder called Hemophilia. This service project originated as a Boy Scout Eagle project and is now in its eighth year. Please forward this information to anyone you think might be interested in participating. This is a GREAT fitness activity! Please contact us if you have any questions and we look forward to seeing you there!

What: 5k and 1-mile Hemophilia Awareness RunWalk

When: April 28th (Tuesday) @ 6:00 pm (register 5-5:45 pm)

Cost: By Donation

Where: Howard Amon Park (Richland, WA), at the Fingernail

FREE: Prizes and T-shirts will be awarded to participants!

Info: 509-531-1752 or SOS@PLCsPlus.com

Our non-competitive fun run is not an officially timed event (we will have a running clock) promoting healthy family activity and is a stepping stone to try a runwalk event even for the first time. This is a family friendly event for everyone to enjoy and an out and back course from Howard Amon Park along the Columbia River in Richland.

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Contact: Sam Smith 509-531-1752 or SOS@PLCsPlus.com

Contact: Sam Smith

Email: SOS@PLCsPlus.com

Contact: Sam Smith

Email: SOS@PLCsPlus.com

Start: April 28, 2015 6:00 pm
End: April 28, 2015 6:00 pm

April 29, 2015

Novice and Not so Novice Group Run

Join us for a 3-5 mi run, runwalk or walk along the Columbia River. Meet at Columbia Point in Richland. Park by the overpass opposite side of the parking lot from the boat launch. All running levels welcome.

Contact: Terry Frye

Email: tfcpt1@gmail.com

Start: April 29, 2015 12:00 am
End: April 29, 2015 12:00 am

May 2, 2015

Dirty and Proud Obstacle Mud Run

2nd Annual Dirty and Proud Obstacle Mud Run in Zillah WA.
Were going for the WORLD RECORD – LONGEST MUD PIT in a 5k obstacle run!
Visit www.DirtyAndProudObstacleRun.com
Flyer coming!

Contact: Linda Fox

Email: DirtyAndProudObstacleRun@gmail.com

Start: May 2, 2015 12:00 am
End: May 2, 2015 12:00 am

Run Columbia Cinco de Mayo 8k and 1k

Welcome to the inaugural Run Columbia Cinco de Mayo Race!

Event Date: Saturday May 2nd, 2015

Location: Chiawana Park in Pasco

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This event is all about family friendly running, so come experience the fun with your family and friends.

Pre-Registration (ends April 15, 2015)

Kids 1k – $11 (includes a t-shirt and finishers medal)
8k – $22 (includes tech shirt)

Late Registration

DAY OF RACE beginning at 7:30am (no shirt for late registrants)

Click Here to Register for the Race!

Kids 1K

Start Time – 9am

The 1k is a runwalk event meant for children under 12 years old; however, you are definitely able to walkjog along with your kids. (Adults free with child registration).

All children 12 years and younger will receive a cotton t-shirt and a finishers medal!

8K Event

Start Time – 9:15am (after 1K finish)

If you are looking for a unique distance that you can set a PR in, this is the race for you.

Prizes will be awarded to the winners of each age group (10 year increments).

Both distances will be chip timed and should be enjoyable for both the faster runners and the family friendly crowd.

Overall, everyone is welcome to this event: fast or slow…doesnt matter…feel free to join us for the inagural Cinco de Mayo event!
Register for this race on Active.com by clicking here!
Event Details and Schedule

Both the 1k and 8k begin near Chiawana Park in Pasco
Both distances are out and back
WaterAid station available at half-way point of 8K
Chip timed
Post race food and drinks
Award ceremony after both events
Cotton T-shirt for all 1K pre-registrations
Tech shirt for all 8K pre-registrations

Packet Pick-up – Runners Soul

Race packet pick up is available the day before the race (Friday May 1st) at the following address from 1pm to 6pm.

Runners Soul in Kennewick
5020 West Clearwater Avenue, Kennewick, WA 99336

Race Day Packet Pickup or Race Day Registration is at Chiawana Park beginning at 7:30am.

Register for this race on Active.com by clicking here: http:www.active.compasco-warunningracesrun-columbia-cinco-de-mayo-8k-and-1k-2015

Contact: Stephen Mazurkiewicz

Email: stephenmazurkiewicz@gmail.com

Start: May 2, 2015 9:00 am
End: May 2, 2015 9:00 am

May 5, 2015

Tri City Thunder USATF Future Stars All Comers Meet

The Tri City Thunder will be hosting the USATF Future Stars Meet ( Formerly Hershey Track Meet ) at the Southridge HS Track.

Registration begins at 5pm with events starting at 6pm

The Future Stars meet will offer events for athletes ages 7 to 14. Additional events including the 1,600 will be added for athletes 15 and older.

Contact: Caryn McLellan Kate Samuelson

Email: tricitythundertrack@mail.com

Start: May 5, 2015 5:00 pm
End: May 5, 2015 5:00 pm

May 6, 2015

Time Trial Series10k

Meet us at the Submarine Memorial Park in North Richland for a flat and fast 10k! This is the fifth event of the time trial series. The main start is at 5:30, but come any time as long as you’re finished by 7:00. It will be an out-and-back course, heading south down the trail. The turnaround will be clearly marked.

Contact: Mariana Neeway

Email: marianashe@gmail.com

Start: May 6, 2015 5:30 pm
End: May 6, 2015 5:30 pm

Novice and Not so Novice Group Run

Join us for a 3-5 mi run, runwalk or walk along the Columbia River. Meet at Columbia Point in Richland. Park by the overpass opposite side of the parking lot from the boat launch. All running levels welcome.

Contact: Terry Frye

Email: tfcpt1@gmail.com

Start: May 6, 2015 5:30 pm
End: May 6, 2015 5:30 pm

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