Run Free for Ron Reed

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“Run Free for Ron Reed” is a FREE ~5 km (3.1 mile) trail run/walk in Cortland, NY.  This race is in memory of Ronald William Reed who passed away unexpectedly on September 22, 2016.  This 5K combines Mr. Reed’s love for running with his passion for the outdoors. The race takes place through the trails at Lime Hollow Center for Environment and Culture.  Donations will be collected and there will be a 50/50 raffle to benefit a scholarship in Ron’s name to support teacher and environmental education.

The race will take place on April 30th, 2017 and check-in will open at 8 am. 

There is NO COST to run in this race.

The FREE race registration includes entry to the race, a custom race bib, a bottle of water, post-race snacks, and handouts from our sponsors.

*The free race registration does not include a t-shirt*.  (T-shirt purchase is not required to run in the race). Event t-shirts can be purchased during registration for $10.

ALL proceeds from the t-shirt sales will join the donations and 50/50 raffle and go to the scholarship in Ron Reed’s name.   

This race will not be officially timed.  A race clock will be displayed at the finish so you can see your time, but no results will be displayed. We recommend you bring a watch or use your phone if you would like to keep track of your time.

*The race is run through the trails at Lime Hollow in the Spring, so be prepared to face muddy, slippery conditions*

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