On Saturday, May 23, runners and walkers of all ages will take to the streets of Avon for the 15th Annual Eagle Run presented by HealthSpan to benefit Avon Schools Educational Endowment Fund as well as the French Creek YMCA and other local charities. Registration begins at 7:15 a.m. at Avon High School, 37545 Detroit Road in Avon.
Events include: • A 5-mile chip timed run beginning at 8:30 a.m. • A 5k chip timed run/walk beginning at 8:45 a.m. • A 1-mile kids fun run beginning at 10 a.m. (ages 13 and under)
Cash awards will be provided to the top three male and female runners overall in the 5-mile run. The first 1000 paid adult entrants will receive a short sleeve technical T-shirt and hat. All participants in the 1-mile kids fun run receive an award and a T-shirt. Sports massages, post race pizza, fruit, cookies and beverages will be available.
Help your favorite Avon student win a Pool and Dodge Ball Party at the French Creek YMCA by adding his/her teachers name and grade to your registration for.
Registration is still open. Individuals can pre-register at avonlocalschools.org or hermescleveland.com/roadracing/events/eagle.asp. Pre-registration entry fees for the 5-mile run and 5k/run walk are $20 and $10 for the 1-mile kids fun run. Pre-registration ends May 22 at 9 a.m. Race day registration fees are $25 for the 5-mile run and 5k run/walk and $15 for the 1-mile kids fun.