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Earth Day 5K for North Fork Environmental Council
April 24, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm$25 – $30
The North Fork Environmental Council will be holding its first annual Earth Day 5K Run on Sunday, April 24.
The event, which includes awards and activities for the whole family, will be held at Indian Island County Park in Riverhead, 275 acres of beautiful woods, creeks and beaches that sit right at the gateway to the North Fork.
Participants can register online for the discounted pre-race price of $25 per person. There’s also a special family registration of $75 for up to four (4) related family members. No day-of-event family registrations are offered, so families are urged to register early. And the first 150 registrants are guaranteed an event T-Shirt. The pre-race registration site is: EarthDay5k.ItsYourRace.com.
Individual race-day registration will be accepted at $30 per person. Indian Island County Park is on the east side of Route 105 (Cross River Drive) just south of Route 25.
Entry fees cover refreshments, a post-race raffle, awards ceremony, a water stop on course and awards.
This year, awards will be presented to the top three male and female overall winners and top threemale and female winners in the following age groups: Under 8, 9-12, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and over 70.
Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. on the day of the race. A 1/10 mile Kids Fun Run will be held at 9:15 a.m., followed by the 5K Run/Walk at 10 a.m. All kids ages 8 and under run for free.
More information is online here.