Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cleveland, OH, 44109, Ohio, US

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Join us for Race for Kids – a 5K Race and 1-Mile Walk to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Ohio! 

Ready to participate? Here’s how:

  • Join us in-person for the 5K or 1-Mile Walk. Participation includes a T-shirt and free entry to the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo for the day. Does your whole family want to participate? Select the 1-Mile Walk and choose multi-person pricing for a discount on registration for the whole family.

  • Participate from home, or your favorite trail, by registering for the virtual 5K or 1-Mile. Complete your distance wherever you’d like between June 21-26 and enter your time online. You will receive your Race for Kids T-shirt in the mail prior to the event week. 

  • Fundraise on behalf of the Clubs! Whether you are participating in-person, virtually, or not able to attend at all, you are able to make a big difference for our kids. Set up a personal fundraising page and share it with family and friends. To get started, click on the donate dropdown at the top of the page and select "Become a Fundraiser".  To get started on your page, click here.

All proceeds help to provide safe, fun places for kids, ages 6-18, to go after school throughout Northeast Ohio.


Bracket/Division Details & Fees:

  1. 5k

    Activity Starts: 6/26/2021 07:30 - Activity Ends:
    Registration opens : 4/1/2021 10:49
    Activity type:
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 4/1/2021 10:49
      Registration closes : 6/26/2021 23:59
      Race fee : $25.00
      Processing fee : $3.45

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