Location and Date
The race and events of the day will take place at Ivy Tech Community College, located at 4475 Central Ave. in Columbus, Indiana on April 25, 2015.
About This Event
Welcome to the 11thAnnual Run for the Ivy 10K Run and 5K Run/Walk! The Run for the Ivy is an event for everyone with proceeds used for the Ivy Tech Community College scholarships, programs, and outreach. The 5K course is USATF certified. There will be first and second place medals for overall winners for men and women. Also age division medals for runners and walkers will be awarded.
Early Bird Entry
Early-bird entry fee of $20 and shirt guarantee (mail-in or online) will close at midnight (DST) on April 3, 2015. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by this date. Participants may enter the day of the race April 25, 2015.
Entering on Race Day
Participants wishing to enter on race day may do so from 8:00 am to race time outside Ivy Tech Community College. Entry fee on race day is $25. T-shirts not guaranteed day of event.
Kids Fun Run
The Kids Fun Run is free. However, every child must be entered to participate. Enter your children today! This event will take place shortly after 5K/10K ends. Every child is a winner and will receive a ribbon for participating. The kids' race sign up will be at the race.
Childcare and Activities
We will have childcare and activities for children ages 2 and up on race day. This service will start at 8:30 am on race day for children whose parents or caregivers are participating in the 5K run. The children should be picked up immediately following the 5K and 10K race. The cost for this service is $5 per child.
Packet Pick Up
Avoid the race morning rush! Pre-registered participants may pick up their race packet on Friday, April 24th at Ivy Tech Community College from noon until 5 pm. On race day, packet pick-up will start at 8 am.
Parents or legal guardians must sign a waiver/release for any child under 18 years of age who enter any event.
Water will be available at a water station along the course, as well as at the finish line. Complimentary food and drink will be available to all race participants at the finish line. Award ceremony will be held following the Kids Fun Run at approximately 11:00 am.
Awards and Prizes
Overall winners (male & female) will receive a White River Running Company gift certificate. Prizes will be awarded to 1st and 2nd place winners in each age division for each event (male & female). Every child is a winner at the Run for the Ivy run/walk. All kids fun run participants will receive a winners’ ribbon!
1st and 2nd Male & Female age group awards for runners will be given as follows: 10 and under, 11-14,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69 and 70+. 1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female age group awards for walkers will be given as follows: 19 & under, 20-39, 40-60, 60+. All kids receive participation ribbons for the Fun Run.
All proceeds benefit Ivy Tech Community students, programs, and outreach.
Waiver and Release
IVY TECH COMMUNITY COLLEGE RELEASE & WAIVER OF LIABILITY
I, ______________________________________, in exchange for permission to participate in the Run for the Ivy10K Run and 5K Run/Walk or childcare, for myself, my heirs, representatives, agents and assignees, do hereby fully and irrevocably release, waive and discharge Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana (henceforth Ivy Tech), its trustees, officers, employees, volunteers, agents and assignees from any and all claims for injuries, including death, to myself or other persons and from any and all claims for damages to my or other persons’ property, arising out of or in any way relating to my participation in, including but not limited to travel to and from, Run for the Ivy10K Run and 5K Run/Walk and/or childcare. It is acknowledged and understood that I am responsible for the cost of any and all medical and health services I may require as a result of such participation in said Run for the Ivy 10K Run and 5K Run/Walk and/or childcare. Further, I hereby agree to indemnify and at Ivy Tech’s request, defend and save harmless, Ivy Tech, its trustees, officers, employees, volunteers, agents and assignees from and against any loss, damages, costs, claims or expenses arising from any actual or claimed death or injury to any person or actual or claimed damage to property, whether owned by me, Ivy Tech, or third parties, including loss of use, that actually or allegedly results from my conduct, by act or omission, relating to my participation in said activity. Finally, it is understood and agreed that this release shall remain in full force and effect during such time as I am a participant in the Run for the Ivy 10K Run and 5K Run/Walk and/or childcare hosted by Ivy Tech.
I HAVE READ & UNDERSTAND THIS RELEASE & AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ITS TERMS & CONDITIONS.