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McGraw-Hill
Dubuque, Iowa
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Run For A Vet 5K
Saturday, October 13, 2012
The Run for A Vet 5K will consist of a 3.1-mile run/walk around The Port of Dubuque. The 5k race will begin and end in the McGraw-Hill Parking lot. Race-day registration is available from 6-7 a.m., but no registrations will be accepted after 7 a.m.

The Kids race will consist of a 1K run/walk for children 12 years old and younger and begin at the Start/Finish Line at 7:40 am and end at the Start/Finish Line in the McGraw-Hill Parking Lot. Kids must register to participate.

EVENT DETAILS
Time:
6am Event Site Opens
6am - 7:15am Packet Pick up & Late Registration
7:30am Review Race Rules and Course
7:40am Kids Race Starts
8am Run for A Vet Starts
Awards Ceremony

The Run For A Vet 5K will be USATF sanctioned and have chip timing for all paid runners. Walkers are encouraged to participate but will not be officially timed or given a race packet. The event will be in conjunction with the Vietnam Moving Wall Memorial and will be sponsored by The Diamond Jo with all proceeds from your entry fee benefitting the VA hospital in Iowa City and The Veterans Freedom Center Operation We Care Program in Dubuque. Each paid participant will receive a T-shirt and refreshments.
(Late entries will receive a T-Shirt only if available.)

REGISTRATION
Starting August 13, interested competitors may register at www.traveldubuque.com or fill out a registration form and mail to 300 Main Street, Suite 200 Dubuque, IA 52001.

REGISTRATION PACKETS
Packets may be picked up the day before the race, Friday, October 12, from 12-5 p.m. at The Chamber of Commerce or on the morning of the race from 6-7 a.m.

RACE LOCATION
501 Bell Street Dubuque, IA 52001
McGraw-Hill Parking Lot

AWARDS
Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in the 13-19 year division and 20 and over division.

RACE COSTS
12 & Under Kids Race
FREE (Parents Must fill out a Registration Form for their children to compete)

Walkers - Pets and strollers will be allowed!
FREE

13-19 Years of Age
$10.00

20 & Over
$20.00

Should you have further questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Tyler Daugherty at 563.690.9208


Event Start Location
501 Bell Street Dubuque, IA 52001
McGraw-Hill Parking Lot


Course Description
Will start and End in the Port of Dubuque

Awards
Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in the 13-19 year division and 20 and over division.

Packet Pickup / Expo
Packets may be picked up the day before the race, Friday, October 12, from 12-5 p.m. at The Chamber of Commerce or on the morning of the race from 6-7 a.m.

Timing / Results
ChampionChip
http://www.mattoonmultisport.com/


Post Race Activities
Awards Ceremony & Vietnam Moving Wall Memorial dedication

Weather
There will be no make-up date for bad weather.

Parking
On Site parking
 
 

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