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3rd Annual The Dump Run 5k
August 4, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
THE DUMP RUN 5K
August 4, 2018 (8:30 am)
The Third Annual The Dump Run 5K, sponsored by Paulbeck’s County Market, begins at Paulbeck’s and follows the new city bike trail across a scenic bridge over the Ripple River and through Aitkin’s City Park returning over the same route to the finish line at Paulbeck’s County Market. This 5K course is USATF certified.
$25 through July 26th and $30 starting July 27th.
The 5K run/walk will begin at Paulbeck’s County Market at 8:30 am. Water stations will be located on the course and refreshments will be available at finish line.
A Kids’ Fun Race will begin and end at the Finish Line, located in the parking lot of Paulbeck’s County Market. The distance is approximately 100 yards. Register on site race morning. Kid’s registration is free.
T-Shirts and Awards:
All registered participants will receive a T-shirt featuring the Dump Run Garbage Truck. Register by Wednesday July 25th to guarantee receipt of T-shirt on Race Day.
The top 3 men overall and top 3 women overall will receive awards.
Drawing for door prizes will take place after the overall Dump Run awards ceremony – must be present to win.
Race packet pickup is available at The Beanery on Friday, August 3rd from 5:00 – 8:00pm. A Spaghetti Dinner will take place during packet pickup. Beer, wine and coffee drinks will be available for purchase and live music begins at 8pm. Packets will also be available at race site on Saturday morning at 6:30 am. Proceeds from the dinner will benefit The Dump Run.