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Knights of Columbus State College Adventure 5K and Kid's Races

Date

Oct 12 2014

Location

State College PA

Contact Information

jaimiewright@gmail.com

Event Website

http://www.nvrun.com/index.php/racing/club-sponsored/knights-of-columbus-5k

Event Host

Nittany Valley Running Club

Distances

  • 5K or Less

Region

East

Event Information

The Knights of Columbus 5K began in the late 1980s as a family oriented 5K run in a residential neighborhood of State College. After a 4 year hiatus from 1996 to 1999, the Knights race was revived in 2000 and has been growing strong. And starting in 2005 the Knights Races included a free 1/4-mile and 1/2-mile races for kids 12 and under! The 24th Knights of Columbus 5K will be held on Sunday, Octber 12 at 2 PM. Race day headquarters is the Knights of Columbus Hall at 850 Stratford Drive. Youth Run: The Youth Runs are held immediately after the 5K. They're held at Orchard Park, a short walk from the Knights Hall. There will be a 1/4-mile and a 1/2-mile race. The Kids races are free. Parents must sign a race waiver the day of the race.

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