About This Event
Register by Nov 4th to guarantee selected shirt size.
These holiday runs, 5 km and 1 mile, will start in front of the Museum of the Great Plains. The one mile starts at 5:00 PM and the 5k at 5:30 PM. Both the 5k and 1 mile race will be chip timed.
The 5k awards include top male and female as well as top three in each standard 5 year age group beginning with 8 and under thru 70 and over. The 1 mile awards include top male and female as well as top three in each standard 5 year age group beginning with 8 and under thru 70 and over. Awards will be presented immediately after each race.
Business, Schooll, Military Unit Awards
Special awards will be given to the school,business and military unit with the most participants.
Packet Pick-up & Registration
Race packets will be available November 22th at the Lawton Parks and Rec. Dept. and also on race day November 24th from 2pm to 4pm in front of the Museum of the Great Plains.
Participants may also register from 2pm to 4pm inside the Museum of the Great Plains on November 24th.
This race is sactioned by USATF and the 5 km couse is certified as accurate by USATF. Those rules apply which means no pets, no wheels, and no head phones are allowed. Numbers must be worn on the front of the runners.
Wavier and Release
I know that running a road race is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter and run unless I am medically able and properly trained. I also know that although police protection will be provided, there will be a possibility of traffic on the course route. I assume the risk of running in traffic. I also assume any and all other risks associated with running in this event, including, but not limited to, falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather and the conditions of the roads, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I agree to yield to all emergency vehicles. I am fully aware that baby strollers, baby joggers, pushed wheelchairs and wheelchairs of any kind (except competitive wheelchairs in separate race), animals and headphones are strictly prohibited and I agree not to have them on the course. Furthermore, I agree not to go back on the course after finishing. I am fully aware that allowing someone else to wear my race number, switching race numbers or running under a false name is a fraudulent act and I agree not to do this. Knowing these facts, and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I hereby for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, or anyone else who might claim on my behalf, covenant not to sue, and unconditionally waive and release and discharge the City of Lawton, USATF/Oklahoma/LDR, Lawton Police Department, Lawton Auxiliary Police, race officials, volunteers, and any and all other agents, employees, assigns or anyone acting for or on their behalf from any and all claims or liability for death, personal injury or property damage of any kind or nature whatsoever arising out of, or in the course of, my participating in this event whether same be cause by negligence or fault. This release and waiver extends to all claims of every kind or nature whatsoever, foreseen or unforeseen, known or unknown. The undersigned further grants full permission to sponsors and/or agents authorized by them to use any photographs, videotapes, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of this event for any purpose. Applications for minors will be accepted only with a parent or guardian’s approval. Approval is given with payment.