Loading Events
04 Jul
  • This event has passed.

 

The 46th Annual Firecracker 5-Mile Race or 5k Fun Walk/Jog will start at 7:45 am on Thursday, July 4th in front of the Granville High School. There will be a $100 cash prize for best race costume! Race timing and trophies for top 5-mile race finishers.

Join us for the 5-mile race or 5k option for joggers/walkers. Both races finish in the heart of Granville, Ohio, where you can relax and enjoy the July 4th carnival rides, food, and fun!

The Granville Rotary Club’s Firecracker 5 race is one of the longest consecutive running foot races in Ohio. 100% of the net proceeds from the race will go toward supporting local and international charitable causes, including literacy, scholarships, clean water projects, disaster relief efforts, and local community-based projects.

For participants of the 5-mile race: t-shirts will be given on a first come, first serve basis.

This will be a timed race with trophies being awarded to the first 5 male and female overall finishers and to the first 3 male and female finishers in each of the following age groups: U14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74 & 75+.

For participants of the 5k fun walk/jog: t-shirts will be given on a first come, first serve basis. This will not be a timed race.

PRICE SCHEDULE

5-Mile Run

$30 through 7/3

$35 through race day

5k Fun Run

$30 through 7/3

$35 through race day

Family of 3+ for Either Race

$25 per registrant through race day

PACKET PICK-UP SCHEDULE

Saturday, June 29

8:30 am - 12:00 pmPacket Pick-Up at Granville Farmer's Market

Sunday, June 30

1:00 pm - 5:00 pmPacket Pick-Up at Ross' IGA (484 S. Main St, Granville, OH)

Wednesday, July 3

1:00 pm - 5:00 pmPacket Pick-Up at Ross' IGA

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

6:30 amRegistration & Packet Pick-Up Opens
7:45 amRace Begins

COURSE MAP

Race registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Details

Date:
July 4
Time:
7:45 am - 12:00 pm
Event Categories:
, , ,

Venue

Granville High School
248 New Burg St
Granville, OH 43023 United States
+ Google Map

Upcoming Events

 
  1. Powell Turkey Trot 4 Miler

    November 28 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  2. Delaware Turkey Trot

    November 28 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
  3. Flying Feather Four Miler

    November 28 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Hamilton Thanksgiving Day 5k for YoungLives

    November 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  5. Thanksgiving Wattle

    November 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  6. Bexley Turkey Trot

    November 28 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  7. Jingle Bell Run

    December 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  8. Run Run Reindeer

    December 14 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  9. OhioHealth First On the First

    January 1, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  10. Rocks and Roots Winter Trail Series #1

    January 12, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm