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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. $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 5-K option for joggers/walkers that finishes 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: Firecracker 5 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 5 K fun walk / jog: Firecracker 5 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 or More for Either Race

$25 per registrant through race day

Packet Pickup Schedule

8:30 am-12 pm Saturday, June 29Packet Pickup at Granville Farmer's Market
1-5 pm Sunday, June 30Packet Pickup at Ross' IGA (484 S. Main St., Granville, OH)
1-5 pm Wednesday, July 3Packet Pickup at Ross' IGA (484 S. Main St., Granville, OH)

Race Day Schedule

6:30 amRace Day Registration and Packet Pickup Opens
7:45 amRace Begins

Race Day Course

Race Registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable

 

Details

Date:
July 4
Time:
7:45 am - 12:00 pm
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Venue

Granville High School
248 New Burg St
Granville, OH 43023 United States
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Upcoming Events

 
  1. Linden Classic 5K Run/Walk

    June 22 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
  2. Madeira 2 Miler

    June 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  3. Hyde Park Blast

    June 29 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Red, White & United

    June 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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