The 6th Annual 5K Run/Walk or 1M Fun Walk at St. Joseph's Annual Ox Roast Fair in Mantua will be held July 22. Registration is at 7 a.m. and the race begins at 8.
Out and back course begins at St. Joseph Church, heads down St. Joseph Blvd. to Pioneer Trail, onto Bowen Road to S.R. 82 and back to the church. The walk takes place on church grounds. Awards will be given to the top three overall and the top three in the following age groups: 11 and under, 12-15, 16-19, 20-29,30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over. Features include water stops, timers, T-shirts for the first 150 registrations and refreshments.
Pre-registration fee is $16 by July 15. Race day registration is $20. Registration forms are available in the church Narthex, by visiting www.zapevent.com/reg/event/13435, or on the website of race coordinator, HMA Promotions.
Coordinators are seeking support for this race from various businesses and groups throughout the area. For a donation form, visit https://stjosephmantua.com/ox-fun-rides-games-events-music or contact race coordinators, Brian and Jenn Hirsch, or stop by St. Joseph's Parish Office.
For a complete look at St. Joseph's Annual Ox Roast Fair, visit their website at www.stjosephmantua.com/stjosephox.html or find them on Facebook at St. Joseph's Ox Roast Fair.