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McCormick's Creek State Park,
250 McCormick's Creek Park Road, Spencer, IN 47460
Friends of McCormick’s Creek
Owen County Family YMCA
5K Run/Walk & 10K Run
Saturday, Sept.25, 2016
Where: McCormick’s Creek State Park Nature Center
When: Race day registration begins at 1 p.m.
Both races start at 2 p.m. Awards ceremony, prize drawing and refreshments follows the race.
The routes are a mix of trails and access paths. The terrain is challenging yet accessible for novices. Participants are encouraged to register by submitting a paper entry form, available at the park nature center, via mail or by delivering it to the Owen County Family YMCA. Registration is also available at http://www.friendsofmccormickscreek.org/YMCArace/race-registration-form.php.
Prizes will be awarded to the fastest male and female walkers and runners in the 5K race and the fastest male and female runners in the 10K. Medals will be presented to first and second place age-group winners in the 5K run division and to first place winners in the 5K walk and 10K run.
Head for the Hills Patoka Lake Triathlon
Head for the hills and race for the raptors. All proceeds from this event will support Patoka’s non-releasable birds of prey; a bald eagle, eastern screech owl and red-tailed hawk. With your help, we are able to support the lives of these non-releasable birds of prey used for our educational programming.