Warm Up Runs

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YMCA 5K on the Runway

The YMCA 5K on the Runway and Family Fun Day will be held at Tri-State Aero. Overflow parking will be available at Thunderbolt Pass with shuttle service available to the start area.

All proceeds from this event support YMCA Youth programs in our community. Make a difference in the life of a child by participating in this event.

See 2016 Race Results

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YMCA 5K and 10K

August 5, 2017 @ 7AM

The YMCA 5K and 10K will run concurrently with a similar course and the same start and finish. The course starts on Court Street to Riverside Drive. Loops through downtown and finishes on Vine Street. 10K participants do the additional ”out and back” on Veterans Memorial Parkway. As a participant you choose your distance. As a Series participant, you choose the Short Series (5K, 15K and Half) or the Long Series (10K, 15K and Half).  To be eligible for series awards, you must complete the 10K, 15K, and the Evansville Half Marathon.

See 2016 Race Results

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The YMCA 15K

September 9, 2017 @ 7AM

The race will start on Vine Street between 5th & 6th. Follow Vine to 10th Street and turn right. Take 10th to Sycamore and turn left. Follow Sycamore to Heidelbach and turn left. Take Heidelbach to Garvin Park/Herndon entrance. Loop through Garvin Park and enter the Greenway. Follow the entire Greenway to Ohio Street Exit. Enter Riverside Drive and follow to Waterworks Rd. U-Turn at Waterworks Rd-stay on Riverside Drive. Turn right at Vine. Finish  in front of the Old Court House.

View 2016 Race Results

Entry in the Warm Up Runs:
Entry in the Series:
5K – $20 through July 29
After July 29 – $25
Sign up for three
races and save!
5K, 15K and Half Marathon**
OR 10K, 15K and Half Marathon
$85 through July 29
After July 29 – $100
**To be eligible for series
awards, you must register for
the 10K, 15K, and Half Marathon
10K – $20 through July 29
After July 29 – $25
15K – $25 through September 2
After September 2 – $30

Packet Pick-up for Warm Up Runs will be held the Friday before each event at the Downtown YMCA, 222 NW Sixth, from 11 am to 6 pm.