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2023 "For Your Health" 5K Run/Walk and 1-mile Fun Walk

The 2023 “For Your Health” 5K Run/Walk & 1-mile Fun Walk will take place at The Dawes Arboretum on Saturday, July 22.  Participants may choose to run or walk the 5K course, or enjoy the 1-mile Fun Walk.

Registration for runners and walkers with timing chips is $15, if received by July 14 at 5:00 p.m., and $20 thereafter.  There is no fee for the 1-mile Fun Walk, or for participants who are not timed; however, registration is required.  Registrations received by July 14 are eligible for packet pickup on Friday, July 21, from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m., in the Licking Memorial Hospital (LMH) First Floor Conference Rooms.  All others may pick up packets at the event.  Participants also may register on the morning of the race, between 7:00 and 7:45 a.m.

Registration for both courses may be completed by visiting

Licking Memorial Health Systems exists to improve the health of the community.  The objective of the “For Your Health” 5K Run/Walk & 1-mile Fun Walk is to offer a community event that encourages a healthy lifestyle for people of all ages.

The 5K will run in the traditional direction, and self-seeded starting corrals based on estimated finish times will be available.  Awards will be presented to the Top 3 Males and Females Overall, and Top 3 Males and Females in each age division.  All participants who cross the finish line will receive a participation medal.  Chip Timing Service will be used for race results.  For questions, please contact the LMH Development office at (220) 564-4102.

The event partners for the 2023 “For Your Health” 5K Run/Walk and 1-mile Fun Walk are The Dawes Arboretum, Buckeye Valley Family YMCA, the LMH Development Council, and Park National Bank.  This family event is held each year during the summer, and everyone is invited to attend.

Location :

Dawes Arboretum
7770 Jacksontown Road
Heath, Ohio 43056

Date :

7/22/2023 8:00 AM