Welcome to the 4th Annual Bunny Hop 5K! The race helps buy books to help spread the love of reading in our school and community. Proceeds will benefit the Riverside Elementary School Reading Is Fun program and the Emporia NEA Read to Your Bunny project. Books are given to all students at the school at different times throughout the year, and the Read to Your Bunny project has delivered Rosemary Wells’ book, Read to Your Bunny, to over 4400 Emporia babies since the program began.
Everyone is welcome to participate! The race will be held Saturday, April 15, 2017, at Riverside Elementary School – 327 S. West Street, Emporia, KS 66801. Ample parking is available. Race begins at 8:00 a.m. Costume contest will be judged at 7:30 a.m. ELECTRONIC TIMING WILL BE UTILIZED THIS YEAR! Registration is $20.00 for adults and $10.00 for students. Teams of 6 or more will receive $3 off each registration. A paper registration form must be delivered to the school office for team registrations. Each registration includes a t-shirt if submitted by March 31.
COURSE: The race begins and ends in the drive in front of the school. The course layout is on pavement through south central and southeast Emporia. The course is relatively flat and well marked. A course map will be posted on the school website – www.usd253.org/home/riverside .
7:30 a.m. – Saturday, April 15 – Costume Contest Judging
8:00 a.m. – Saturday, April 15 – Race Begins
Medals will be awarded to the top three finishers overall (male and female) in each age division. (K-5, 6-12, Adult)
PRE-REGISTRATION & PACKET PICK-UP:
Pre-registration up until race day. Those after March 31 will NOT receive a tshirt. A limited supply of tshirts will be on hand the day of the race for purchase.
Packet pick up is as follows:
10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. – Friday, April 14 at Riverside Elementary
7:00-7:30 a.m. – Saturday, April 15 at Riverside Elementary
Online at: www.active.com
By Mail: Riverside Elementary School
327 S. West Street, Emporia, KS 66801
Checks to: Riverside PTO
For more information contact:
Jared Giffin – 620-341-2276 or [email protected]
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