SALEM - Participants are guaranteed a T-shirt if they register by July 20 for the 21st annual Star Trax 5K Night Run set for 9 p.m. Aug. 2 at Reilly Stadium.
The event is sponsored by the Salem X-Tra Mile Club Inc. to benefit the Salem High School Cross Country and Track programs, with runners and walkers beginning inside the stadium and then moving out into the city streets lit by luminaries before returning to the Reilly track.
The non-refundable registration is $17 if received in the mail by July 26, which is also the deadline for team registrations. The fee for online registration at www.gopherarun.com up until July 30 is $17, with racers asked to bring the online receipt with them for confirmation.
The entry fee the night of the run is $20. Checks should be made payable to the Salem X-Tra Mile Club Inc. with entries mailed to P.O. Box 122, Salem, Ohio 44460. For additional information check the website at www.startrax5k.com, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
At the post race party on the field, 72 awards will be given out, including the top three males, top three females and first three places in each age group male and female. Age groups range from 10 and under to 60 and over and all ranges in between.
Chip timing, scoring and online registration is provided by gopherarun.com.