Upcoming events

Firecracker 5k

 
Date:  July 4
Pre-registration:  $20
Race Day registration:  $20 w/ Tshirt for first 60 runners
Race Day Schedule:
   Registration begins:  7:00 a.m.
   Firecracker 5k:  8:00 a.m.
Description:
Join the 4th of July festivities at the Jay County Fairgrounds by participating in the Firecracker 5k. 
Contact information:
Contact 260 726 8079 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.
Awards:
Awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers for male & female age groups.
Event Date 07-04-2019 8:00 am
Event End Date 07-04-2019 9:30 am
Cut off date 07-01-2019 12:00 am
Capacity 500
Registered 79
Available place 421
Individual Price $20.00

Patriot Run • Trail 5k & 10k

WHAT:  A Trail 5k benefiting the Jay Community Center

Race Begins at 8:00 am

WHERE:  The race will take place at Jay County Recreation Complex located on Como Road & 450 South

ENTRY FEE:  5k $25 & 10k $30

Cotton Shirt $5

Tech Shirt $10

 

Event Date 07-20-2019 7:00 am
Event End Date 07-20-2019 10:00 am
Cut off date 06-18-2020 12:00 am
Capacity 500
Registered 65
Available place 435
Individual Price $25.00

Zach Hummer Memorial 5k Walk or Run

 
Date:  Aug. 11, 2018
Pre-registration:  $25 includes shirt
Race Day registration:  $25 no shirt
Race Day Schedule:
   Registration begins:  7:00 a.m.
   Zack Hummer 5k:  8:00 a.m.
   Zack Hummer 10k:  8:00 a.m.
Zack’s Story:
Zack Hummer was a 21 year old who was killed in a single vehicle accident
on August 26th, 2011. Zack was an amazing young man who took pride in his
community. He could be found on most nice evenings at a basketball court in
Jay County playing basketball with any person willing to show up and play. He
always displayed good sportsmanship on and off the court. He was a mentor
tothe youth of the community, encouraging them to work on fundamental skills
and to work harder to improve. Zack was spirited young man who greeted
every person with an unforgettable smile. He displayed very honorable
characteristic such as respect, trustworthy, kindness, responsible, hard working
and integrity. He loved his family and his community. In Zack’s honor, his family
and friends have decided to continue to do positive things within the Jay
County community in hope that Zack’s spirit and his memory will live on.
Description:
Enjoy a walk/run through the scenic Dunkirk City Park located off of 400 S.  Your support will raise money for the park and the Zack Hummer Memorial Scholoarship.  The race is electronically timed.
Contact information:
Contact Charity Cummiskey @ (765)760-8062 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for questions, to volunteer or provide sponsorship. All proceeds will go to the Zack Hummer Memorial Scholarship and beautification of the park
Support:
All proceeds will go to the Zack Hummer Memorial Scholarship and beautification of the park.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Event Date 08-03-2019 8:00 am
Event End Date 08-03-2019 10:30 am
Cut off date 08-08-2018 12:00 am
Capacity 500
Registered 49
Available place 451
Individual Price $25.00

HOT PINK 5K

 
Date: Aug 10, 2019
Registration:  $25 includes shirt while supplies last
Race Day Schedule:
   Registration begins:  8:00 a.m.
   5k Start:  9:00 a.m.
 
Description:

Join the fun and support the Jay County Cancer Society by running or walking in this 5k.  All proceeds will got to breast cancer patients. 

    • Participants that are breast cancer survivors will receive a free t shirt

    • Goody bag for all participants

    • In Memory of Balloon Launch at the conclusion of the race

    • Participants that raise the most money win a prize

 
Event Date 08-10-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 08-10-2019 10:00 am
Cut off date 08-07-2019 12:00 am
Capacity 500
Registered 28
Available place 472
Individual Price $25.00

JRDS 5k

 
Date:  Aug. 17, 2019
Pre-registration:  $20
Race Day registration:  $25
(Race shirts available while supplies last)
 
Race Day Schedule:
   Registration begins:  8:00 a.m.
   5k:  9:00 a.m.
   1/2 mile and 1 mile walk:  9:00 a.m.

Description:

Help JRDS improve the lives of individuals with special needs by supporting this 5k.  Race will begin and end in Hudson Family Park
Contact information:
Contact Traci Gross @ (260) 726 7931 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for questions, to volunteer or provide sponsorship. All proceeds will go to JRDS
 
Event Date 08-17-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 08-17-2019 10:30 am
Cut off date 08-14-2019 12:00 am
Capacity 500
Registered 49
Available place 451
Individual Price $25.00