Freeman Family 5K Run/Walk & One Mile Fun Run

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Freeman Family 5K Run/Walk & One-Mile Fun Run

Saturday, April 8, 2017, Joplin Family Y South, 3404 McIntosh Circle, Joplin MO

Freeman Family 5K & One-Mile Fun Run is held in conjunction with Joplin Family Y’s Healthy Kids Day. Enjoy games and entertainment, mingle with Clifford the Big Red Dog and Dora the Explorer, win prizes including girls' and boys' bikes, Academy gift cards, a Skywalker Trampoline and MUCH, MUCH more! For additional information about Healthy Kids Day, visit

Online registration has closed. 

You can still register Friday April 7 between 3:30 pm and 5:30 pm or Saturday April 8 between 7:00 am and 8:00 am, in the Alice Wilson room, at Joplin YMCA South. 

Packet Pick-up
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Friday, April 7, Joplin Family YMCA South
7:00 am – 8:00 am Saturday, April 8, Joplin Family YMCA South

Entry Fees
5K - $20* (includes free t-shirt if registered by March 30)
*All Payments Final, No Refunds

One-Mile Fun Run – Free (children receive a participant medal)
Children must be accompanied by an adult

Team Recognition:
Largest Freeman Team
Largest Community Team
Teams will be recognized during awards ceremony
Team pictures taken before the race from 7:30 am – 8:00 am

Race Day Schedule: Rain or Shine
7:00 am – 8:00 am Packet pick-up/registration
8:00 am One-Mile Fun Run starts
8:30 am 5K Run/Walk starts

Awards given to the top overall male and female, plus first, second and third in each category.
Under 15      40 – 44
15 – 19        45 – 49
20 – 24        50 – 54
25 – 29        55 – 59
30 – 34        60 – 69
35 – 39        70+

Chip timing, USTAF Certified Course

A portion of the proceeds will benefit Freeman Pediatric Therapy. Freeman Pediatric Therapy offers highly specialized treatments to children from birth to 21 years of age. Skilled, certified therapists evaluate and treat children with a varying range of physical, developmental and neurodevelopmental disabilities (disorders of brain function that affect emotion, learning ability, self-control and memory). Pediatric therapy focuses on working with the child to help build strength, improve movement and strengthen skills through individualized treatment sessions.