Register for the 2019 Night Glow 5K

The "Original" Night Glow Event in Stark County has become one of the premier running events in northeast ohio attracting on average 1,500 participants.   Please join us on Friday, June 28th for a unique event that starts late in the evening with fireworks and finishes in the North Park across from the High School in the midst of the Jackson Community Celebration.

The township police are asking race participants to park in the west parking lots behind the high school.

3:00pm - Packet Pickup & Race Day registration - Jackson High School (7600 Fulton Drive N.W. Massillon, OH 44646)
9:15pm - Half Mile Fun Run - start/finish is on Community Parkway inside Jackson North Park near the 5K finish line.
9:30pm - 5k Run & Competive Walk - start on Fulton Drive in front of Jackson High School and finishes on Community Parkway inside Jackson North Park.

Prizes for the 5K Run will be top 5 overall and 4 in each age group.  The 5K Competitive Walk will be top 3 overall and 3 in each age group.  Awards will be given out at the conclusion of the event - the awards tent will be near the finish line just stop by and we will hand you your award if you placed in your age group. We will have live results for you to check to see if you in fact an age group winner. 

All donations go to maintain and expand park service in Jackson Township. Donations can also be given by going to this link fundraiser page, donations can also be made through the registration process.

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Price for 5K Run & Fun Walk (Ages 10 & Under), 5K Run & Fun Walk (Ages 11-14), 5K Run & Fun Walk (Ages 15-18), 5K Run & Fun Walk (Ages 19 & Over), 5K Competitive Walk (Ages 10 & Under), 5K Competitive Walk (Ages 11-14), 5K Competitive Walk (Ages 15-18), 5K Competitive Walk (Ages 19 & Over), and Half Mile Fun Run will increase in 2 months.
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WAIVER OF LIABILITY: I know that participating in Jackson Night Glow 5K is a potentially hazardous activity. I agree not to enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of an Event official relative to my ability to safely complete the Event. I am volun­tarily entering and assume all risks associated with participating in the Event, including, but not limited to, falls, contact with other participants, spectators or others, vehicular or other traffic, the effect of the weather, including heat and/or humidity, wind, cold temperature, wet or icy surfaces, falling tree branches or other overhead objects, traffic and other conditions of the course, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this Waiver and knowing these facts, and in consideration of your acceptance of this application, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Released Parties (defined below), from present and future claims and liabilities of any kind, known or unknown, arising out of my travel to or from or my participation in the event or related actives, including personal injury or death, or property or economic damage, whether caused in whole or in part by the Released Parties or any other person or thing at the Event and even though such claim or liability may arise out of negligence or fault on the part of any of the Released Parties.

PUBLICITY RELEASE: I grant permission to each of the Released Parties to use or authorize others to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of my participation in the Event or related activities, including my name, for any legitimate purpose without remuneration.

RELEASED PARTIES: This Waiver and Release is given to Night Glow committee, Board of Trustees of Jackson Township Stark County, Ohio, Jackson Township Parks & Recreation department, Jackson Local Schools, the Ohio Challenge Series, RS Racing Systems, all sponsors and officials of the event, and the officers, directors, employees, contractors, volunteers, agents, representatives, and successors of the foregoing.

GUARDIAN’S PERMISSION AND RELEASE FOR MINOR: If I am signing this Waiver and Release on behalf of a minor, I understand and agree that my child’s participation in this Event is by my choice and, I agree that the Wavier and Release above applies equally to my child and me and any claims I, he or she may have. I also waive any derivative claims that relate to or arise out of my child’s participation in the Event. I also agree that the Publicity Release above applies to my child and me.

RULES OF THE EVENT: I agree that attendance and/or participation in the Event is subject at all times to any and all rules and regulations of the Event.   All entries are non-refundable.