Join us for the 2020 PK9A K-9 5K, presented by our friends at Sarchione Ford of Wayneburg!
100% of event proceeds will benefit 40+ active and retired Ohio K-9's through the Police K-9 Association 501(c)(3) nonprofit and charitable organziation.
10/02/2020 11:59PM EST EVENT SOLD OUT
NO RACE DAY REGISTRATIONS
NO SPECTATORS ON RACE DAY UNLESS PREVIOUSLY REGISTERED
NO DOGS ON RACE DAY UNLESS PREVIOUSLY REGISTERED
Saturday, October 10, 2020
Canton Brewing Company
120 3rd Street NW, Canton, OH 44702
AS OF 09/10/2020 WE HAVE OFFICIALLY RECEIVED APPROVAL FROM THE CANTON HEALTH DEPARTMENT TO HAVE OUR IN-PERSON RACE! WE WILL BE ABIDING BY OHIO NON-CONTACT SPORTS GUIDELINES. WE WILL ALSO STILL OFFER OUR VIRTUAL OPTION FOR THOSE WHO CANNOT ATTEND IN-PERSON.
All registrations received before Friday, 09/11/2020 11:59PM EST will be guaranteed shirts and custom finisher medals. Registrations received after the date will be accepted into the race, but will not be guaranteed shirts or medals.
If you like to run or walk for a reason, now is your chance to participate in the 2020 K-9 5K race event coming to Canton, Ohio this October. This unique event features a K-9 demonstration after the race, fun photo opportunities and a FREE Chase the Tails kids' race. Stick around after for our post-race celebration party at the Canton Brewing Company.
As of Wednesday, September 23, 2020 the post-race party at the Canton Brewing Company is SOLD OUT! No further reservations will be taken.
Runners and walkers, you can add to your registration in three different ways:
1. Add on a custom PK9A 16 oz. pilsner glass - available in quantities of 1, 2, 4 and 8! SOLD OUT!
2. Register your dog! You can run or walk with your dog and you will receive a custom PK9A dog tag! Limit: one dog per registrant please. SOLD OUT!
NO RETRACTABLE LEASHES!
3. Add on a custom PK9A 64 oz. growler - the perfect keepsake for K-9 supporters and beer drinkers! - Available in quantities 1-5! SOLD OUT!
More Event Options
Calling all kids 12 & under! Don't miss your unique experience by signing up for our FREE kids' race 'Chase the Tails'. Dash 1/4 mile to the finish line with K-9 Kilo! SOLD OUT!
Don't want to run or walk, but still want to attend our event to support our K-9's? Opt for the discounted 'Race Day Here for Beer' option to receive a PK9A 64oz. growler. No running or walking required! SOLD OUT!
Can't make it to the event, but want to support the K-9's? No problem! Select the 'Virtual Race' option to run / walk from anywhere / anytime! All virtual registrants will be mailed a 2020 PK9A shirt and custom finisher medal the first week in October.
Virtual Registrants will be mailed their packets the first week in October.
Early Packet Pickup will be Friday, October 9, 2020 4:00-7:00PM at the Canton Brewing Company - 103 3rd Street NW, Canton
Race Day Packet Pickup will begin on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 8:00AM at the Canton Brewing Company - 103 3rd Street NW, Canton
The Police K-9 Association is a 501(c)(3) responsible for providing K-9 handler education and raising funds for 40+ active and retired Ohio K-9's between 20 different police and sheriff departments. The costs of maintaining a prosperous K-9 program are often excluded in city and county financial budgets. Bullet proof vests, unforeseen medical expenses and training equipment are a handful of items the PK9A® raises funds for. 100% of event proceeds will benefit 40+ active and retired Ohio K-9's.
- For the most accurate results, the 5K will be chip timed at both the start and finish lines.
- The 1-Mile, Kids' and Virtual races will not be chip timed.
- The FREE Kids' Race Chase the Tails will begin on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 9:30am.
- The 5K and 1-Mile will begin on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 10:00am.
- The Virtual race can be completed by registrants at their own leisure, anywhere, anytime.
- Registrants for the 5K, 1-Mile and Virtual, will receive a limited-edition race shirt and unique finisher medal.
- The FREE Kids' Race does not include a finisher medal or shirt.
- 5K, 1-Mile and Virtual registrants can register their dogs and will receive a PK9A dog tag. SOLD OUT!
- 5K and 1-Mile registrants can add on the option to purchase a custom PK9A 64oz. growler, available in quantities 1-5. SOLD OUT!
- 5K and 1-Mile registrants can add on the option to purchase custom PK9A 16 oz. pilsner glasses, available in quantities of 1, 2, 4 or 8. SOLD OUT!
- For those who would like to support the event, but do not wish to run or walk, you can purchase the K-9 growler separately by registering under the "Race Day Here for Beer" option. You can also add pilsner glasses onto your Here for Beer registration. SOLD OUT!
Event DetailsEvent Location:
Canton Brewing Company: 120 3rd Street NW, Canton, OH 44702
Early Packet Pickup:
Canton Brewing Company - Friday, October 9, 2020 from 4:00 – 7:00PM
Race Day Packet Pickup:
Canton Brewing Company: Saturday, October 10, 2020 8:00 – 9:45AM
Race Day Schedule:
Saturday, October 10, 2020
8:00AM: Race Day Packet Pickup Begins
9:30AM: Start FREE Kids' Race
10:00AM: Start 5K and 1-Mile
12:00PM: Post Race Party at the Canton Brewing Company SOLD OUT!
12:30PM: Awards Ceremony will be Broadcasted on Facebook Live
1:00PM: Live K-9 Demonstration
- Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female Overall
- Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female per Age Group:
- 0-9,10-14,15-18,19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
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