The Wendell Foster Center is hosting an inaugural 5K race this June and they're currently offering a registration promo code that will save you $5 per entry.Get your racing shoes ready for Saturday, June 2, at 8 a.m.

The Wendell Foster 5K will be an official timed event starting at Wendell Foster and traveling around downtown Owensboro. Athletes will compete for cash awards and age group medals. Runners, walkers and running strollers for people with different abilities are all welcome to compete!  Or, you can just run or walk for fun!

The race will start at at Wendell Foster's Young Meeting House at 815 Triplett Street

Registration & Prices:
Register Online at:

Registration includes a bib with a chip time, free t-shirt, and recovery nutrition after the race.  Right now, you can register using the code WFNEWS.  That code will save you $5.  And that code is in effect through Noon on 5/30/18.


CASH: $100 will be given to the overall male and female winners!
A nice medal will be given to the top three in the following age groups for male and female:

• 14 and under
• 15-19
• 20-24
• 25-29
• 30-34
• 35-39
• 40-44
• 45-49
• 50-54
• 55-59
• 60-64
• 65-69
• 70-74
• 75+

Running Stroller Division:
We will have top three awards for the Running Stroller Division. The division will consist of individuals with a disability who are pushed in a running stroller.

Race Contact:
John Gleason, 5K Race Director