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Presented by

Freedom Greyhound Rescue of Aurora &

The City of Aurora Parks and Recreation Department

Sponsored by:

Aurora Veterinary Clinic

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Sunny Lake Park

885 Mennonite Road

Aurora, Ohio 44202

Registration: 7:30am

5K Race/Mutt Strut: 8:30am

Suitability:  Adult, kids, families, men, women and, four-legged fur-kids!

Strollers permitted


Pre-registration cost: $20

Same day registration: $25

Virtual run registration: $25

Both online and mail in registration available

Feel free to bring your dog to participate in the 5K and/or Mutt Strut.  Our greyhounds will be along the course cheering you on. All dogs must be current on vaccinations, friendly and leashed.  Please no retractable leashes for the safety of all our runners and pets.

*If you are unable to attend, you can do the virtual 5K run or 1.75 mile walk from anywhere!  You will receive a t-shirt after the day of the race.  


There will be awards for overall top female and male finisher, as well as top three finishers in each of the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60 and over.  Also awards for top three dogs in the Mutt Strut!

Refreshments. door prizes and drawings for gift baskets/gift cards after the race!  To guarantee a 2019 T-shirt in your size and and pup packs for all participating dogs, you must register by May 15th, 2019!

Same day registration and packet pick up will open at 7:30 am.  Both races will start at 8:30 am near the E. Mennonite Road entrance to the park. The 5K participants will be running an out and back course while the Mutt Strut will continue along the 1.75 mile loop around the beautiful lake.

If you are not a runner and would like to volunteer for this family fun event, please contact us.  

Help is always needed and welcomed!







More information coming soon - if you have questions, please call:
(877) 50GREYS
or (330) 562-0555
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