Run For The Ivy

Ivy Tech hosts 14th annual Run for the Ivy 5K/10K

Ivy Tech Community College Columbus will host its 14th annual Run for the Ivy 5K/10K on Saturday, April 28. The event will begin outside Poling Hall, the main Ivy Tech building, 4475 Central Avenue in Columbus. The run is an event for everyone, with proceeds used for Ivy Tech scholarships and programs.

The entry fee is $25. Interested individuals can register online at or call 812-374-5342.

The free Kids Fun Run begins at 10:30 a.m. Sign-up for the children will be available at the race. Every child is a winner and will receive a ribbon for participating. Childcare and activities for children ages two and up will begin at 8:30 a.m. on race day for children whose parents or caregivers are participating in the 5K run. The cost for this service is $5 per child.

Registered participants may pick up their race packet at Ivy Tech from noon until 5 p.m. on Friday, April 27. On race day, packet pick-up will start at 8 a.m.

Water will be available at a water station along the course, as well as at the finish line. Complimentary food and drink will be available to all race participants at the finish line. An awards ceremony will be held following the Kids Fun Run at approximately 10:30 am. Prizes will be awarded to 1st and 2nd place winners in each age division for each event.

Information: Amy Ables, or 812-374-5342.