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10th Annual Eye Run for Vision 10K Run and 5K Run/Walk
Saturday, May 16, 2009 8:00 a.m., Mason, OH
The 10th Annual Eye Run for Vision will be held Saturday, May 16, 2009 at 8am at Luxottica Retail Headquarters in Mason, Ohio. The 5K Run/Walk and New 10K Run will Benefit OneSight Foundation. The Race is followed by a FREE Kids Fun Run at 9am.
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You've taken the first step in helping others see their world more clearly by your interest in the 10th Annual Eye Run for Vision. This year's Eye Run will be held on Saturday May 16, 2009 at Luxottica Retail, 4000 Luxottica Place, Mason, OH 45040. Come join the fun! Your participation and fundraising helps OneSight deliver clear vision to hundreds of thousands of people around the world and right here in our own community!
Saturday, May 16, 2009, at 8 a.m.
|START TIME:||Runners begin at 8:00 AM; fitness walkers at 8:01 AM. Fitness Warmup will begin prior to the Race at 7:45 a.m.|
|DISTANCE:||Choose between a 5K(3.1 miles) Run/Walk or 10K Run (new for 2009)|
The 10th Annual Eye Run for Vision 5K and 10K Starts and Finishes at the Luxottica Retail Headquarters.
The 10K will include much of the 5K route and will also include a loop through beautiful Corwin Nixon Park.
|WHERE:||Luxottica Retail Headquarters, 4000 Luxottica Pl, Mason Ohio 45040. Click Here for Google Map and Directions from your place.|
|BENEFICIARIES:||All Eye Run proceeds benefit OneSight, a Luxottica Group foundation dedicated to giving the gift of sight to those in need around the world and in our local community. Eye Run participants are encouraged to bring their gently used prescription glasses and non-prescription sunglasses. One Sight volunteers will clean, repair and recycle the used glasses to be hand-delivered during one of 20 annual OneSight Global Clinics in a developing country. For more information about the Foundation, go to the One Sight Website.|
|FREE KIDS FUN RUN:||Fun Run will begin at 9:00 a.m. Kids 10 and under. Kids receive free Eye Run Medal.|
|RAFFLE PRIZES:||All Eye Run participants will also eligible for many valuable door prizes including Oakley sunglasses.|
|EXTRAS:||All Entrants will receive an Eye Run t-shirt, a commemorative medal and a race goodie bag.|
|Teams will consist of 5 or more runners and walkers. Teams must Register by Wednesday, May 13th.|
Run Divisions: 14/under, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70/over
Walk Divisions: 29/under, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60/over
Trophies will be awarded to the top male and female runner and walker in each race. Age group awards to top three in each age division.
* 5K Run Divisions: 14/under, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70/over
* 10K Run Divisions: 14/under, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70/over
* 5K Walk Divisions: 29/under, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60/over
* Team Award for Team with the most participants
* Honorable mention for visually impaired participants
|POST RACE:||Awards Ceremony, Music, Raffles, Food and Beverages, Free Kids Fun Run|
|AWARDS CEREMONY:||Immediately following the Races.|
|RESULTS:||Complete Results will be posted online at www.Runningtime.net (here) following the race.|
Registration Fee: 5K Run/Walk - $20 Advance Registration. $25 Race Day.
Registration Fee: 10K Run - $25 Advance Registration. $30 Race Day.
All advance registrations includes an Eye Run t-shirt, a commemorative medal and a race goodie bag.
Register Online: Free Advance Online Registration is available through Wednesday, May 13th. Click here to register at the Eye Run Official Site. No service fee will apply.
You may also register online at GetMeRegistered.com if you are more familiar with that site. A small service fee will be added to your bill.
Register by mail by Printing a PDF Flier and Mailing. Click here for an Entry Form. Postmark by Saturday, May 9th.
Register by mail by Printing a non-PDF entry form and Mailing. Printable Entry Form (non-PDF). Coming soon.
Register in person at Luxottica Retail Headquarters: Friday, May 15th from 11:30am - 4:00pm at Luxottica Retail Headquarters
Register in person on Race-Day: Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m. - 7:45 a.m at Luxottica Retail Headquarters
Your Eye Run Registration
***** NO REFUNDS*****
|PACKET PICK UP:||Late Registration and Packet pick up will take place at Luxottica Retail Headquarters on Friday, May 15th from 11:30-4:00 pm|
|EMAIL ADDRESS:||All Pre-registered entries that include a valid email address will receive an email confirmation of registration prior to the race and will receive their individual results via email.|
The 10th Annual Eye Run for Vision 5K Run/Walk will be hosted at Luxottica Retail Headquarters, located at 4000 Luxottica Place in Mason, Ohio, 45040 (At the corner of Tylersville and Western Row Roads. Click Here for Google Map and Directions from your place.
Downtown Cincinnati/N. Kentucky I-71 North
Dayton I-71 South
From I-75 North
|PARKING:||Ample Free Parking available.|
|DONATE EYEWEAR:||DONATE USED EYEWEAR AT THE EYE RUN: We collect, recycle and prepare used eyewear to be distributed on International missions. Bring used prescription eyeglasses and non-prescription sunglasses to Eye Run and well recycle them! Donations will be accepted all day on Race-day.|
Google: 4000 Luxottica Place, 45040
Still have questions? Call 513-652-6225 for more information.
Contact us at 513.513-765-3RUN (3786) or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about the Foundation and to find out about other events, go to the One Sight Official Website