Run for the Son 5K & 10K Race
Benefitting Spencer Sacred Heart Catholic School
A new Virtual Run option is now available! Learn more below 👇
The 8th Annual Run for the Son begins in
Mark your calendar! Our 5K and 10K road races return on the new date of August 8, 2020.
The 8th Annual Run for the Son will be held on Saturday, August 8, 2020, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1111 4th Ave W in Spencer, Iowa. Both the 5K and 10K races are scheduled to begin at 9:00 AM. Our fun-focused event is open to all; walkers and non-competitive runners are welcome and encouraged to participate! All proceeds benefit Sacred Heart Catholic School, so come join us for a great morning of exercise and find your happy pace!
Registration is $30 per adult or $15 per youth (18 & under) through race day, and an event shirt is included. Shirts may also be purchased separately for $25/each. After August 3, shirts cannot be guaranteed for pick-up on race day. Race packet pickup and last-minute registration will be held in the Parish Hall on Friday, August 7, from 6:00-7:30 pm, and again on race day beginning at 7:30 am. You may register and pay online, or print and mail a completed entry form along with your payment.
A new Virtual Run option is now available for all registrants! Simply select “Virtual Run” on the registration form, in addition to your preferred 5K or 10K distance. After completing your run, submit proof of your stats by taking a screenshot of the workout on your smartphone or watch and emailing it to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday, August 14, 2020 (one week after the event).
A small transaction fee will apply. Youth registrations will receive a $15 discount on the confirmation page.
Make checks payable to Sacred Heart and mail to:
Sacred Heart Run for the Son
P.O. Box 817 • Spencer, IA 51301
Refreshments will be provided following the event, and prizes will be awarded to the male and female winner in each division:
5K Awards: Male & Female Division Winners
12 & under | 13-18 | 19-39 | 40-59 | 60 & over
10K Awards: Male & Female Overall Winners
Overall Male Winner | Overall Female Winner
(Remember, walkers and non-competitive runners are welcome and encouraged to participate!)