Bernie & Leo’s Birthday Bash 5K

Embassy Suites North Lexington
Lexington, KY 40511

Running > 5k

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Event Description

Come celebrate the birthday of Bernie Cornett (85) and Leo McMillen (86) as we honor these local running legends.


Sunday, November 13, 2022 at 2:00PM at The Embassy Suites North Lexington


  • Flat, fast course on Lexington's Legacy Trail
  • Commemorative race shirts (Men's, Women's and Youth Sizes)
  • Overall & AG Awards
  • DJ James Hummell/Freestyle Entertainment
  • Indoor restrooms  and convenient parking at the Embassy Suites North Lexington
  • Free Race Photos
  • Post Race Birthday Celebration with cake for all

CHARITY PARTNERS  We have selected charity partners based on the recommendations of Bernie and Leo.  Bernie has selected the Hindman Settlement School which is performing great work in Eastern Kentucky especially related to the recent devastating flooding.  Bernie grew up in Hindman, Kentucky.  Leo has selected Special Olympics Kentucky as his charity of choice.  Special Olympics has been making a difference in our community for many years.

PACKET PICKUP  We will hold a packet pickup on Friday, November 11th from 4-7pm at Fleet Feet Lexington at The Summit at Fritz Farm.  There will also be race day PPU at the Embassy Suites from 12:30-145pm.

AWARDS   We will present awards for the Overall Top 3 M/F Finishers as well as Top 3 M/F in 5-year age groups (0-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-85 and 86-90.



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