Joplin RoadRunners' Inaugural Jack-is-Back!

Ruby Jack Trail Head
Carthage, MO 64836

Running > 10k, 5k

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Event Description

Runners can pick any single race (5K, 15K or 30K) or a combination of either 5/15K or 5/30K (pick option 5/15/30K in either case) .
The 5K race is run starting at 9am; the 15K and 30K both start at 10am and run concurrently. 30K runners receive a 15K and a 30K certified time.
5K run is 2.5K out-and back; 15K is 7.5K out-and back; 30K is twice the 15K course.

Participants will receive a USATF-certified time for any of the distances. Any MO age record set in to 5, 15 or 30K receives a special MO-record award, an online MO-record certificate and a MO age/gender record listing on MO and on

5K prizes:
- custom-designed trophy to top male/female;
- 10-year age group awards (age groups: 1-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60+).

15K and 30K prizes:
- custom-designed trophy to top male/female;
- awards to top-10 age/gender-graded runners (Age-Graded Performance % creating a level-playing field for all participants, regardless of gender or age).
- 30K runners receive 30K prizes only. 15K prizes are for 15K runners only.

Special event participation medals to all runners.

Any MO age record set in any distance receives a special MO-record award and online MO-record certificate.
All races are run entirely on the Ruby Jack trail. Course is flat, fast, and shaded.

$10/participant discount available for Joplin RoadRunners as well as companies registering 10 or more employees (please contact us to set up discount code for your employees).  

Quality long-sleeve tech Shirts optional, ordered during this online registration (for virtual runners the shirt is free).
Same-day Race registration starts at 8am at Ruby Jack trail head parking lot in Carthage.

Race direction by Joplin RoadRunners. 
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