Beat Beethoven’s 5K Run & Walk
Beat Beethoven’s 5K Run/Walk is Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 9:00am starting at Heritage Park at Capitol Lake, Olympia Washington.
Besides having fun and supporting the Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia, the goal of the race is to BEAT BEETHOVEN!!! The race will start with the downbeat of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony and we’ll be cheering for you to cross the finish line before the Symphony ends – approximately 31 minutes!
All are welcome! Bring your friends, family, and fellow music lovers. This race is for all different speeds, ages, shapes, and sizes. Strollers are welcome. While we love our furry friends, please no dogs on the race course.
This event benefits the Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia (SOGO).
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION UNTIL SEPTEMBER 14
Early bird registration online is $35 (plus $3.00 fee), which includes a tee shirt, photo-op with Beethoven, and a SOGO certificate to attend a season concert. Sorry, no refunds
REGISTRATION SEPTEMBER 15-OCTOBER 4
Registration online is $35 (plus $3.00 fee), which includes a photo-op with Beethoven, a SOGO certificate to attend a season concert, no tee shirt. A limited number of $15 tee shirts will be available for purchase event day. Sorry, no refunds.
EVENT DAY REGISTRATION
Event day registration is $45 and begins at 8:15am. A limited number of $15 tee shirts will be available for purchase. Event day registration participants will have a photo-op with Beethoven, and a SOGO certificate to attend a season concert. No refunds.
Thank you for participating and supporting the Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia. Established 18 years ago by two very energetic high school musicians, today SOGO has over 125 members involved in one of three orchestras, a brass choir, and six concerts and events are held each season. Interested in joining? Click Join SOGO for more information and schedule your audition.
PRINTED REGISTRATION FORM
If you would like to download a printed registration form, please click REGISTRATION FORM.
PACKET PICK UP
Packets for Pre-Registered individuals will be available on the morning of the event October 6, 2018 at 8:00am.
The Awards ceremony takes place near the finish line.
Awards for top 3 male and female finishers of the 5K run.
Special recognition will also go to the following:
1. Male & Female: • 14 and under, • 15-19 years, • 20-29 years, • 30-39 years, • 40-49 years, • 50-59 years, • 60+
2. Best Beethoven look-alike
3. Best musical outfit (excluding the awesome 5K tee)
To ensure the best race experience, please group yourself in the appropriate section that best describes your level of musicianship!
1. CONDUCTORS: Serious runners
2. MUSICIANS: Novice runners, joggers, fast walkers
3. AUDIENCE: Walkers, strollers, and those that just want to have fun!
Please no pets