Run by the River 09 May 13

The Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival committee is seeking runners to participate in the Water Carnival “Run by the River” 8k, one mile kids run, 5k fun run/walk to be held on Saturday, June 15th.

Registration and race start will be at Jaycee Park. Registration begins at 6:30 am. The 8K run begins at 8:00 am, the 5K begins at 8:30 am, and the kid’s one mile begins at 9:30 am. Entry fees are $15.00 pre-registered and on race day for the kids run; $25.00 pre-registered and $30.00 on race day for the 8K and 5K fun walk/run; ($60.00 pre-registered family max, no maximum day of race registration). Pre-registration prices are good through June 14th, 201. New this year, this will be a Chip Timed Race…results available right after run.

Participants must be pre-registered by June 1st in order to receive a commemorative race T-shirt. Those registered after June 1st are NOT guaranteed to receive a T-shirt so don’t delay, register today.

Gift certificate prizes will be awarded to the top two boys and girls in each of three age groups: 8 & under, 9 – 10, and 11 – 12. Medals will be awarded to the top two men and women in the following age groups: 17 and under, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, & 60 and over.

Proceeds will also benefit the Hutchinson Health Care Foundation Scholarship Program. This program creates $500.00 scholarships for High School seniors pursuing a career in a health care field.

Registration forms are available online at

For more information contact Laura Beach at (320) 234-6287 or