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2018 Pre Run
September 15 • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm• $30.00
Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Prefontaine Memorial Run. The 10,000-meter road run is slated for 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 15th in downtown Coos Bay, Oregon, and is held in conjunction with the Bay Area Fun Festival, Coos Bay’s largest annual community celebration.
A stand-alone 5K high school cross-country team competition will start at 9:45 AM. Participating teams last year included Bandon, Brookings-Harbor, Cleveland, Douglas, Grants Pass, Henley, Lakeview, Marshfield, North Bend, Oakland, Reedsport, Roseburg, St. Mary’s, Siuslaw, Taft, Toledo & Waldport.
Awards for the open 10K Pre Run will be given in five-year age groups. First through third place finishers in each division will receive awards. The awards ceremony for both races will be held adjacent to the finish line on the Prefontaine Track at Pirate Stadium.
The entry fee is $30.00 if made prior to September 12th, and $40.00 thereafter. High School team competitors must register on athletic.net and receive a discounted registration fee. All race entrants will receive a T-shirt especially designed to commemorate the Pre Run. On-line registration is encouraged by logging on to the Pre Run website at www.prefontainerun.com. Applicants may call for further information at (541) 267-3165.