Event: K9 9K run OR walk- about 5.5 miles! Also 1 mile fun run/walk for young puppies, elderly or disadvantaged dogs. Come start your spring training right by running with your best friend - your DOG!
When: Saturday, May 18, 2013. 9K run starts at 9:00am. 9K walk starts at 9:15am. One mile fun run/walk starts at 10:00am. All runs/walks end in Bogert Park with a great community dog festival afterward. Rain, snow or sunshine!
Where: 9K Run/Walk starts at S. 3rd and Goldenstein and travels along subdivision roads and ends with the last three miles on Bozeman's trails! Finish is at Bogert Park with a big dog festival with booths, demonstrations, food, and more fun for all! One mile event starts and ends in Bogert Park and also enjoys scenic views along the course!
Why: Proceeds benefit the following organizations: Southwest Montana animal shelters, K9 Care Montana, and National Canine Cancer Foundation. Support our Montana animal shelters, therapy assistance dogs, and research into finding a cure for canine cancer!
Registration: Register NOW for this great event! Registration is $35 if registered by Friday, May 4. $40 between May 4 and event day. There will be registration on the day of the event. But why wait?!
What do you get for your registration fee?? The best schWAG bag ever. We put the WAG in schWAG bags! Each participant will receive a micro fiber tech shirt, treats for dogs and humans alike, bandanas, leashes, and more! T-shirts are guaranteed for the first 200 sign-ups. There were close to 250 people last year so register early to guarantee your great shirt!!
Packet Pick-Up: You can pick up your schWAG bag on two days before the event: Wednesday, May 15 and Thursday, May 16 from 4-7pm at Bozeman Running Company. Packets CANNOT be picked up on race day at the starting line, but can be picked up at the finish line area in Bogert Park. If registering on race day, you may pick up your schWAG bag at the finish area after the event in Bogert Park.
There's a HUGE raffle after the event with prizes to please all four legged and two leggeds alike!! From running shoes to hydration bags, dog backpacks to pet photography sessions - we have the prizes at the K9 9K!
For more information, go to facebook.com/bozemancanineclassic . Stayed tuned for more information. Please visit our facebook page and LIKE us to be kept abreast of the news and details leading up to the event in May.