Firecracker 5K
Presented by I’On Club

Please note that the following race has been canceled due to COVID19 concerns

Come start the 4th of July with us! Our annual Firecracker 5K will begin at the I’On Club, race through the beautiful streets and trails of the I’On neighborhood, and finish in the I’On square near O’Brion’s. We run and walk to support the local charity I Got Legs, which seeks to create awareness and funds for mobility technology to improve the lives of the disabled.

The race begins at 7:30 a.m.

There will be awards for the top male and top female, as well as 1st, 2nd and 3rd places for the following age and gender groups:

  • Under 10
  • 10-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60+
  • 70+

This event will be rain or shine.  No bikes allowed.  This race is open to runners and walkers of all ages. Dogs and strollers are welcome on the course. However, we ask that you keep to the back, and be aware of the slightly rough terrain on the trails.

Packet pick-up will be at the I’On Club on July 3rd from 10 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. or the morning of race from 5:30 – 7:15 a.m.  T-shirts are guaranteed for runners signing up before June 14.

View the race map here.

Registration Fees:
$20: January 21-31
$25: February 1-28
$30: March 1-31
$35: April 1-June 13
$40: June 14-July 2
$50: July 3 & 4
$15: per youth runner (17 and under)

Register By Clicking Here

Parking: The Club parking lot will be available as well as the O’Quinn School (761 S. Shelmore Blvd).
Please refrain from parking in I’On Square, as the race and parade will end there and all spaces must be clear of cars.

Additional proceeds will benefit I Got Legs.


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