32nd Annual Novartis Run
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Runners: Novartis Consumer Health and the Lincoln Track Club invite you to celebrate family fitness by participating in the April 12, 2014 Novartis Run. Everyone is welcome in the 2-mile fun run / walk and the 10 kilometer race. The 32nd Annual Novartis Run has a long history of providing not only a fun family event, but also a competitive race for top area runners competing in the Lincoln Track Club circuit.
Designated as the lead over-the-counter manufacturing site for Novartis Consumer Health, the Lincoln plant manufactures and distributes quality products throughout the United States.
The plant is located on 420 acres northeast of Lincoln, and contains over 330,000 square feet. Major products marketed and manufactured by Novartis Consumer Health are Benefiber®, Excedrin®, Theraflu®, and Sentinel®
The focus of the Novartis Run is family involvement—fun and fitness for all! Contact Lana Tolbert, 402-570-6178 for additional information.
Participants in the 2-mile fun run/walk and 10K race will receive a T-shirt.
Prizes will be given in the 10K race and 2-Mile fun run/walk. Gift certificates may be redeemed from the Lincoln Running Company.
10K: the top three men and women finishers will receive gift certificates as follows: 1st — $100, 2nd — $75, 3rd — $50. Age divisions (men and women): 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and up, and wheelchair. The top three men and top three women in each 10K division will receive $25, $15, and $10 gift certificates respectively.
2-Mile: In the 2 mile fun run/walk, the top three men and women will receive $25, $15, and $10 gift certificates respectively. There will be no age division winners in the 2 mile fun run/walk.
There will be no duplication of awards.
The Novartis Run is the second run in the Kids’ Grand Prix series. This special program for elementary children provides prizes based on participation in selected LTC races in the spring and summer. Watch for future runs.
All runners are encouraged to complete the online entry process. THERE WILL BE NO RACE DAY ENTRIES
Entry fees completed by 5:00pm (central time zone)
April 5, 2014 are $18.00 and $15.00 for each additional family member. After 5:00pm (central time zone) April 5, 2014 a late fee of $10.00 will be charged. THERE WILL BE NO FAMILY DISCOUNT.
If you haven’t registered before registration closes on April 9, 2014 at 5:00pm (central time zone) there will be one final opportunity to register IN PERSON AT EARLY PACKET PICKUP on Friday, April 11, 2014.THERE WILL BE NO FAX or PHONE IN ENTRIES AND NO RACE DAY ENTRIES
Earlier Pickup: Friday, April 11, 2014 from 10:00am – 5:30pm, Lincoln Running Company, 1213 Q Street, 474-4557.
Race Day: 7:45am – 8:45am at Holmes Park. NO RACE DAY ENTRIES.
After the race we will again have refreshments in the park for all participants. Plus gift certificates and prizes.
Results will be available on this website and will not be mailed.
Good Runners, Better People seeks to help established runners to become better citizens and create a more welcoming running community. You are invited to donate your gently used running clothes and gear at all Lincoln Track Club races.
Your clothes will be redistributed to local middle and high school athletes and will help support a college scholarship fund for high school runners. To learn more about Good Runners, Better People, visit www.lrc-racing.com/good-runners-better-people