Make sure your timing chip is on your shoe.
It won't be able to record your time if it's
in your pocket or in your hand, so make sure
it's tied onto your shoe securely. If you
have forgotten your timing chip, come to the
starters' platform for a replacement.
5K for a Cause
One of the fastest growing divisions of the
weekend is the 5K
event, either chip or non-chip. The "Hope
and Possibility" 5K division welcomes
participants of all abilities, while the Road
Runners Club of America this year will use
the Flying Pig Fleet Feet Sports 5K for its
The Greening 'o the Pig
Make sure to recycle those water bottles you
get at the finish line. The bottles will be
collected and, with the help of asics, be
recycled into polar fleece outerwear, to be
donated to inner-city youth in Cincinnati.
Your efforts to keep the Pig 'green' will
help many more in the city!