The 28th Annual Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) Fun Run is Saturday, April 28 and will start and end at OMC Parkway Center in West Plains. This year’s theme is Hollywood Hustle and everyone is encouraged to dress as their favorite movie or TV character. All money raised will go into the Emergency Fund at the OMC Cancer Treatment Center.
Awards Ceremony: The Awards Ceremony for the 5K, Spirit Awards, and Corporate Team Awards will be held at 9:00 a.m. in the Willard Hunter Classroom in OMC Parkway.
5K Finishing Times: Trophies will be awarded in the 5K event to the five overall male and female finishers. Medals will be awarded to three male and female finishers in each age division, who are not in the top five overall.
Spirit Awards: Spirit awards will also be awarded to one child, one adult and one team. These awards are given to those who demonstrate the best costume on race day. Spirit judging will take place near the start line at 7:40 a.m. You must be present for the judging in order to win.
Corporate Team Award: West Plains Bank (last year’s Corporate Team Award winner) has issued a challenge to the community encouraging other businesses & groups to find creative ways to support the Cancer Treatment Center prior to the Fun Run! Join your coworkers or teammates in a fundraiser. The team who raises the most money will be awarded the Corporate Team Award, a special award to display at your business or organization. All donations must be collected and turned in by the close of the Packet Pickup at 5:30 p.m., Friday, April 27. The winner will be announced during the Fun Run Awards Ceremony on April 28.
Dog Show & Costume Contest
Back again this year! Bring the pooch out for a fun morning! If you want to participate in a walking or running event with your dog, complete the registration form on the reverse side and pay the entry for yourself and your dog, then follow all other race instructions. To just enter your dog in the Dog Show or Costume Contest, pay the $5 registration fee for your dog. The Dog Show and Costume Contest will begin at 9:15 a.m. in front of OMC Parkway Center. You may sign up for the Dog Show and Costume Contest the morning of the event beginning at 7:30 a.m. All dogs must be registered for the Dog Show & Costume Contest by 8:45 a.m. All dogs must be on a leash and have current rabies vaccination per city ordinance.
Dog Show Awards: Awards given for the Dog Show include: Best Small Dog, Best Medium Dog, Best Large Dog, Best Costume Small Dog, Best Costume Medium Dog, Best Costume Large Dog, and Best of Show. Judging will take place during the Dog Show that begins at 9:15 a.m. on April 28. Awards will be given following the show.
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