This is a 5K run and 2-Mile walk event held annually on Labor Day. The course starts at Covington Woods Park and is USATF certified. The 5K runs through a beautiful residential neighborhood that is flat to slightly rolling.

100% of the event's proceeds benefit children and adult eyesight conservation in Bowling Green and Warren County.

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The race T-shirt will only be guaranteed for those who pre-register by Aug. 20.

Strollers, bicycles, roller blades, and pets are not allowed on the course.

Registration Fees

5k Run - Presented by John E. Downing, M.D. Closed


2 Mile Walk Closed

1 Mile Bubble Run - Presented by Chaney's Dairy Barn Closed

BG3 Series

Run For Sight 5K is the first event of 3 in the bg3 Race Series. Sign up to participate in The Medical Center 10K and either the BG half or full marathon then celebrate that you will be in the select group of runners who accepted the challenge! Age restrictions apply for the half and full marathons.

Course Map

Event Schedule

  • September 4 5:00 PM CDT - Packet Pickup & On-Site Registration

  • September 5 6:00 AM CDT - Race Day Registration

  • September 5 8:00 AM CDT - 5k Run Start

  • September 5 8:00 AM CDT - 2 Mile Walk Start

  • September 5 9:00 AM CDT - 1 Mile Bubble Run Start

Contact Information

Event Location

1044 Covington Street, Bowling Green, KY, United States

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