Skip to main content

Ravenous Race 5K and 1 Mile Walk is being held in memory of Dean Valentini.  He was a patient at the James Graham Brown Cancer Center at University of Louisville where he received care and treatments for internal melanoma.  He was a fighter and was optimistic about their research efforts in their melanoma department.  ALL registration fees will be donated to the Melanoma Department at the James Graham Brown Cancer Center at University of Louisville in memory of Dean Valentini so that they can continue their research efforts.  


****If you would like to simply donate money towards melanoma research at James Graham Brown Cancer Center or if you would like to donate more money in addition to your registration fee, you have the opportunity to do so**** 

Click or copy and paste the link below which should direct you to "Giving to the Brown Cancer Center" at UofL James Graham Brown Cancer Center.  Under the donation amount, you have the option to designate your donation towards melanoma research as well as other areas of James Graham Brown Cancer Center.  

https://securelb.imodules.com/s/1157/giving/ulh/index-jgbcc.aspx?sid=1157&gid=1&pgid=336&cid=886

Registration fees

5K Run Closed

Registration closed
  • 5K Run at Chaney's Dairy Barn

    1. $30.00
      Mar 19 – Aug 11
    2. $35.00
      Aug 12 – Sep 21

5K Virtual Run Closed

Registration closed
  • 5K run at the time and location of your choice. The 5K Virtual Run will not be eligible for awards. Feel free to post a picture of your run on the Ravenous Race Facebook Page!

    1. $30.00
      Mar 19 – Aug 11
    2. $35.00
      Aug 12 – Sep 21

1 Mile Walk Closed

Registration closed
  • 1 mile walk at Chaney's Dairy Barn.

    1. $25.00
      Mar 19 – Aug 11
    2. $30.00
      Aug 12 – Sep 21

1 Mile Virtual Walk Closed

Registration closed
  • 1 mile walk at a time and location of your choice. Feel free to post pictures of your walk on the Ravenous Race Facebook page!

    1. $25.00
      Mar 19 – Aug 11
    2. $30.00
      Aug 12 – Sep 21

Ravenous Race

5aa44516899d7.jpg

5aa444ea3139a.jpg


5aa882a00b467.jpg

5aa9345f72426.jpg

Dean enjoyed running half marathons, full marathons, warrior dashes, and local races.


5aa9317361a1b.jpg

Dean was diagnosed with stage IV metastatic melanoma in June 2013, the year after he ran the Rock and Roll Half Marathon in Nashville, TN. 


5aa88265cfae2.jpg

Dean loved being a father to his two beautiful young daughters.

5aa882ba060e9.jpg

Being from Maryland, Dean was a huge Raven's fan! Here he is with his wife, Deana, whom he loved and adored very much.  

Here they are cheering on the Ravens!

The Ravenous Race name was inspired by Dean's love of his favorite football team. 


5K AWARDS

Overall Male and Female, Overall Masters Male and Female, Overall Grandmasters Male and Female

Top 3 Male and Female in each age group (Age groups listed below)

11 and under, 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 and over


*NEWLY ADDED AWARD DIVISION*:  5K STROLLER DIVISION

This award will be given to the 1st male and 1st female to cross the finish line pushing a stroller in the 5K race.  

We encourage teamwork in this division! 

The first male and female to cross the finish line in the the 5K race with a stroller will be named                             "Male Stroller Champ" and "Female Stroller Champ".

Only one person can push the stroller while crossing the finish line.

Those participating with a stroller are also eligible for age group awards.   

1 Mile Walk participants are not eligible for this award.


Day of Registration: $40 cash or check only

All particpants signed up by 9/4/2018 will be guaranteed  a t-shirt.  

All registrants after 9/4/2018 will get a t-shirt on a first come first served basis.

Packet pick-up will held at Chaney's Dairy Barn on 9/21/18 from 12:00 PM -6:00 PM.  If you are unable to pick up your packet during those hours, you will have the opportunity to get it prior to the race on 9/22/18.


 

We are pleased to announce our Title Sponsor:   Westen Dental Group                         5b37b6ad36f2e.jpg 

A huge thank you to our other sponsors:

5b06c9f8d6f11.gif

                                                                                     5b06ca5c35b54.png

                                                                                     

5b06cab155600.png

5b06c8131cfa9.jpg

5b53de368222b.png

5b06c9373553f.jpg5b06cb09ce512.png5b06c75b3f0d1.jpg 


Event Schedule

  • September 21 12:00 PM CDT - Packet Pick-Up at Chaney's Dairy Barn

  • September 22 6:00 AM CDT - Race Day Packet Pick-Up and Registration

  • September 22 7:30 AM CDT - 5K Run Start Time

  • September 22 7:35 AM CDT - 1 Mile Walk Start Time

  • September 22 8:30 AM CDT - Awards

Contact Information

Event Location

9191 Nashville Rd, Bowling Green

Click here to view map