Join us for the Fourth Annual Fun Run on Sunday October 6th, 2019 starting at 9am!
Help us celebrate Belle Aire’s 50th Anniversary!
Everyone is welcome to join us for good ole family fun during/after the race.
Spectators: Come to mingle with other families and enjoy LIVE MUSIC, face-painting and more!
In case of inclement weather all activities will be held in the gym; we will run outside as long as weather conditions are safe.
Interested in becoming a race sponsor?
Interested in donating a gift card or other items to our raffle?
Please see our Donor form.
Runners: Register now
Early Bird Discount: $5 off each registered participant through September 1st, 2019
All participants will receive a race day bag with an official race t-shirt and sponsor-provided materials. Register by (to be posted soon) to be guaranteed your race day t-shirt & bag.
Race Bag Pick-up: Date and location to be posted soon Can’t make it? Pick up on race day.
Race cost details:
- Adults $40 – high school age and above
- Students $25 – K- Jr High
- Preschool kids are free – they can run or be pushed in strollers! (Do not register preschool kids as participants; If you want them to receive a race day t-shirt/bag, you do need to register and pay the $25 student rate.)
Note: The payment option “Sponsors will fund race costs” is available in the online registration form. Sponsors donating to a racer/family can make online payments by following the instructions here and including a memo with the family last name and “fun run.” Make note of your sponsors intending to make online donations alongside your cash donations to track progress toward your goal!
Day of Race Parking: All streets on the race route will close a half hour before the race begins and will open once the race is complete. Parking is available on the non-route streets or at Doerhofer Park.
5K & 1Mile Route
The 3 mile course will take place throughout the Belle Aire and Orchard Brook community and start and end on school grounds. Families and members of the community will gather to raise crucial funds for Belle Aire Elementary School. Neighborhood residents are notified in advance. See letter
As Belle Aire’s major fundraising event, proceeds generated from this event will support PTA efforts which include educational programs, theater trips, school events &assemblies, art awareness, and more, while promoting health and wellness among our students.
Contact us with questions or a desire to help!
Also visit our Facebook Page to see some great photos from the fundraiser. You don’t need a Facebook account to view them, but if you are a Facebook user, please like our Page to help you stay connected!
Fun Run History:
The Third Annual Fun Run was Sunday, September 30th, 2018! Results: Belle Aire raised a net profit of $7,600.
The Second Annual Fun Run was Sunday, October 1, 2017! Results: Belle Aire raised $13,925, including sponsors and had $3,300 expenses; net profit $10,625
The First Annual Fun Run was Sunday, September 25, 2016! Results: Belle Aire made $10,560, including sponsors, and had expenses of $3,300; net profit approx $7,300.
Want to know more about the event? Below are some of last year’s event details; come back soon for this year’s final information!
Raffle tickets – YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS OUT!!!
Before & ON race day: Tickets are available for purchase during lunch on dates to be announced. You can purchase for $2 each, 3 for $5 or 7 for $10. Winners will be announced on race day.
Can’t be there on race day? You do not have to be present to win so buy your tickets now!
There will be another raffle on the day of the Fun Run, just for attendees, with additional prizes. Come ready to purchase tickets and win! Learn more and check out the prizes!
Pie in the face!
Every student participant is entered into a drawing to throw a pie in the face of a staff member!
Come to race and throw pie in a face!
Schedule for Race Day:
8:30 a.m. – D.J. starts and runners begin arriving
8:50 a.m. – Pre-race warm-up led by True Balance Karate
9:00 a.m. – 1 Mile race starts
9:30 a.m. – 5K race starts