Lighthouse Run

 

Lighthouse Run Starting Line 2019

SATURDAY, JULY 31, 2021

Now in its 43rd year, the Racine Family YMCA’s Lighthouse Run is one of Wisconsin’s premier annual road run/walks, offering competitive and non-competitive events. The acclaimed race and family event returns as a live event in 2021, featuring the 10-Mile and 4-Mile Competitive Runs, 2-Mile Fun Run/Walk, Kids Power Race and Mascot Challenge. This year’s course brings the historic race to the Village of Caledonia, starting and finishing at Olympia Brown Elementary School (RUSD), 2115 5 ½ Mile Road.

Lighthouse Run begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 1:00 p.m. Lighthouse Run begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends a

RUN HIGHLIGHTS

  • Participants can choose from four routes: 2-Mile or 4-Mile Fun Runs, 4-Mile or 10-Mile Competitive Runs
  • Awards are given to the top four males and females in the 13 age groups in the 4-Mile and 10-Mile Runs
  • The day is also filled with fun, healthy activities for the entire family, including the annual Kids Race, Mascot Race and Healthy Living Market!

RUNNERS RECEIVE

  • Performance Wear T-Shirt
  • Commemorative Race Bib
  • Commemorative Finishers Medal
  • Commemorative Finishers Certificate
  • Complimentary Beverages and After Party

REGISTER

 

Proceeds from participation in the Lighthouse Run support the Racine Family YMCA's STRONG COMMUNITIES CAMPAIGN that transforms the lives of Racine youth and families:

 

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

#KIDSTRONGRACINE

PROGRAMS THAT SERVE 1,000+ AT-RISK KIDS AND TEENS EACH YEAR

  • After school and summer initiatives that provide academic support and character development activities to improve grades, outlook and reduce summer learning loss
  • Mentorship for youth involved in or at high risk for involvement in the juvenile justice system to provide hope and the path to successful futures
  • Instruction that inspires healthy life choices

#FAMILYSTRONGRACINE

FAMILY STRENGTHENING PROGRAMS & SERVICES THAT ANNUALLY SERVE 800+ CHILDREN, TEENS AND ADULTS

  • Free, nutritious meals for families in need
  • Instruction in healthy food choices and meal preparation
  • Reconnecting non-custodial fathers with their children through parenting classes and job readiness training
  • Case-managed family engagement to provide resources and emotional wellness counseling with certified therapists for children, families and individuals
  • Workforce development and job placement assistance to lift families out of poverty

COMMUNITY HEALTH

#HEALTHSTRONGRACINE

INITIATIVES FOR THOSE WITH PHYSICAL CHALLENGES OR PRE-CONDITIONS, SERVING 265+ INDIVIDUALS EACH YEAR

  • LIVESTRONG program for cancer survivors and warriors
  • Exercise programs for individuals with Parkinson's
  • Diabetes prevention
  • Managing and monitoring blood pressure

SPONSORSHIPS

Area businesses, organizations and others are invited to join the fun as event sponsors! Many levels are available and are 100% tax deductible!

We value our relationship with you and will serve as good stewards of your generous support. We are committed to delivering valuable benefits and a positive partnership experience. Potential promotional opportunities vary from 10,000 to 100,000 impressions for one year, depending upon type and level of sponsorship. 

View our sponsorship opportunities: 

Sponsorship packet

 

 Thank you for being part of Lighthouse Run and helping to build a stronger Racine!

Strong Communities Programs

 

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