SCHERERVILLE | Forest Ridge Academy will host its annual Hawaiian-themed 5K Trail Run, noncompetitive walk, and three-quarter-mile Kids Fun Run on Sept. 28 at Oak Ridge Prairie County Park, 301 S. Colfax St., Griffith. The Kids Fun Run begins at 9:30 a.m., while the walk and Hawaii 5K, a CRS Gold Cup Series Race, begin at 10.
The entry fee through Friday is $10 for Kids Fun Run with T-shirt, $20 for students in kindergarten through grade 8 to run/walk, and $25 for adults to run/walk, and an extra $5 after that date. Register by Friday to guarantee a tech shirt. Reservation forms are available at Forest Ridge Academy, 7300 Forest Ridge Drive, Schererville, or register online at www.fra.edu or www.thtiming.com
Race day registration will begin at 8 a.m. Splits and water will be given at first and second mile markers. Final results will be chip-timed by T & H Timing and posted at finish line, www.thtiming.com, and www.fra.edu.
Hawaii Five-O and Hawaiian attire is encouraged.
Prizes will be awarded to male/female overall and masters winners, top 3 male/female finishers by age group: 0-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, and 80-plus. Fun awards will be given for best costumes.
All proceeds benefit the Forest Ridge Academy Scholarship Fund. Contact FRA at (219) 756-7300 or www.fra.edu for more information.