Run to the Moon


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Join us for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing -- 7.20.1969-7.20.2019 at Wapakoneta, Ohio, the boyhood home of Neil ArmstrongThis race offers both a 5k and 10k race distance along with the 1 Mile distance. Runner Amenities include: Free entry to the Armstrong Air and Space Museum..
Double Stuff Oreo Challenge, 1 Mile Kids Fun Run, 10 K, and 2 more
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Sat 20th Jul 2019 - 8:30am Sat 18th Jul 2020
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Wapakoneta, United States
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Where and when
Wapakoneta, OH 45895, USA
Start times
8:30am Sat 18th Jul 2020
5 K:
8:30am |
1 M Run:
8:00am Sat 18th Jul 2020
10 K:
9:30am Sat 20th Jul 2019
1 Mile Kids Fun Run:
Sat 20th Jul 2019
Double Stuff Oreo Challenge:
Races summary
Here's what races are available for Run to the Moon
5 K
10 K
1 M Run
1 Mile Kids Fun Run
Route information
**Double Stuff Oreo Challenge
**Get a double stuff medal by completing both the Run to the Moon and the Freedom Run (07/04/2019).
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What's included
  • Enjoy the 100 signs on the courses this year! Learn what’s amongst the stars as you make your way to the finish line!
  • Markers will be at each mile.
  • Water stops 10K, miles 1.5, 3.25, 4.25 and 5.5 respectively. 5K, miles 1.25 and 2.5.
  • Course Marshals will be at intersections for participant and vehicle safety
  • Medical Assistance: Medical Personnel are available, just ask an official.
  • Refreshments will be available at the finish line area.
  • Shower facilities are available at the Wapakoneta YMCA. Wapakoneta YMCA 1100 Defiance St., Wapakoneta, OH. Just show your race bib! (5 miles from the Museum).
10K, 5K, 1Mile Bling Run: Receive a bib, shirt and a medal
1 Mile Kids Fun Run: No shirt or medal. If you want those goodies you must register for the Bling Run
How to get there
Wapakoneta, OH 45895, USA
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Parking is available in the Armstrong Museum parking lot, on the front grass of the museum, the back parking lot of LOWES and the back
lots of Bob Evans and the Holiday Inn Express.
Event day logistics
PACKET PICKUP will be available at three different locations in advance of race day. Please take advantage of early Packet Pickup to avoid the race day crowds and delays. The race will start on time and not be delayed if runners are still waiting in line to pick up their packets.
SATURDAY JULY 20- RACE DAY!- Inside the Museum from 6:30am to 7:45am. Don't be late! Race Day registrants are NOT guaranteed a shirt. Please register on-line before race day.
Prepacket Pickup
Wednesday 18th July

12:00 - 18:00 - 6123 Far Hills Ave. Dayton, OH 45459
**Thursday 19th July
**12:00 - 19:00 - 321 North Main St. Piqua, OH 45373
**Friday 20th July
**17:00 - 19:00 - 16 East Auglaize St. Wapakoneta, OH 45895
**06:30 - 08:00 - Packet pickup for registered runners
06:30 - 08:00 - Race day registration
08:15 - 10K start
08:30 - 5K and 1Mile Bling Run start
09:30 - 1 Mile Fun Run
1 reviews
BigMedalAmazing medal
ThumbsUpWell organized
ParkingGreat parking
Lesa Y
Did the race in 2020
I missed the in person energy of the actual race day but did enjoy still being able to participate in the event. It was fun communicating & participating with my BF while being in different OH counties!
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