The Why

Helping to Promote a Healthy Community

Why the Covington 5K

The Covington 5K has a mission of helping to promote a healthy community. The 11th annual Covington 5K continues to build on the previous 10 years. All proceeds for this year’s event will be contributed to named beneficiaries in the Covington community. The 2020 Covington 5K proceeds will being going to benefit the Covington High School Marching Band and Covington Softball Program.

Registration for the Covington 5K Run/Walk begins now and lasts until Race Day.  Click the button on the Covington 5K homepage or look for the race on On-site registration is available during packet pick up.

The cost to participate if registered early is $25.00 per person.  A Covington 5k Run/Walk t-shirt will be guaranteed for all registrations 3 weeks prior to event day.  30 days leading up to event day, including event day, registration will be $30 per person and T-shirts will be provided while supplies last. To register on the day of the event, $30.00 per person and MUST be paid in cash or by card via the registration page.

*Official finishing times will be posted to by DC Timing LLC immediately following the event

Immediately following the 5K Run/Walk there will be a short “Fun Run” for children. The “Fun Run” is free and we invite all children to participate.