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 10th annual Covington 5K continues to build on the previous 9 years. All proceeds for this year’s event will be contributed to named beneficiaries in the Covington community. The Covington 5K and Covington Community Foundation will be reviewing beneficiaries and announcing this year’s beneficiary soon.

Registration for the Covington 5K Run/Walk begins now and lasts until May 29th.  Click the button on the Covington 5K homepage or look for the race on On-site registration is available during packet pick up 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 31 and day of the event at 7 AM.

The cost to participate if registered on or before May 29th is $25.00 per person.  A Covington 5k Run/Walk t-shirt will be guaranteed for all registrations prior to May 24th.  An optional registration fee will be available this year of $20.00 that does not include a T-shirt.
To register on the day of the event is $25.00 per person and MUST be paid in cash.

*Official finishing times will be posted to by Crossroads Events 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.