ABOUT THE RACE
Join us for the 16th Annual Bowman Cup 5K Race on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. The race, named after fedora-loving former Kent State University President Dr. George Bowman, will begin at 8 a.m.
Participants are welcome to enjoy other Homecoming activities throughout the day, including the Homecoming Parade, Alumni Hospitality Tent and the Homecoming Football game.
ABOUT THE COURSE
The chip-timed race begins and ends in front of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center (SRWC). The state-of-the-art facility offers free parking for the event, indoor registration, restrooms and locker rooms.
This USATF certified course through Kent's residential area follows the Portage Hike and Bike Trail, letting participants enjoy its scenic route through Kent State University's surrounding community.