Come join in the fun as Montessori Christian Academy presents its third annual fundraiser 5k and children's race with St. Patrick's Day theme! Montessori Christian Academy is a private preschool and elementary institution incorporating Christian teaching and Montessori methods.


The race starts at 10 am at the academy, 2417 East Main, Batesville. A Leprechaun Lap for kids 3-12 precedes the race at 9:30. Parking is available at LaCroix Optical, Hope Lutheran Church, and the school lots.


St. Pat's is the theme, so lads and lasses are encouraged to dress in fittin' attire! Brilliant! And ye'll be lovin' a free Leprechaun Lap for the wee ones 3-12, at 9:30 am.


Online/advance 5K registration: Adults, $20; Ages 11-18, $15; Ages 1-10, $10. Race day: Adults, $25; Ages 11-18, $20; Ages 1-10, $15. Make checks out to Montessori Christian Academy. Free Leprechaun Lap for kids 3-12.


A T-shirt is included with the entry fee, but extra T-shirt orders will require additional payment. Extra T-shirts in adult and child sizes are $15. T-shirts will be distributed at check-in/registration the day of the race. Sizes: Adult S, M, L, XL, XXL or Child XS, S, M, L, XL.


Click to register online or download a printable PDF entry form. Please make checks out to Montessori Christian Academy, and mail (if applicable) to Montessori Christian Academy, 2417 East Main, Batesville, AR 72501. Race-day registration, 8-9:30 am.


The course is roadway and sidewalk, around and on the UACCB campus. Runners start at the back lot of the academy's neighbor, LaCroix Optical, and make an out and back loop around the academy and on the UACCB campus. The free Leprechaun Lap for kids 3-12 is a dash along the Lacroix lot.


The Top 3 male and female runners and walkers receive awards, along with male and female runners in age groups 0-9, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+.


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