5K Run/Walk

5K Walk Logo

Join us on May 17 for some Saturday morning fun, fellowship and inspiration. Competitive? Consider participating in our 5K run. Prefer something at a slower pace?  Join us for a leisurely walk around the beautiful downtown River Walk.  Proceeds raised through this event allows Ribbon of Hope Cancer Support Ministry to provide emotional, spiritual, and practical assistance for patients living in our community. 5 K walk run map 2014


Our annual Ribbon of Hope, Inc. 5k Run/Walk is scheduled for Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Island Park in Elkhart, IN. ON-LINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.

You may register from 4-6p on Friday, May 16 at All About Cycling located at 401 E Jackson Blvd, Elkhart or on-site the day of the event.

Runner registration opens at 7:45 on the morning of the event and must be completed by 8:15a.  Walkers may register from 9:30 until 10:30a.You can expedite the registration process at the event if you download and complete the ROH WalkRun Application-2014 and bring it with you along with your registration fee.

5K Runners

2011 5K Runners


  • Chip Timing Included
  • Music
  • Face Painting for the kids
  • Awards presented for the top 3 in each age group, top 3 male overall, top 3 female overall, top male master, top female master, to male grand master, and top female grand master.
  • Best parking is at High Dive Park just across from Thor Industries corporate HQ on Beardsley Ave

Schedule of Events

Runner Registration

5k Run begins (Race awards presented immediately following event end)

Walk Registration opens

9:35am Jazzercise Demonstration

Opening Ceremony

5k Walk begins

12:00 noon


Please help us THANK our sponsors:

Elkhart General Hospital

US Signcrafters

Four Winds Custom Heating & Air

Welch Packaging

Mr. and Mrs. Craig Fulmer

Triangle Rubber Company

Countryside Insurance

MapleNet Wireless

Michiana Hematology Oncology

Aluminum Trailer Company

Weldy Insurance Agency

Cutting Edge Machine & Tool

Mast Insurance Agency