About This Event
The 6th Annual On Guard 5K will be held on May 5, 2018 at Worcester State University. Join us as we bring together the community and Corrections for a day of family and run. The 5K course is perfect for walkers, runners, strollers and dogs. Bring the whole family!
The On Guard Initiative is dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of mental health and suicide prevention among Correction Officers and to foster a community of support and appreciation for the work that they do. Proceeds from the On Guard 5K benefit COs and their families and all On Guard programs. Please visit onguardinitiative.org for more information.
Registration and Check-In: 9:30 AM
Race Begins: 11:00 AM
Post Race: free cook out and live music
Race T shirts will be given to all who register by April 1st!
Awards will be given to the top finisher in the following categories:
Top Male Youth Finisher (under 16)
Top Female Youth Finisher (under 16)
Top Male Adult Finisher (16 and over)
Top Female Adult Finisher (16 and over)
Best Team Name
Best Team Costume
Note: Teams must be pre registered to qualify
Team Registration Style
Please select a method of registration below:
Join a Team:Pick from a list of team names on the next page and join your team.
Create a Team:Once you create a team, participants can join your team under the "join a team" option above.
Individual Registration:Register as an individual participant.
I know that running or walking for a road race is potentially hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I attest that I have read the rules of the race and agree to abide by them. I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, lighting, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, roller skates or roller blades are not allowed in the race and I will abide by all race rules. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and inconsideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release The On Guard Initiative, the commonwealth of Massachusetts, Worcester State University, the WSU Enactus chapter., and all event sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose.