Upcoming 5Ks and races around the region:
Saturday, June 15
n Huntington Board of Realtors Presents the third annual Tower Hill Challenge Obstacle Course Race - Takes place at Barboursville Park with race beginning at 9 a.m. The start/finish line will be at the Amphitheater and will be one big loop, no back tracking this year. This is a cross country obstacle course race. You will be running on both single track trails and wider grassy trails, up and down hills, and encountering multiple obstacles along the way. Some of this years obstacles include the 12-foot wall, the mud pits, fire jump, tube crawl, etc. Entry fee is $45 for adults and children and under is $40. All proceeds from this event will be split 50/50 between the Barboursville Community Wellness Council and the Barboursville Volunteer Fire Department.
Sunday, June 16
n It Takes a Village 5K and Family Cook Out - Takes place at Barboursville Community Park with race starting 2 p.m. The 5K will start at the gate at the lake. The turnaround point will be the bridge by the soccer fields leaving the park. You will finish back at the arch by the lake. Signage will be posted and volunteers will be on the course to assist. Race is $25 per person.