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Ryno Running is a for profit event coordination company that plans, promotes and directs 5K running events and charity events
Event Description This is your excuse to visit Las Vegas in the Spring. The Las Vegas 5K is one of the most exciting destination races in the Southwest. Ryno Running has created 3 events to accommodate all levels of ability.
Walk For Charity The Las Vegas 5K is excited to team up with The Jump for Joy Foundation to deliver the "Cease To Be Obese Crusade" walk for charity. The Jump for Joy Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides youth and families with the resources to combat childhood obesity. The Jump for Joy Foundation will be putting on a 1 mile fun run/charity walk, comprised of different fitness stations that will challenge participants of all ages. Come one come all! Parents and Grandparents are encouraged to join their kids and spark up a friendly competition. 100% of the profits for the "Cease To Be Obese Crusade" will be donated to the Jump For Joy Foundation. A portion of the proceeds will also go towards a scholarship for a UNLV student doing active research in the Child Obesity field. If participants do not want to participate in fitness activities, they can just walk the course for charity. Stick around for more fun during or after the event for our mini health conference. Vendors, sponsors and organizations from our community will be out there. For more information on the Jump for Joy foundation visit them on the web at jumpforjoyfoundation.org..
General 5K Set your PR on this fast, flat course. Prizes are issued to the top 3 finishers in each age division per gender and include free dinners, awesome gift certificates and exciting merchandise.
Competitive 5K Cash prizes are issued to the top 5 finishers per gender. Recommended PR's Mens: Sub 16:30 - Womens: Sub 19:30