Anywhere you want, Lexington & Louisville
Kapaaw Inaugural Virtual 5K
April 10 - May 31, 2021
Once you register you can choose to run by yourself, with a group of friends, or coordinate a challenge with others elsewhere in the city of Lexington.
All registrations prior to April 1st will include a t-shirt! T-shirt pickup will be on Saturday April 10th. All details will be sent with registration confirmation email.
Send us a post-race photo by email to & we will post it on this page.
ABOUT THIS RACE
For 5 years, the Kentucky Association for Professional African American Women (KAPAAW) has been working to serve and empower black women in Kentucky. Our organization hosts a few events that positively impacts our communities at large. KAPAAW works with organizations in our community under the umbrella of our programs which include Girls Who Lead, Leading Ladies and Irene’s Dream.
Through our engagements, we host free workshops to serve black women in the community, provide a free resource program for black single mothers under the age of 25 and provide them with free baby items, support Girls Who Lead our youth mentoring program for girls in middle and high school, and Leading Ladies our mentoring program for black female college students.
KAPAAW supports our members and the community by providing free resources and receiving item donations for our programs. KAPAAW strives to meets the basic needs for black women, college students, and youth. We strive to help our community in different ways to address obstacles and barriers.
We encourage you to wear your favorite be creative with your 5k attire! You may register as an individual runner/walker or with a group as a team. The members of your team must register individually. Teams can consist of adult and child members. We will recognize individuals and teams that demonstrate creativity with their race attire!
Thanks to our presenting sponsor Trauma Informed Counseling Center of Lexington, KY.
Main distance: 5km
Start location: Your favorite running spot
Start Time: Whenever you want
Certified course: No
Course records: it's up to you :)
Year established: 2021
Course description: Run whatever course you want
Prices & Deadlines
Registration deadline with shirt:
* All prices in CAD $
* This event doesn't allow refunds