FOX 8 FOX Trot FAQ: What you need to know for race day
The second annual FOX 8 FOX Trot is this morning.
This year, ‘The Wounded Warrior Project’ is the charity that will benefit from the race.
The FOX 8 FOX Trot is presented by your Northern Ohio Honda Dealers.
The race takes place at Voinovich Park. The one-mile walk begins at 8 a.m., with the 5K run starting an hour later at 9 a.m.
If you are planning on attending, we have a personal guide to help you with everything you need to know to take part– from registration, to parking, even donating to a great cause.
1. ONLINE REGISTRATION
Online registration closed Friday night at 7 p.m.
**But, if you haven’t registered yet, don’t worry. You are still able to register the morning of the race.**
2. PACKET PICKUP & REGISTRATION
You can still pick up your packet on race day. Inside the packet will be your t-shirt, wristband and race bib number.
3. START TIMES
5. PARKING INFO
To make it a little easier for your planning, we have a list of locations where you can park on the day of the race:
Great Lakes Science Center
601 Erieside Avenue
Opens at 7 a.m.
North Point Garage
1111 E 9th Street
Opens at 6:30 a.m.
West 3rd Lot
554 West 3rd Street
Opens at 7 a.m.
Northcoast District Port Authority Visitor Parking Lot
796 Erieside Avenue
Opens at 6 a.m.
1151 North Marginal Road
Lakefront Municipal Lot
1500 South Marginal Road
7. CHARITY AUCTION
As if running or walking to support an amazing cause wasn’t enough, people had the chance to walk away with some very cool collectibles and help the Wounded Warrior Project at the same time.
Our friends at Hermes Road Racing hosted several eBay auctions, including tickets to a Cavs game of your choice to see LeBron back on the court in Cleveland; a guitar signed by Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, James Taylor; another guitar signed by country superstars, Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, and Florida Georgia Line.
You also had the chance to win a catered breakfast during our morning show, as well as a tour of FOX 8.
The auction ended on Tuesday, Aug. 19; you can click the links below if you’d still like to see what was up for auction.
- Cleveland Cavaliers tickets to a game of your choice
- Nick Swisher autographed bat (Cleveland Indians)
- Alex Mack autographed football (Cleveland Browns)
- James Taylor autographed guitar
- Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Florida Georgia Line autographed guitar
- Breakfast with the FOX 8 News Morning Show + tour