Pewee Valley Spring Training 5K

April 8, 2009 by  
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pvfd5k2009The Pewee Valley Fire Protection District will be hosting its 3rd annual Spring Training 5k Run/Walk on Saturday April 11th, 2009. Race begins at 9:00 AM with a Registration time of 8:00 AM at Pewee Valley Town Square All proceeds from the event will again benefit the WHAS Crusade for Children.

The run/walk will be held in the heart of Pewee Valley, winding through the beautiful historic scenery of Houston Lane, Mount Mercy Drive, Muirs Lane, and Rollington Road. Participants and their families will get the chance to view historic fire trucks on display and participate in free health screenings and door prizes.
Pre-Registration for participants is $20 and $25 on Race day which begins at 8:00am with the run/walk starting at 9:00am. For more information on participating in the run, pre-registration, or becoming a sponsor please contact or call 241.0025.

Oldham County Parks – Holiday Walk

December 4, 2008 by  
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Holiday Walk benefitting Teddy Bear Tree Scheduled for December 13th

Great Opportunity to Walk the New Wendell Moore Park Trails
and Benefit the Teddy Bear Tree Program

The Parks and Recreation Department in partnership with Tri-County Community Action Agency is sponsoring a 2-mile charity walk on the new Wendell Moore Park trails.  The event begins at 9:00 am.  Proceeds will go to help needy children this holiday season.

The cost is $10.00 pus a new, unwrapped toy.  Participants will receive a T-shirt.

Interested participants can download the registration form at

Oldham County Aquatic Events

September 3, 2008 by  
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This week marks the end of the season for the Oldham County Aquatic Center, here are the two final events planned for the 2008 season.

Mini-Triathlon: Saturday, September 6th: Our USAT sanctioned Mini-Triathlon is held at Wendell Moore Park on the first Saturday after Labor Day The event includes a 400-meter pool swim, an 8-mile bike ride on a non-closed road course and a 3K run that includes firm surfaces and cross-country segments. The race costs $25.00 per individual and $55.00 for three-person teams. Non-USAT members must add $10.00 per participant to cover one-day insurance. The top three finishers in a variety of age groups as well as the men & women’s overall winner receive awards. Registration begins July 1st. Please call 225-0655 for more info and registration.

The Dog Party: Sunday, September 7th, 1:00-3:00 pm: Bring your dog to the Oldham County Aquatic Center for a dip at this fun & unique event held on the last day of pool season. EVERY DOG MUST HAVE Current Immunization Record, be on a leash and have a pooper-scooper with them.

Only $5.00 per friendly pup, people are free!

Louisville Iron Man

September 2, 2008 by  
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Apple Patch Scenic 5K

August 13, 2008 by  
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Apple Patch Scenic Road
5K Run & 1 Mile Walk
Brownsboro, KY

Saturday, September 13, 2008
8:30 a.m.
Brownsboro General Store & Eatery
(1 Mile North Of I-71 On Hwy. 329)

Registration – 7:30 / Run – 8:30 / Walk – 8:30
Early Entry Fee: $15.00 by September 5, 2008

Late Entry Fee: $20.00 after September 5, 2008

Awards: All participants receive a distinctive Apple Patch t-shirt and the top three finishers in each age group receive trophies.

Those that complete the Grand Slam will receive the t-shirt honoring their accomplishment at registration. Overall Grand Slam winners will be presented after the awards for the Apple Patch run

Race Route : Runners will start next to the Eatery heading east on Old Zaring Road, north on Glenarm to Hwy. 1817, ½ mile east on 1817 then turn around and retrace route to finish at the Eatery. Walkers will proceed east on Old Zaring for ½ mile then turn around and finish at the Eatery.

Help support adults with mental retardation.

For race forms, more information, or to become a sponsor, contact Joe at 502-657-0103, or Email:

Oldham County Night – Bats Baseball

August 7, 2008 by  
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Oldham County Night @ Louisville Slugger Field

Friday, August 8 @ 7:05 p.m.

Please join us for Oldham County Night at Louisville Slugger Field on Friday, August 8 @ 7:05 p.m. Enjoy a $2 beer “Happy Hour” from 5:30 – 7:00 on the Overlook Deck, a black Bats cap giveaway to the first 2,500 fans through the gates, post game fireworks and other various promotions throughout the game. Don’t miss out on this great evening of fun and baseball for the entire family!

Tickets for this special event are only $6!

Open to the Public

Tickets must be ordered in advance of the game date. Seats will be sold on a first come, first served basis. You can purchase tickets by calling Tony Brown @ (502) 614-4503 or Hal Norwood @ (502) 614-4520.

Oldham County Grand Slam

August 2, 2008 by  
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Saturday, August 9, 2008
8:30 a.m.

Oldham County Grand Slam of Running
Location: Fastline Publications, LLC
4900 Fox Run Road
Buckner, KY  40010

This year’s Fastline Fun-Raising 5K Run/1 Mile Walk will benefit the following charitable organizations:  Metro United Way, American Cancer Society, March of Dimes, and Habitat for Humanity.

The run and walk will start and finish at Fastline Publications, LLC, in Buckner, KY.  The course is flat to slightly hilly through a rolling neighborhood.  There will be a water stop at the halfway point and splits will be called each mile.  The course will close at 9:45 a.m.

Early Entry Fee: $15.00 up to July 25, 2008
Late Entry Fee: $20.00 after July 25, 2008
Awards: All participants will receive a t-shirt for their participation.  Late entries cannot be guaranteed a t-shirt.  Runners will be awarded trophies for the top male and female in each age group.
Race Packets: Race packets will be available and must be picked up between 7:00 – 8:15 a.m. the day of the race.

For race forms, more information, or to become a sponsor, contact Raylene at 502-222-0146, ext. 8312, or Email:

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