Preview: 2017 Race at the Rock

By: Becky Machovec
January 9, 2017

_B7A7872Mark your Calendars! April 29, 2017 marks the 12th Annual Race at the Rock. Race day events are slated to begin at 9am with registration opening at 8am. The event will be held at Flat Rock Care Center located at 7353 County Road 29 Flat Rock, OH 44828.

Race at the Rock is the primary annual fundraiser for Flat Rock Homes.

All proceeds raised at this event benefit the children, youth and adults served by Flat Rock Homes, Care Center & Community Services.This year, Race Day events will include: a 5K run or walk, 1 mile walk, and a Special Athletes race. Join us after the races conclude for a special lunch and awards ceremony!_B7A7824

Awards will be given for the 5K Run for the top three male and top three female finishers overall, as well as, the top three male and female finishers in the following age divisions: 12 and Under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over. In addition, the top three finishers in the walk will be recognized. The Bishop’s Cup will be awarded to the top Church Team who completes the 5K event.  There will also be a special award for the top non-church affiliated Team who finishes the 5K event.

Stay Tuned to this page for further updates! If you have any questions or would like to receive a registration form by mail, please contact Becky Machovec at (419) 483-7330 ext. 1126 or at .

_B7A7761Sponsorship opportunities for the 2017 Race at the Rock are available. Sponsorship packages include: naming rights to the 2017 Race at the Rock (XYZ’s 2017 Race at the Rock), entry for participants, marketing opportunities and more! Contact Becky Machovec at (419) 483-7330 ext. 1126 or at for more information.

This year’s event includes a silent auction with items from local vendors.  Food and refreshments will also be served.

We invite you to be a part of the Flat Rock Team and join us at the 12th Annual Race at the Rock on Saturday, April 29, 2017!_B7A7889

The mission of Flat Rock Homes is to provide outstanding services which transform lives of persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families and persons with critical needs through a dedication to caring and excellence that demonstrates Christian values.