2020 Pizza Splash 5K

Print Logo image

The 36th Annual  PIZZA SPLASH 5K

Friday Evening, August 7th, 2020 - 7:00 P.M. - Courthouse Square, Warren, OH

Registration and awards will be at the Trumbull Family Fitness Center 

(formerly the Warren YMCA), 210 High Street, Warren

Brought to you by Dr. J.J. Fonagy Jr.DPM, Sunrise Inn Pizza and Gopher Running


  • Course & Location:  The 5 kilometer race is held in Downtown Warren, Ohio.  Registration will begin at 5:30 PM at the Trumbull Fitness Center (formerly the YMCA) on the northwest corner of Courthouse Square in downtown Warren (intersection of Rt. 45 and Rt. 82).  The 5K course is out and back, with a loop turn around on mostly flat streets. Water and mile splits will be given at 1 and 2 miles.

  • Registration Fees:  The entry fee is $20 for if registered before race day. Runners can register on race day, beginning at 5:30 PM at the YMCA for the $25 fee.  The first 150 registrants will receive Pizza Splash T-shirt. Online registration is available at www.gopherarun.com.

  • Awards:   Overall top three male and female winners will receive prize money, as well as the winning masters and Grand Masters. Open - 1st - $100, 2nd - $75, 3rd - $50, Masters - $50, Grand Masters - $25.  Awards will also be presented to the 1st three finishers in each of the age groups below.  Pizza will be available for all runners at 7:45 followed by awards at 8:15 at the YMCA.  

Age Groups for men and women -  14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over


Coordinated:  The race is being directed by Gopher Running in conjunction with the "Warren Italian American Heritage Festival," August 7th, 8th and 9th in Warren, Ohio.  For further information contact race director Ted Rupe at ted.rupe@gmail.com Bring your family and friends and enjoy one of the finest festivals in Northeast Ohio.  Children's rides, games, over 80 food vendors and entertainment all weekend long. Festival hours 11:00AM to 11:00 PM daily.

Race proceeds to benefit select Gopher Charities.

Copyright ©2020 Gopher Running, Ted Rupe. All information kept confidential. Contact us