Firecracker 5k 2015


 The 17th Annual Firecracker 5k will take place on July 4th, 2015.

Race will start and end behind the East Side Grade School.

Click on the link 17th Annual fIRECRACKER to download the entry form for the race!



Two NEW Records at the 16th Annual Firecracker 5k

Will Donelson breaks the record in the Male 5k Run set last year by Javan Winders. Will set the bar high by running a stellar 16:01. He was followed closely by over 14 other runners going under 20 minutes.

On the Female 5k, 13 year old Jenna Reiter set the female record at 19:51 breaking the record set last year by Leslie Drone. Drone was not in attendance at the race this year. Reiter was followed closely by Marcie Clark and Sarah Millenbine.

Full results are located on:

Altogether there were over 115 registered runners, walkers and kid’s fun run participants.

The youngest runner in the 5k was 3 year old Ethynn Wilson, who also ran the kid’s fun run.

In the 5k Walk Amy Moore was the Female Winner in 35:48, and Tony Miksanek was the Male winner doing it in 31:35.


Last Year’s Overall Winners


Overall Male Winner / Record Breaker Javan Winders and

Overall Female Winner / Record Breaker Leslie Drone


The funds from the Firecracker 5K will go to the  Hamilton County Cross Country team, to help with expenses as needed by the team.


Thank you to all of our sponsors.