Race Thanks


Faith Family & Friends 5K trail race was held at Zion Christian Retreat in Flushing, Ohio on Sat., May 11th. Registered runners/walkers reached a grand total of 219.

Race Directors (Wade & Lori Smolira) would like to sincerely thank everyone who played a vital role in making this race successful. Thank you to each and every runner/walker!

Thank you to the following partners and sponsors: Zion Christian Retreat & Nature Center, HealthPlan, George Frazier, Ohio Valley Runners & Walkers Club, Pat Halloran of Home Pizza, Tri-State Pediatric Ophthalmology, Cheffy’s Drugs, Think Before You Speak, State Farm (Amy Latham), Mary Kay (Aili Vcelka), John & Leanne Howell; CA House, Road ID and Bashline Chiropractic Clinic. A special thank you to all of the awesome “family & friends” that volunteered the day of the race. A good race cannot reach success without partners, sponsors and the “best” volunteers. Thanks to each of you for a job well done!

Race proceeds benefit East Richland Christian School. Isaiah 40:31 “but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.”


Wade & Lori Smolira