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Race Map

Online Registration

Team Registration Instructions

Printable Registration
(to mail)


May 10, 2014
8 a.m. Sharp


Click here for 2014 race results

Race Photos

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This is Louisville’s most unique road event because the course goes directly “throo” the zoo! Delight in the sights and sounds of nature while you embark on a grand adventure that everyone can participate in—runners, walkers and animal lovers of all ages.

The race begins at 8 a.m. sharp. Roads around the Zoo will close beginning at 7:30 a.m. so be sure to arrive early.
(Road closings from 7:30 to 10 a.m.: Trevilian Way from Poplar Level Rd to Ridgefield Rd, Illinois Ave from Taylor to Sheridan Ave, Sheridan Ave from Illinois Ave to Trevilian Way. Poplar Level Road will be open but the right hand lane from Ridgefield to Trevilian will be closed.




Race fee includes a commemorative T-shirt, post-race refreshments, door prizes and FREE admission to the Zoo for the day. Proceeds benefit the Louisville Zoo.

Registration – $30
  • Fleet Feet Sports: through May 6 (10 a.m.—7 p.m.)
  • Louisvillezoo.org: through May 6 (11:59 p.m.)
  • Mail: postmarked by May 2
  • Pre-Race Party @ Fleet Feet: May 8 (5—7 p.m.)
Late Registration – $35
  • Fleet Feet Sports: May 7–9 (10 a.m.– 7 p.m.)
Day of Race Registration – $45
  • Louisville Zoo Bus Lot:  (7–7:30 a.m.)

Packet-pick up:

At Fleet Feet Sports, (2239 Taylorsville Rd) from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. or race morning at the Zoo from 7 a.m. until 7:45 a.m. No packets will be mailed.

New! Costume Contest

Let your imagination run wild and dress in your favorite animal costume! Runners with the most creative costume will receive four (4) "Arch Card" Gift Cards of $25 each for your team compliments of McDonald's® Restaurants of Kentuckiana and great swag from Fleet Feet Sports. No registration is required. Judging will take place at the finish line area after the race.

Pre-Race Party

May 8, 5 – 7 p.m.
Fleet Feet Sports
Don’t miss your last chance to register for the $30 early bird registration fee. You’ll be able to pick-up your race packet and your commemorative T-shirt. Stop by and enjoy music, Zoo animals, fun giveaways and more!



Online registration also available at active.com or rivercityraces.com


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