The Dick Parks Memorial Race at the Rock

Registration for the 2024 Dick Parks Memorial Race at the Rock is Live!

We can't wait to be Back at the Rock on May 18th!

The day will include the ribbon cutting and dedication of the TRL Outdoor Therapeutic Center, as well as your favorite events like the Walk of Hope featuring individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities from Flat Rock Care Center, Community Services, and the local area. The 5K event is a run/walk and will kick off at the same time as the 1-mile walk.

Schedule for the day (subject to change before May 1st)
-Registration and check-in opens at 8:00 am in the gym on Flat Rock's Main Campus (7353 County Road 29, Flat Rock, Ohio) and will close at 8:45 am
-The Walk of Hope will kick off the festivities at 9:00 am
-The 5K and 1-mile events will follow the Walk of Hope
-Awards will start no later than 11:00 am under the pavilion near the playground (weather permitting)
-Reception and ribbon cutting for supporters and TRL donors to follow awards

Here's some additional information you need to know:

  • To be eligible for the Dick Parks Fundraising Awards, at least one person from your team or church has to be a registered participant in the event. Shirt purchases do not count as registration.
  • Virtual registration does not apply to a day of participation. If you only register for the virtual event and then come to the event to participate, there will be an additional fee.
  • Both the 5K event and 1-mile walk registrations include a 2024 race shirt.
  • The last day to guarantee a 2024 race shirt is May 1, 2024.
  • Fundraising dollars can only be dedicated to one person, team, or church.
  • The only timed event will be the 5K and awards will be given to top finishers in each age category. The top three finishers of the 1-mile walk will receive awards.
  • Your Friends and Family can make a gift here to support you
  • If your loved one is a resident at Flat Rock Care Center or a consumer at Flat Rock Community Services, their shirt and registration are already covered all you need to do is register yourself!
  • Don't want to participate, but still want to cheer people on? That's fine! We will see you at the finish line!