Oxford Area School District

Kids First, Progress and Unity

Eli's Run set for May 4

The ninth annual Eli’s Run to benefit the Eli Seth Matthews Leukemia Foundation will be held on Saturday, May 4 at Oxford Area High School’s cross country course, rain or shine. The one-mile fun run will begin at 9 a.m. and the 5k run/walk will begin at 9:30 a.m. Participants are asked to arrive at least 30 minutes before your race.

Participants may register on the day of the race or online by clicking here.

Participation Fee

Fun Run: $10
5K Run/Walk: $20
5K Team: $90 (5 people maximum)

You must register by Monday, April 15 if you are on a team or want to be guaranteed a T-shirt. Anyone who pre-registers before May 4 will automatically be entered into a raffle to win a $50 Dick’s gift card. Walk up registration will be accepted but you are not guaranteed a T-shirt (please register by April 15 to be guaranteed a T-shirt).


The top three male and female finishers in each age group will receive an award, as well as the team with the fastest average time. The age groups are as follows:

  • 13 and below
  • 14-18
  • 19-25
  • 26-35
  • 36-45
  • 46 and above

Email any questions to Nick Marker at ickmarker@gmail.com, Christina Jimenez at cchristinajimenez@gmail.com or Paul Matthews at Braveeli@zoominternet.net