Star Center's Veterans 5k/10K Race

Director:
Jon Abernathy, Star Center
Phone:
7315545173
Distance:
5k, 10k
When:
11/7/2015 8:00 am
Where:
Jackson Walk Plaza Jackson, TN 38301 Jackson, TN Location Map

The Star Center's first annual Veterans 5K/10K race will raise funds to provide life changing services to veterans with disabilities at the Star Center.

Registration Fees: ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. You can still register on race day.

  • 10K Run – You can still register on race day for $30.
  • 5K Run – You can still register on race day for $30.
  • 5K Walk – You can still register on race day for $30.
  • 1 mile Kids Run– You can still register on race day for $25.


  • 10K Run – This 10K run is located in downtown Jackson and starts in front of The Lift Wellness Center. Participants will enjoy a 6.2 mile route that passes beautiful mid-town homes, the University of Memphis at Lambuth Campus, Jackson-Madison County General Hospital, and ends at the Jackson Walk. All preregistered participants will enjoy Chick-fil-a Breakfast at no cost (Limited supply for participants registered after 10/23/15). You can view the 10K route here (www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=569507)
  • 5K Run – This 5K run is located in downtown Jackson and starts in front of The Lift Wellness Center. Participants will enjoy a 3.1 mile route that passes beautiful mid-town homes, the University of Memphis at Lambuth Campus, Lambuth Memorial United Methodist Church, and ends at the Jackson Walk. All preregistered participants will enjoy Chick-fil-a Breakfast at no cost (Limited supply for participants registered after 10/23/15). You can view the 5k here (www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=569087).
  • 5K Walk – This 5K Walk is the same 3.1 mile route as the run and will end at the Jackson Walk Plaza. You can view the 5k Walk here (www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=569087). Long sleeve tech shirt size guaranteed to all preregistered participants. No medals will be presented for this event.

  • 1 Mile Kids Run – This 1 mile run for kids 2-10 years of age with the following age categories: 5-and-under, 7-8 and 9-10. Each age group will start in front of the Lift Wellness Center. Parents are welcome to run/walk with the younger kids. All kids will receive a finishing ribbon and awards will be given for the 1st three finishers in each age category for girls and boys. You can view the route here (www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=569503).

Prizes & Medals: Air Choice One has generously provided the Grand Prize for the overall 1st place male and female for the 5k and the 10k. Overall winners will receive TWO ROUND TRIP tickets to St. Louis!

Medals will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd , & 3rd overall male and female runners in the following age groups: 14-under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and over.