WHY YOU SHOULD RUN THIS RACE :
This race IS ONE OF THE MOST UNIQUE RACES. It gives back to the community with lost of prizes and the money will go to help local kids go to summer retreat and to help a local family that has struggled this winter.
The cost is most competitive $20 single & $35 couples till Jan 1st
You get a chance to meet people. There are two option. A singles OR couples Division .
It you run as a single that is great . If you chose to want to run as a couple that is great . Many don't have a partner and ask someone there to team up with them (Get there early ) Be careful of those Cupids Arrows.
This race begin with a professional playing of the National Anthem on trumpet by Award Winner trumpeter Melvin MorrisonWhile doing so there will be a ceremony to honor all veterans that attend . The Oldest runner also will be awarded the Margaret Hagerty award .She was an ICON and is in the Guinness Word Record Book as one of the OLDEST MARATHONER
She left her legacy in 2016
This race is a USA certified course. This is one of the most beautiful races you will ever run. The race starts with an amazing beautiful view of Lake Norman. The first 400 meters are along a beautiful grassy trail . You will run by hundreds and they cheer you on . the course continue on one of the prettiest golf course in North Carolina ,Cowan's Ford Golf Club .
the race is 25 minutes out of Charlotte and 10 minutes out of Huntersville. There will be unscale gift cards and special awards to the overall awards, singles and couples division winners . EVERYONE will have a chance to receive a gift. There will be over $1000 in gift and upscale restaurants card, Also medals in the age groups winners two deep.
For the KIDS something special .
There will be a gift card the the 1st kid boy, and girl and medals to all that finish. We also want to give them a goody bag for their efforts .Also there will be a two time Olympian runner there to take pictures with do autographs for all the kids. We hope to see you
http://www.denvernc.com/valentine5k.htm to register check us out on face book