Fall Back 5K

Shane Pethel, City of Kannapolis
11/3/2019 1:50 am
Kannapolis, NC Location Map

The 3rd Annual Fall Back 5K is an exciting run event in the City of Kannapolis which starts and ends on the beautiful NC Research Campus. This is the 7th of 8 races in the 2019 Run Kannapolis race series. The run will start at 1:50 AM on November 3rd. (Run will take place during the time change.)

All proceeds from the event will benefit the Kannapolis Firefighters' Burned Children's Fund.

So Grab your "glow gear" and your flashlights and join us for a fun event as we fall backwards in time together. From the experienced runner to the novice jogger, the Fall Back 5K is the perfect way for everyone to celebrate the time change.


  • $20 Early Registration (online registration through November 1)
  • $25 Race Day Registration (available online and also on site November 3 on site 12:00-1:30 AM)
  • T-shirts guaranteed to those who register by October 11

Group discounts are available to groups of 10 or more. For more information, please contact Shane Pethel at spethel@kannapolisnc.gov or 704-920-4280.

Packet Pickup:
November 1: City Hall (4:00-7:00 PM on November 2)
November 3: North Carolina Research Campus- Core Lab Building (12:00-1:30 AM)

Event Location:
Start/ Finish Line in front of the Core Lab building at the North Carolina Research Campus (150 North Research Campus Drive; Kannapolis, NC 28081)


  • Top 3 Male and Female Overall
  • Top 2 Male and Female in each age group
    9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & Over