Krueger Reindeer Romp 5k Hosted by the Harris YMCA

Sharon Alber
5K & Kids Fun Run
12/2/2017 8:00 am
Harris YMCA, Charlotte, NC Location Map

A fun, healthy event for the whole family that can become your favorite holiday tradition! Decorate your stroller or find a Santa costume and come ready to win a best decorated or best dressed prize! Enjoy hot chocolate, great food and pictures with Santa when you finish!


Registration & Packet Pick-Up Options:

* Online registration (for credit/debit card, mail in with check or drop off with cash)
* Register in person at Packet Pickup on Friday, December 1st from 2:00 - 7:00 PM in Harris YMCA Main Lobby Conference Room - get your race bib, sweatshirt and sponsor information

* Register in person on Race Day from 6:30 - 7:30 AM at the Cato Education Building on the Harris YMCA campus.

Registration Fees

$30 thru 9/30/2017
$35 from 10/1 thru 12/1/2017
$40 race day
Fun Run is FREE
Register as soon as possible to be guaranteed a sweatshirt!

Race Day Parking

Please allow for additional time due to other scheduled events at the Harris YMCA.

Overflow parking is available across the street at Beverly Woods Elementary School.


Click Here to view course map.


There will be awards for Top Overall Male/Female finishers, Top Overall Masters Male/Female finishers, and Top 3 Male/Female finishers in the following Age Groups:
5-8, 9-12, 13-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-59, 50-54, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+

Costume Awards: There will be a prize for the best festive garb as well as the best group costume.

Schedule of events

7:45 a.m. Color guard presentation

8:00 a.m. 5K Run Start

8:45 a.m. Santa's Express Fun Run

9:00 a.m. Awards presentation


A FREE, FUN & SAFE event for kids 10 and under.
No registration necessary.
Kids ages 3-5 will run 200 yards.
Kids ages 6-10 will run 1/2 mile.
All finishers will receive a medal and refreshments!

The Fun Run will start promptly at 8:45 AM on the Harris YMCA outdoor track.

**Sweatshirts included in the registration fee but size 2XL are $4