Join us for the 4th Annual Resolution Run 5k Run/Walk and 10 Mile Run on New Year's Day, through the heart of Downtown Asheville, NC at 10am.
Have a group of 3 or more? Receive a 20% discount when you register together (online only)! Discount applied at checkout
Start 2019 off with a bang! The Resolution Run events welcome families and participants of all ages to come run, walk or crawl their way to completing their first resolution! The 5k is a perfect distance for all abilities to run/walk and to start off your new year! The 10 mile event was designed with endurance road runners in mind. Both events are timed with chip timing.
Runners and Walkers participating in the 5k event will explore nearby downtown neighborhoods and experience the best of the Asheville City while completing their first 3.1 miles of the year. Runners participating in the ten mile event will wind their way through the beautiful rolling neighborhoods in N. Asheville around the flat (and fast) Beaver Lake area and through downtown Asheville.
We are excited to partner again with the YMCA of Western North Carolina, iDream Athletes Foundation and the Western Carolina Rescue Ministries for the Resolution Run! As one of our 2019 Resolution Run Charity Partners, the Downtown Asheville YMCA will host our Pre-Event Packet-Pickup as well as be out and along the race course to keep you hydrated and energized! The WCRM will host a shoe drive at packet pickup and on race day. So BRING SHOES, BRING SHOES, BRING SHOES! Especially gently used or new tennis shoes! Tennis shoes seem to be the best, as the homeless population likes them, because they hold up for such a long period of time. The shoes that the WCRM receive during the Resolution Run event will go towards their annual "Foot Care Clinic".
Wish to commemorate completing your very first resolution of 2019? You are in luck, all 10 mile finishers will receive a complimentary commemorative, 2019 Resolution Run Finisher Medal. Participants in the 5k event have the option of purchasing a Finisher Award during online registration for $10. Deadline for 5k participants to purchase a commemorative award is December 1st at midnight.
2018 medals shown below. 2019 medal will be revealed the fall of 2018. STAY TUNED!
10 Mile Run Finisher Award (for all 10 mile finishers) & 5k Commemorative Award (for purchase)
Early Packet pickup is at the Downtown Asheville YMCA on TBD
The races start and finish at 10am in the heart of downtown Asheville at Pack Square.
Bring warm layers of clothes, tie up you running shoes and get ready to ring in the new year.
5k Registration Pricing:
Registration includes a comfy short-sleeve t-shirt in men's and women's fitted styles, until December 12th, then shirts are available on a first-come, first-serve basis, in limited sizes for $10, when you register online. Commemorative 5k Finisher Awards are available to purchase online until December 1st.
8/15-9/30 Early Bird Pricing $27
10/1-12/12 Regular Registration $35
12/13-12/27 Late Registration $38
12/28- Race Day LATE LATE Registration $40
10 Mile Registration Pricing:
Registration includes a 2019 Commemorative Finisher Medal for all finishers and a soft, long-sleeve t-shirt until December 12th. After December 12th shirts are available on a first-come, first-serve basis, in limited sizes for $10, when you register online.
8/15-9/30 Early Bird Pricing $45
10/1-12/12 Regular Registration $50
12/13-12/27 Late Registration $55
12/28- Race Day LATE LATE Registration $60
We highly encourage participants of all abilities and speeds, but we do have awards categories for the Resolution Run 10 mile and 5k.
There will be NO refunds for this event. Entries are non-transferable. Race Management reserves the right to cancel or modify the event due to unfavorable conditions. In the event of cancellation due to "Acts of God," registration fees are NOT refundable or transferable for the following year. Expenses for the event have been incurred and are paid up-front regardless if the event takes place or not. In the event of a natural disaster or "Act of God" that would prohibit the event from taking place, the event will not be re-scheduled, it would be canceled.
Overall male/female winners (top 3) and masters winners will receive gift certificates with their locally made pottery award.
AGE GROUPS Category:
Age Groups male/female winners (top 3) will receive a locally made pottery award.
Age groups – (male/female) | Age Groups – 1st, 2nd, 3rd
15 & under, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & over.
*Awards Ceremony to be held at approximately 11:30am in Pack Square.
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