Run for the Paws 5k & One Mile Fun Run/Walk

Director:
iDaph Events
Phone:
828-684-0812
Distance:
5k or 1 mile
When:
4/22/2018 10:00 am
Where:
United States Asheville, NC Location Map

Run for the Paws is the only 5K in Western North Carolina where dogs aren’t just allowed, they’re invited! Join hundreds of animal lovers and their four-legged friends as we run and walk to raise money for pets in need.

Run for the paws benefits brother wolf animal rescue

All proceeds raised from the Run for the Paws event goes directly to the life-saving programs run by Brother Wolf.

location & venue

We’re excited to be at Carrier Park in Asheville for the 9th Annual Run for the Paws event! Participants can choose to compete in the chip-timed 5K or stroll in the un-timed, one mile walk. Afterwards, relax with us and enjoy the afternoon with food, vendors, music and fun activities.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO PARTICIPATE?

5k Early Bird Registration, through March 31: $30
5k Standard Registration, through April 21: $40
5k Day of Registration, April 22: $40

5k Youth Registration: $20 (14 + under)

ONE MILE EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION, THROUGH MARCH 31: $22
ONE MILE STANDARD REGISTRATION, THROUGH APRIL 21: $25
ONE MILE DAY OF REGISTRATION, APRIL 22: $25

When you register ONLINE ONLY: Groups of 3 or more in the same cart will receive a 20% discount automatically at checkout.

Move your tail and sign up today!

NEW for 2018! Choose your race category

Wave starts will be based on the category you select:

10:30 a.m. - Competitive with Dog and Competitive without Dog (chip timed and both competitive groups are scored together, listed in results and eligible for participant prizes and awards)
10:50 a.m. - Non-competitive with Dog and Non-competitive without Dog (un-timed, not listed in results, not eligible for prizes and awards)


Race DAY timeline

8:30am: Registration and Packet Pickup and Lawn Festival Begins

10:00am: One Mile Fun Run/Walk

10:00am: Beer Available from Wicked Weed - Suggested Donation of $4 per beer. All proceeds to Brother Wolf Animal Rescue

10:30am: 5K (competitive category) - chip timed, listed in results and eligible for participant prizes and awards

10:50am: 5k (non-competitive)- un-timed, not listed in results, not eligible for prizes and awards
Approx Noon: 5k Awards Ceremony for Competitive participant

1:30pm: Lawn Festival Ends

Shirts

Super Comfy T-Shirts are available to pre-registered participants, in men's and women's fitted styles, thru April 8, 2018. After this deadline, shirts will be available on a first come-first serve basis online for $10. We cannot guarantee shirts for walk up registrations.

Volunteer

Volunteer at the Event by Signing up Here!


Registration Policies:

There will be NO refunds for this race.
Entries are non-transferable.
Race Management reserves the right to cancel or modify the event due to unfavorable conditions.

Registration fees are not refundable in the event of cancellation due to "Acts of God".

Dog Rules:

No retractable leashes at the event.

All dogs should be up-to-date on vaccines including the rabies vaccine.

Please bring your own poop bags. Clean up after pets.

Please only bring dog friendly pets to the Run for the Paws.

Bring your own dog bowls.