This 5k race will run/walk the cross-country course out at McAlpine Creek Park. This will be a timed event by Start2Finish with awards for the top three in each of the age categories, and for the top 3 overall. Age categories are: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, and 65 and over. T-shirts will be given to all participants, but are not guaranteed for race-day registrants.
The kids fun run will run/walk about a .5 mile around the lake at McAlpine Creek Park. This is not a timed event. Finisher medals will be given to all participants. Entry fee is $10, and a t-shirt is an additional $10.
Proceeds from the race will benefit the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation in Asheville, NC. This race was started to honor Colby Young, a Charlotte Christian student who passed away in October from a brain tumor, but also all children fighting brain tumors.
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