The Grist Mill 5K at the Historic Murray's Mill is an off-road course utilized by local high school cross country teams for local meets. This course consists of mostly non-technical trails, with a few footbridges that cross the surrounding waterways and leads you by the placid pond as it slips over a mill dam, while the 28’ waterwheel of this National Register Historic Site makes its slow way round. Find out more information about the Historic Murray's Mill ( click here ).
This Event is being hosted by the Historical Association of Catawba County this historical race venue is also home to the Harvest Folk Festival. As a RunTimeRaces produced event, be assured this 5K will be well organized and leave you with an Awesome Race Experience.
Early Registration through 11:59 am on Tuesday, October 25th includes a LONG SLEEVE TECHNICAL RACE TEE. Race Day Registration opens from 7:45 am - 8:45 am Race Day (NO Race Tee with Race Day Registration). You must have the proper amount for cash payment on race day, no checks accepted.
Phantom Runner Can't participate and would still like to support our event and get a cool race shirt, consider being a PHANTOM RUNNER (No participation required, shirts may be picked up at Packet Pick up or on-site Race Day.
Awards Given to the top 3 male & female finishers, and top Overall Masters male and female. Awards will go to the top 3 male and female 5k finishers in the following age groups: