Courtland 5k Run/Walk

Event Date

Sat, Oct 18, 2014


Courtland, VA

About This Activity

The inaugural Courtland 5K Run/Walk takes place in the Historic Townseat of Southampton County.  It starts at the north end of town and loops through the historic tourism route and landmarks. This inaugural event is sponsored by Southampton High School Athletic Department in collaboration with the Town of Courtland and other community partners. The purpose of this event is to raise funds to support athletic programming at Southampton High School and to create community-wide celebration of health and fitness.

Event details and schedule

Time:   6:30 AM Race Day Registration  (closes at 7:45am)

           8:00 AM 5K Run/Walk

         10:30 AM Squirt Spirt Half Mile Track Run (Children 12 and under)  (Top Awards given for two groups: 5 - 7  &   8 - 12)

Place: Courtland Community Center - 25499 Florence Street, Courtland, VA 23837

         (Parking at nearby Courtland, Elementary School)

Fees:   $25 Pre-registration (postmarked by September 29, 2014)

          $30.00 Registration after September 29, 2014

Team Registration (Groups of 10 or more $20 ea)  Entire group must be postmarked   and delivered in 1 envelope by September 29, 2014.   Must have designated team leader to pick up registrations and t-shirts on race day.

Squirt Spirt: $10 Pre-registration (only pre-registered runners are guaranteed a t-shirt).  $10 Registration after (September 29, 2014)

Online Registration closes October 13, 2014 11:59pm EST


5K Run/Walk:  All race participants will receive a finisher medal.

Age Groups 13-19 / 20 - 49/ 50 - 65/ 66 and above - top 3 males and top 3 females of each  age group will receive award medals.

                     (Must be present at awards ceremony to receive award)

                                                          DOOR PRIZES

Sponsor donations will be given as door prizes during drawings at Awards Ceremony.  All race participants and volunteers are eligible to win door prizes.  You must be present.

Race Director:  Coach Willie Gillus, Jr.  (757) 653-2751

Race Coordination:  Finish line results and race support will be provided   by Southampton High School Athletic Department and Race Day Volunteers.

Beneficiary:  All proceeds from this event will benefit Southampton High School Athletic Department, Courtland, Virginia

Directions:   May be obtained online

 USATF Course Certification pending




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