5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Jul 9, 2016


Elm City, NC


Activity Today Later


$25 $25 Closed

1M Fun Run

$5 $5 Closed

About This Activity

Join us for our 2nd Annual Light Up the Runway Glow Run 5k and One-Mile Fun Run. (If you are not a runner, we also welcome walkers) To be held at the Rocky Mount-Wilson Airport on Saturday July 9, 2016.

Come experience running a race on a flat, straight course like never before. If you ever wanted to PR (personal record) a 5k distance this is your chance! 
Come prepared to Glow in the dark, as each participant will get a glow bracelet with their entry fee. We also encourage you to wear bright clothing so you will stand out from the rest.

Stick around after the 5k for awards, raffles and celebration.

Help support the Harrison Family YMCA and the Wilson Family YMCA’s Annual Support Campaigns. Our Annual Campaigns allow us to ensure brighter future for our communities by offering financial assistance to those who need us most.
The Fun Run will start approximately at 7:30pm and the 5k approximately 8:00pm.

Early packet pick-up will be held on Friday, July 8th at Omega Sports of Wilson from 5:00pm - 8:00pm. Located at Heritage Crossing Stopping Center 3401 Raleigh Road Pkwy Wilson NC 27896.

Day of packet pick-up will be from 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the event.

If you're Military, former Military, Police or Fireman contact David Caudle for a discount code.

Strollers will be allowed, but we will not allow dogs at this event.


5K: Registration includes entry to the Fun Run, t-shirt, glow bracelet and award
Individuals- $25 in advance; $30 race day

Teams of 4- $80 in advance; $90 race day; $20/ additional member in advance, $25/ additional member on race day

One-mile Fun Run: Registration includes glow bracelet and award
$5 (shirt not included)

Register by June 24 to guarantee a t-shirt!

Awards will be presented to the top 3 male and female overall and in the following age groups: 12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over.

Award will be given to the fastest team with the best overall time. Team must have at least 4, but you can have more on a team. We will take the top 4 times from each team.

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