This event promotes outdoor recreation for people of all levels of physical abilities. Wheelchair and hand crank bike racers are welcome. Net proceeds will benefit Vidant Health Rehabilitation Services, where we are committed to helping adults and children reclaim their lives.
Wear your craziest socks to celebrate the 10th annual race!
This year's race will feature race logo sport socks, chip timing, finish line music, refreshments, a free 100-yard kids' dash and gift certificates as awards!
COURSES The 5K course is USATF certified. Both 5K and 1 mile races start on 6th Street in front of St. James United Methodist Church. The course is flat and winds through the East Carolina University area. Chip timing provided by Run the East, LLC.
ENTRY FEES 5K • Early bird fee is $25 if received by September 15; $30 on race day. 5K registrants will receive a Tech shirt. Group discount of $5 per person for teams of 5 or more. Must register by mail or on race day to receive discount. Not available through online registration. 1 mile • $10 (Does not include tech shirt) 100 Yard Kids Dash • Free (Youth 10 years old and younger); starts at 8:30 am
AWARDS (AWARD CEREMONY BEGINS AT 9:30 AM) All finishers receive sport socks, their time, and placing. 5K • Top three male and female overall, top three male and female in each 5K age group, and wheelchair and hand crank bike top finishers receive certificates from Omega Sports and DICK'S Sporting Goods 1 Mile • 1st place male, female, wheelchair racer, and hand crank bike racer Teams • 1st, 2nd, 3rd place top teams; Most Team Spirit Award
Free photos of the race and finish line by visiting SusieAbbottPhotography.com
Pre-race packet pickup at Omega Sports on Friday September 22nd, from 6:30- 8:00 pm
REGISTER Registration is available online at www.runtheeast.com, by mail postmarked by Sept. 15th, or in person on the morning of the race by 8am promptly.
FOR MORE INFORMATION 252-847-0207 Rehabilitation Center | Online at www.VidantHealth.com/rehab or www.runtheeast.com. Like us on Facebook: search “Run, Walk & Roll Annual Road Race Events”
Charitable contribution allowance for 5K entry fee is $13 per registrant. Charitable allowance for 1 mile entry fee is $10 per registrant. For more information call 252-847-0207