ALFA's Hike for Hope +5k

5K, 1 Mile, Other

Event Date

Sat, Apr 9, 2016


Hickory, NC

About This Activity

ALFA’s annual Hike for Hope +5k benefits ALFA's mission to improve the lives and health of those affected by HIV/AIDS while preventing transmission through education and testing. All funds raised during this event stay in Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Lincoln, Watauga and Wilkes Counties.

Timing System: Racing Toes will chip time the 5k run. The Hike for Hope walk is a non-timed event.

Packet Pickup: Friday, April 8th from 10am-7pm at Fleet Feet Sports Hickory, Belle Hollow Shopping Center, 3022 B North Center St., Hickory, NC 28601    Phone: (828) 304-4786

Race Day: Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 7:30 am to 9:00 am. Race begins promptly at 9:30 am. All participants MUST be registered and have received their race number by 9:15 am to participate.

Age Divisions:

*There will be awards for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd overall male and female winners for the 5k. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards will be presented for each age group:

  • * 10 and under
  • * 11 to 14
  • * 15 to 19
  • * 20 to 29
  • * 30 to 39
  • * 40 to 49
  • * 50 to 59
  • * 60 to 69
  • * 70 +

If you'd like more information, contact the Hike for Hope +5k staff at or call 828-322-1447. ALFA is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax deductible.

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