Shade Tree Trot 5k


Event Date

Sat, Apr 18, 2015


Nashville, TN


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Running-5K - Students

$25 $25 Closed

Running-5K - Non-students

$30 $30 Closed

About This Activity

The Shade Tree Trot 5k will take place April 18, 2015. The course is flat and fast, while the environment is rich in pazzaz and family friendliness, making this one of Nashville's most exciting races of the spring. Pre- and post-race food and entertainment provided, as well as overall and age-group prizes.

This race is the primary source of income for Shade Tree, a medical student run free clinic providing comprehensive medical, legal, and social services for over 400 patients in the Nashville community. Learn more about the clinic and register at, or continue registering through

Event details and schedule

Online registration closes at 4:00 pm on Thursday, April 16, 2015.  Registration is $25 for all students and $30 for non-students.


5K Run/Walk

The Cause

Proceeds benefit the Shade Tree Family Clinic - a medical student-run, free clinic in East Nashville


Registration and start at Vanderbilt University Football Stadium (Gate 2) - corner of Jess Neely Drive and Natchez Trace, Nashville, TN

Course Map

Check out the course here

Start Time

April 18, 2015 at 8 AM
Same day registration and packet pick-up begins at 6:30 AM at Gate 2

Please, use of headphones discouraged.  Strollers and pets line up at rear.


Online registration:
$25 for students and $30 for non-students 
Online registration closes at 4:00 PM April 16, 2015.

Day-of-race registration: 

$30 for students and $35 for non-students

Packet Pick-Up 


First place overall male and female finishers
First place masters male and female finishers
1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female in each age category: 
0-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+


Live performances and family-friendly entertainment!

Organized By

Vanderbilt Medical School

Shade Tree Benefit Dinner

Date and location TBD

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