Event Date

Sat, Oct 11, 2014


Southern Pines, NC

About This Activity

MANNA of Moore County has been providing free lunches to the needy of Moore County since September 2005.  This is the ninth trail race that it has held.  Your participation will make it possible for MANNA go continue giving out nutritous lunches for the 500 people that it feeds each week at nine hospitality sites.

Contact John Roberts at 910-315-1150 or manna.lunch @gmail,com

Vist our website at for more information about MANNA.

Event details and schedule

5K race will be certified and sanctioned by USTAF MANNA! 5K Race

Saturday, October 11, 2014, 9 AM

Runners may compete in teams.

Awards will be given to teams and individual runners

Location: Belle Meade, St. Joseph of the Pines, 100 Gossman Drive, So Pines, NC 28387

This race is part of the Sandhills Race Series

 Questions: Contact John Roberts, 910-315-1150 or

Race Parking & Start and Finish Lines at St. Pope John Paul II Catholic School,

2922 Camp Easter Road, Southern Pines, NC 28387

5K Race starts 9 AM


Pre-registration, Friday, October 10, 2014 5-7 PM

MANNA! Office, 211B Trimble Plant Road, Southern Pines, NC 28387


Race Day Registration and number and chip pickup begins 7:30 AM at

St. Pope John Paul II School

5K Race begins and ends at race track of St. Pope John Paul II School and winds around the grounds of Belle Meade.

From Pinehurst traffic circle, take Highway 2 East (Midland Road) toward Southern Pines, turn left on  Highway 22, Turn right on Fairway Drive to Camp Easter Road, Follow race signs

Race Day Schedule of Events

7:30 A M: Registration and number/chip pickup

9 AM 5K Start

Award ceremony following race conclusion and compilation of results.

Awards must be picked up on the day of the race.

Water and refreshments available post-race.


-No strollers or pets on the 5K course.

-For safety, use of headphones is strongly discouraged.

-Read and sign the Waiver and Release on the application form.

-This course is not on a paved road. Exercise caution and courtesy

Entry Fees

5K Full Registration prior to race day - $25

$20 rate for Sandhills Strider Members

$15 rate for active military and dependents: Students in grades 1-12 (School or home schooled)

Race day registration - $30 for all runners (No discounts on race day)

Register prior to September 15 to receive a ball cap or sun visor

Registrants after September 15 will receive what is available

Individual 5K Award Certificates

Top overall male and female

1st, 2nd, 3rd in all age divisions

Age Divisions: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 years and older

Team Registration.

No fee to register as a team.

Team must have at four members finishers to qualify for awards

No limit on number of team members.

Awards are based on the time of four highest individual runners.

Home schoolers should enter based on level of grades enrolled in elementary, middle or high school.

Team classifications:

 - Elementary School K-5)

 -Middle School 6-8)

 - High School (9-12)

 – General

Teams are encouraged to wear identifying items to distinguish their team.

Top team in each category will win a display trophy.

Team captain and members must register individually.

MANNA! of Moore County reserves right to reject inappropriate team names

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