Wilmington West Rotary Gallop for the Gravy 2014


Event Date

Thu, Nov 27, 2014


Wilmington, NC

About This Activity

Come join us for the 9th annual Gallop for the Gravy at 8 AM Thanksgiving Day before the turkey and traveling for a fun certified 5K run through the Forest Hills Neighborhood in Wilmington, NC! Proceeds benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Full Belly Project, and scholarships at UNCW and Cape Fear Community College.

Prizes given out for best costume, fastest Rotarian, and Bobblehead Trophies for the 3 fastest runners in each age group! You may even win a prize for a coveted home made pie for your Thanksgiving feast!

Pre Register NOW to guarantee your T-Shirt!

Event details and schedule

You can register in person at the YMCA on Market St. from 5 until 7 pm on Nov 27th and from 6 to 7:30 am on the day of the race. This scenic certified 5k course starts and finishes at the Wilmington Family YMCA. It takes participants through the Forest Hills neighborhood before finishing back at the YMCA.


Course Map

Awards will be given to the 1st overall male and female finisher, 1st overall male and female masters, and the top 3 male and female finishers in each age group. There are also door prizes and the famous homemade baked goods from Wilmington West Rotary. These are unique trophies worth running for.Registration and packet pickup will take place on Wednesday, November 26th from 5-7PM at the YMCA, and on race day from 6-7:30 at the YMCA.

Discuss This Activity