Chalk Banks Challenge Trail 5K and River Festival

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, May 14, 2016

9:00 AM5K Trail Race
10:30 AMOne Mile Elementary School X-C Championships


Lumber River State Park
Wagram, NC 28396

Online registration ends on:
Fri, May 13, 2016 6:00 PM EDT


Activity Price

5K Trail Race

  • $35

One Mile Elementary School X-C Championships

  • $0

About This Activity

Announcing the 2016 Chalk Banks Challenge. This 5K trail run will be held Saturday, May 14th at 9:00 a.m. at the Chalk Banks Access Area of the Lumber River State Park in Wagram, NC (just off of highway 401) The event will take runners along the Lumber River which is designated as a National Wild and Scenic River, and is also recognized as one of the Top Ten Natural Wonders of North Carolina.

The 5K will be managed by PR Sports of Laurinburg LLC and will benefit the new Youth track & field club in Laurinburg, NC.

The run is part of the Chalk Banks Challenge and Water Festival which also includes canoe and kayak races, a homemade raft race, and kids events/activities including free canoe rides, inflatables, and nature exhibits. Food vendors will also be present.

One Mile Cross Country Championships for kids in first to fifth grade from any elementary school, public, private or home schooled. Awards to top 2 teams and top 10 individuals for both boys and girls. Team of 5 runners score in team competition.

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Hosted by

PR Sports of Laurinburg LLC

PR Sports of Laurinburg LLC is a race event management company based in Laurinburg, NC.

(336) 734-3009

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