One of the area’s oldest continuously run road races, this event, now in its 32nd year, is part of the East Carolina Corporate Road Race series.
In 2014 over 200 runners and walkers registered for the 5K. They were led by Amadeo Iraheta in 18:30. Alicia Rider led the women across the finish line in 20:56.
The 5K Run and the 5K Health Walk both begin at 9 am, and the 1/10-mile Tot Trot starts at 9:45 am.
A new course will be run this year starting and finishing at the Clayton Center located at 111 East Second Street. Click here to download the new course map.
The entry fee for the 5K Run and the 5K Health Walk is $25, if postmarked NLT May 2. After that date, the fee is $30, up to and including race day. The Tot Trot fee is $5.
In the 5K Race, trophies will be awarded to the top three male runners, to the top three female runners and to the top three finishers in each of the following age groups (both sexes): 11-under,12-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60-over. In the Health Walk the first three finishers will receive awards. In the Tot Trot, all finishers will receive ribbons.