DONUT DASH 5K RUN/WALK
Start: Saturday, October 5, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (MDT)
Albuquerque , NM 87109
Come join us for this fun 5k run/walk on the beautiful Albuquerque Academy Cross Country Course! Tasty donuts await you at the finish line!
Date and Time
This event will take place Saturday, October 5. Both the run and walk will start at 9:00 am MDT (please disregard time listed above if different than 9:00 am).
Packets may be picked up Friday, October 4, 2013 at Athletes Edge (located at 7120 Wyoming Blvd NE 87122), 10am-7pm or at the event on race day, 7am-8:45am. We encourage all pre-registered participants to pick up their packets at Athletes Edge.
Participants who register by September 6 will be guaranteed a t-shirt with registration. UPDATE: AS OF 10/3, WE HAVE RUN OUT OF SHIRTS. YOU CAN REGISTER FOR A DISCOUNTED RATE OF $25 SINCE YOU WILL NOT GET A SHIRT. DON'T WORRY, THERE WILL STILL BE PLENTY OF DONUTS!
Directions to the Race
The Cross Country Course is located inside the Albuquerque Academy gates, south of the tennis courts, closest to the Academy and Moon entrance. All gates will be open on race day. Parking in lot 1 (P1), lot 10 (P10), or alongside the road (on campus) will allow easy access to the race start. A campus map is available here: http://www.aa.edu/ftpimages/109/download/Campus_Map.pdf
The beautiful and challenging cross country course is an unpaved loop with a mix of hills and flat sections. The early morning view of the Sandia Mountains is incredible! The exact distance of the course is 3.03 miles.
We are excited to announce that live music will be provided by the Tone Rangers! THANK YOU to this great group of musicians for their support!
Timing services will be provided by TCR Productions utilizing ChronoTrack , the most accurate RFID timing tag solution in the industry. Timing tags are single-use and do not have to be returned at the end of the race.
We are pleased to announce that Elements Therapeutic Massage will be on site to provide complimentary chair massages for participants before and after the race! Be sure to visit them for your free massage!
New Mexico Society of Health-System Pharmacists (NMSHP) is proud to host this inaugural event! A portion of the proceeds will be used to establish a scholarship at the University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy. Thank you for helping us to promote health and wellness in our community and supporting higher education!
A huge THANK YOU to our sponsors: Donut Mart, Athletes Edge, Dr. Bill Pavlakos General & Cosmetic Dentistry, Nick's Cafe, Disco's in Nob Hill, Great Harvest Bread Co., The Grove Cafe & Market, Tractor Brewing Co. and Starbucks!
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Prefer to register in person or via mail?
Registration will be accepted daily, Monday-Friday 10am-7pm, Saturday 10am-5pm, and Sunday 12pm-5pm at Athletes Edge (located at 7120 Wyoming Blvd NE 87122). You may also register on race day (cash or check ONLY on race day) at the race location, 7am-8:45am. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like a registration form to print and mail.
Online Registration Closes
October 3, 2013 at 11:59pm
This event is sanctioned by USA Track & Field and every effort will be made to follow the rules and regulations set forth by USATF.
Results are now posted! Copy and paste the link below into your browser. Thanks for making the 1st Annual Donut Dash a success! We hope to see you next year! http://results.active.com/events/donut-dash-5k-run-walk
Awards will be given to the overall fastest male and female finishers as well as the top 3 male and female finishers in the following age divisions:
$30 by noon on 9/6/13, $35 thereafter