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St. Paddy's Engineer Challenge 5 Mile

Saturday, March 15, 2014 @ 8:00 AM (EDT)
Courthouse Bay Fitness Center Horn Road Camp lejeuneNC  28547
Saturday, March 15, 2014 @ 8:00 AM (EDT)
Courthouse Bay Fitness Center Horn Road Camp lejeuneNC  28547

About This Activity

The St. Paddy's Day Engineer 5-Mile Challenge is a grueling off-road race that incorporates Marine specific physical and mental tests and skills. The course was designed by Marines for Marines. It is a race that will test your strength and determination! The course will include a variety of obstacles and mud pits that will challenge your physical and mental endurance. You will get very dirty on this course! Not a course for speed. Delays may occur at obstacles. Runners will be released in waves.

The race starts at 8:00 am. Beginners and walkers are welcome. Register by noon on February 14 to guarantee t-shirt and size. After 14 February there is no size guarantee and tshirts will be available while supplies last. PACKET PICKUP:Packets contain race instructions; runner’s number, safety pins and a commemorative shirt (register by Feb 14 to guarantee shirt). Those who have registered by noon on Tue, Mar 11 can pick up their race packet at the Wallace Creek Fitness Center on Fri, Mar 14 from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. All racers can pick up their packets at the race site on the day of the event from 6:00-7:30 a.m. Race registration fees are non-refundable. Due to security aboard Marine Corps base, you must have a valid driver's license, proof of insurance, and a vehicle registration when entering the base. Awards will be presented to the top three male and female OVERALL and OVERALL MASTERS finishers, and to the following age categories: 9 and under, 10-12, 13-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over. Team awards will also be presented to the top team categories. The awards ceremony will be held after the last runner has finished. Awards will not be mailed. FINISH/TIMING/RESULTS/REFRESHMENTS : Unofficial times are available immediately at the finish line on the digital display clock. Finish times will be posted at the conclusion of the race. Complimentary refreshments will be available to all participants at the end of the race. Final results will be posted on this website.Host Hotel:Home 2 Suites is the Grand Prix Series Host Hotel. We have secured a special rate for participants, $109/night. If you are coming from out of town please make sure you take advantage of this great offer. Those wishing to take advantage can make reservations by calling the hotel direct at 910-355-3500 mention the Grand Prix Series and promo code CLM to receive the special discount rate. Book now as rooms are limited and expected to fill up fast! Please send any questions you may have to lejgrandprix@umc-mccs.org or post to our GPS Facebook page at www.facebook.com/gpscl.

Fees

$30 until noon, Feb 14. $40 until noon, Feb 28. $50 until noon Mar 11. $55 on race day check only.

Additional Date Information
8:00 AM

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