** Note - Online Registration is closed now, on the day of the event on-spot registration will be opened between 7am-8am only
About this activity..
The annual Temple 5K run will be held at the Tanglewood Park, Clemmons NC. It’s not just a race, but an event to strengthen and support our community and raise funds for a nonprofit 501 c(3) organization, Om Hindu Organization of Winston-Salem, NC.
Take advantage of the Early Registration rate available until March 15th.
This is part of the "2017" Edition of the Piedmont Race Series powered by Finish Line Timing.
Fantastic award prizes courtesy of DICK'S Sporting Goods for Top 3 Overall Male & Female Winners and Top 3 Male & Female Age Groups 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70+.
Staging and pre-race meeting for Fun Run is at 08:40AM
Fun Run starts at 09:00AM.
Staging and pre-race meeting for 5K run starts at 09:20AM
5K run starts at 09:30AM.
RACE DAY INFO
Please read the full race update below to make this a pleasant experience for everyone including you.
I’m sure most of you are aware of the course layout & Start/Finish. If not then you’ll need to look at Mata Hindu Web site for more details on Start/Finish and weather updates for the race day. The course map will be available on the day of packet pick-up as well.
As far the hydration focused checkpoints along the trail, we will provide one water station at the mid pointe of 5K course. We encourage you to bring everything you need just for the day.Parking and Arrival on Race Day
Parking is available near shelter#2 with limited number of spots. There will be signs of overflow parking when you arrive at the park. If you are parked at shelter #2, access to and from this parking area will be limited once the race starts, so please have the spectators arrive before the race begins if possible. If you are planning to leave before 10:45AM, please park in the overflow parking area.
We suggest arriving at the site a minimum of one hour prior to your race’s start time, in order to line up, warm up etc. We have plenty of entertainment for kids. There will be Bounce house and face painting activities for children. Staging and pre-race meeting for Fun Run is at 08:40AM, Fun Run starts at 09:00AM. Staging and pre-race meeting for 5K run starts at 09:20AM, 5K run starts at 09:30AM. Make sure to follow the course markings along the trail. The course will be well marked at every mile. There will be volunteers through the course to cheer our runners/walkers. Safety is really important to us for all our runners and walkers. For safety purposes we request you no texting while walking/running during the race and making sure to walk on the right side of the trail to give enough room to our fast runners.Packet – Pick Up:
You can pick-up your race packet between 11:00AM-6:00PM on Saturday, 04/22/2017 at Dick’s Sporting Goods, near Hanes Mall. A parent or legal guardian must accompany youth (under 18) athletes. You can pick up another racer’s packet with a photo I.D. Packets will include your bib number and a t-shirt. Packet pick-up on race day will start at 07:00AM in the morning and will close at 08:00AM. We highly recommend for the participants to pick up their packets from Dick’s Sporting Goods, a day prior. This will help us keep the event running on time with no delays.
Online registration will close on Saturday, 04/22/2017 at 11:59PM. Onsite registration is also available on 04/23/2017. It will start at 07:00AM and closes at 08:00AM. Cash or checks will be accepted for onsite registration. There is plenty of room in both Fun run & 5K races, so bring your friends.Post-Race:
All racers will receive a finisher’s medal at the finish line. Light refreshments will be provided at the end of the race to the runners.Results & Awards:
The awards ceremony will be held after majority of participants have finished. We plan to hold awards for the race at about 10:45AM. Awards for 5K will be presented to race finishers who place in each age group and for the overall top three Male/Female categories.Sponsor Shout-Out:
We are so grateful to all our wonderful sponsors for donating funds and goods to help make this race great for you. Stop by and say hello and be sure to tell them you saw them at the 5K Temple Run.
5K Temple Run
Event details and schedule
Thank you for registering for the 2017 5K Temple Run
Please click on the following two links to see the race track and to get more info about packet pick and other details regarding race
Race Track Map - http://matahindutemple.org/5k-temple-run/trackmap/
Important Race Day info - http://matahindutemple.org/5k-temple-run/race-info/
Committee, 5K Temple Run
Mata Hindu Temple