Hilton Head Firecracker Run
Start: Thursday, July 4, 2013 @ 8:00 AM (EDT)
Hilton Head Island , SC 29926
Registration Closing Date
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 @ 1:00 PM (EDT)
The 28th HHI Firecracker 5000 Road Race and Fun Walk will be held on Wed., July 4 at 8:00am. The Firecracker 5000, is the largest and oldest road race in Beaufort County and one of the top 10 races in SC. Over 1500 runners and walkers are expected.
NEW COURSE - Due to construction around The Mall at Shelter Cove this year's Firecracker Run will be moved to Jarvis Creek Park.
The 2013 event is chip timed with a gun start.
The 5K (3.1 miles) Hilton Head Firecracker 5000 course starts and finishes at scenic Jarvis Park and takes participants through the fast and flat roads around Jarvis Park.
The festive post-race celebration will be held inside Jarvis Creek Park featuring music, fresh fruit, ice cold refreshments, door prizes and more. A percentage of proceeds from the event benefits: The Hilton Head Rotary Club and the Hilton Head Runners Club. "
Race Packet Pick Up and Late Registration
Wednesday July 3 ( location & times coming soon ) Race Day.. Shelter Cove Community Park from 6:30 - 7:30am.
PERFORMANCE ( tech ) SHIRTS TO ALL.... The first 1400 adult participants will receive tech t-shirt. Cotton for late registration
KIDS 12 & UNDER before 6/29 and pay only $25 - cotton shirt only - $5 late fee after 6/29
SORRY - no pets, strollers or baby joggers.