In March, 2012, a record field of 227 runners and walkers registered for this event. Jason Bochert won the race in 19:05, while Julie Robinson took the women?s title in 22:59. Bobby Mack (15:53) and Shelby Van Pelt (22:48) hold the course records, both set in 2011.
The featured 5K will begin at 8:30 am followed by the start of the Kid?s Fun Run.
This event will be run entirely within the campus of Wake Christian Academy in South Raleigh. The school is located just off 401 South at 5500 Wake Academy Drive.
The entry fee for the 5K is $25, increasing to $30 after March 1 up to and including race day The fee for the Family Fun Run is $15. Participants registering on or before March 1 are guaranteed a shirt.
Competitive vs Recreaitonal
Those registering for the 5K can enter either as a Competitive entrant and receive an official time and be eligible for awards or as a Recreational entrant who will not receive an official time nor will they be eligible for awards.
Awards will be give to the first three male and females in each of the following age groups: 14-under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60-over.
Family Fun Run
The Family Fun Run is a 1-mile run for all ages.
Late Registration/Packet Pickup
Race packets can be picked up and late entrants can register either at packet pickup at the school on Friday, March 15, from 1:00 ? 5:00 pm or on race day beginning at 7:30 am.
Proceeds from the race will go towards the support of the "Go and Recocile Ministries." For more information on this ministry, go to www.go-reconcile.org.