Into the Wild, a fun, timed 5K adult trail race and 1 mile youth trail race to benefit Mill Mountain Zoo. All runners are encouraged to dress as their favorite zoo animal (there will be prizes for best dressed), and come to enjoy the Open House of Explore Park (hosted by Roanoke County Parks, Recreation, and Tourism). Prizes will also be awarded by emcee John Carlin from WSLS 10 for first, second, and third place runners. Times will be posted. Race will be professionally timed by RunRoanoke.com Snacks will be available for runners and walkers after the race. Adult race is 12 and over; youth race is for under 12. Packet pickup Friday, May 9, 2014 from 6-8P.M. at Play It Again Sports.
Event schedule and times
Packet Pickup Friday, May 9, 2014 from 6 - 8PM, Play It Again Sports, 419 location, Roanoke
Packet Pickup and Day of Registration Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 9 - 10AM at Explore Park
1 Mile Youth Race begins Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 10AM (Awards to follow)
5K Adult Trail Race begins Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 10:45AM (Awards to follow)