North Mobile YMCA Strong Kids Campaign
Location: Amelia Park, Saraland, AL. Directions: Exit 13 east mile on Hwy 158 to Shelton Beach Rd. Turn left on Shelton Beach Rd and go mile to Second Ave. Turn right on Second Ave and go mile to Myron Ave. Turn left on Myron Ave, which ends at Amelia Park.
Distance: Certified 8K (AL12001JD) and 5K (AL11059JD) courses in Saraland residential neighborhoods starting at Amelia Park. The courses are fairly flat; some gently inclines.
Registration: Mail in registration, postmarked by October 12 or pre-register in person by 12 PM, October 17, at McCoy Outdoor or Run-N-Tri in Mobile or Running Wild in Fairhope, or register online at Active.com until midnight of October 17. Day of race registration will be from 6:30 AM to 7:35 AM in Amelia Park. In order to be considered for awards and be guaranteed a place in results, please pre-register or sign up by 7:35 AM on race day.
5K and 8K:Top three men and women overall, top male and female masters, grandmasters, senior-grandmasters, legends and walkers. Top three in age groups of 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & over. Ribbons for one-mile finishers.
Shirts: Participants pre-registered by October 12 are guaranteed a t-shirt on race day. Late registrants will receive t-shirts as long as the supply lasts.
Post-Race Party: Drawings for many door prizes. Food and beverages provided for all race participants.