The Inaugural Hilton Head Freedom 5k Run & Walk will be held on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th at Shelter Cove Towne Centre on Hilton Head Island. The Freedom 5k is a great opportunity to honor those among us who have served in the Armed Forces with a fun, family friendly event. The VanLandingham Rotary Club of Hilton Head organizes this event and commits 100% of the proceeds to benefit the Vanlandingham Rotary Club’s College Scholarship program which are awarded annually to local High School students.
Entry Fee and Registration:
$30 – 5k Run Adult
$25 – 5k Run Military and immediate family (must present ID)
$20 – 5k Run Children 12 & under
Early registration is available online at Active.com or at the Palmetto Running Company store at Shelter Cove Towne Center. Packet pick up will be held on Saturday, May 23rd from 10am-5pm and Sunday May 24th 12-5PM. Registration is available at packet pickup on May 23rd as well as on the morning of the race, May 25th from 7:00am-7:45am.
*Each runner will receive a Freedom 5k race shirt and all finishers will receive a special award!
Event details and schedule
Awards will be provided to the top 3 finishers in the following divisions:
Top 3 overall Male & Female finishers will be awarded and not duplicated in the age group awards.
Male & Female: 8 & under, 9-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & up
Race Details: This race will be chip timed to ensure accuracy (each runner will have a chip attached to the back of their bib number). The 5000 km/3.1 mile course will feature mile markers with volunteers stationed throughout to ensure proper course navigation. A water station will be provided to participants at the halfway point on the course. Refreshments healthy snacks will be provided to refuel after the race.
Schedule on Race Day:
7:00am-7:45am – Race day registration
8:00am – Race start
9:00am – Awards presentation
Parking for the Event: Parking for the event is available in front of the Belk store at Shelter Cove Town Center. Designated zones will be marked by signage.
Palmetto Running Company