Last year over 180 runners and walkers signed up for this run with Omer Abdulrahman (16:37) Tiayonna Liska (20:39) taking the overall honors. Paul Springer (16:30) and Ashley McDuffee (19:52) hold the course records – both set in 2013.
The event, which is managed by the good folks at Southbridge Fellowship in Raleigh, starts and finishes at the Brier Creek Movie Theater located at 8611 Brier Creek Parkway in Raleigh.
Click here to download a course map.
Registration opens at 6:30 am, and the race starts at 8:00 am.
The 5K is also the 12th event in the fifteen-race Second Empire 2017 Grand Prix Series. Runners who participate in these races accumulate points and are awarded money and prizes at an awards banquet held at the Second Empire Restaurant at the conclusion of the Series. Click here for more information on the Series.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Fellowship’s orphan care ministry to assist families who are in the process of adopting by providing them with grants and interest-free loans.
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