First 2000 Days 5K Run/Walk

 

Race

 

 


 

2015 RESULTS

 

5K Overall Results – 2015 5K Age Group Results – 2015

 

 


 

THE RACE

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Saturday, March 21, 2015
8:00 a.m.
Lowes Foods at The Villages at Brunswick Forest
1152 East Cutter Crossing
Leland, NC 28451

 


 

DISTANCES OFFERED

 

5K mile

 

Run or walk the 5K or 1 Mile!  The 5K is timed.  Strollers are welcome.

 


 

START TIMES

 

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8:00 a.m. – 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

9:00 a.m. – 5K Run/Walk

 

Please plan to be at the start line 10 minutes prior to your race wearing your race number on the front of your shirt. Walkers and strollers are asked to line up behind the runners.

 


 

ABOUT THE RACE

The First 2000 Days 5K Run/Walk benefits Smart Start of Brunswick County. This event is a family-friendly race focusing on bringing the entire family together. The race takes place in Brunswick Forest in Leland, North Carolina. The course is flat.

 


 

ABOUT THE CAUSE

 

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Did you know there are only 2,000 days between the time a baby is born and when that child enters kindergarten? Did you know that during that first 2000 days 90% of a child’s brain develops?

Smart Start of Brunswick County is a nonprofit agency which focuses on children from birth to five and their families, caretakers, and preschools. For more information on this great organization visit Smart Start of Brunswick County. For more information about Smart Start click here.

 


 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

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Friday, March 20, 2015

Lowes Foods
1152 East Cutter Crossing in Brunswick Forest
Leland, NC 28451

4 p.m. – 6 p.m. –  Packet Pickup and Onsite Registration

 

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Lowes Foods
1152 East Cutter Crossing in Brunswick Forest
Leland, NC 28451

7:00 a.m. – Registration Opens
7:45 a.m. – Registration Closes
8:00 a.m. – 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Starts
9:00 a.m.- 5K Starts
10:00 a.m. – Awards (time is approximate)

 


 

THE COURSE

 

First 2000 5k map

 


 

PARTICIPANT PERKS

 

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RACE GIFT:
Participants who register by March 16, 2015 will be guaranteed a race hat. Those who register after March 16 will receive on a first come first serve basis starting at packet pickup.

 

MEDALS FOR THE KIDS:
Children 8 and Under will receive a medal as they cross the finish line in the 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk and the 5K.

 


 

AWARDS

 

Medals

 

5K:

♦ Top 3 Overall Male & Female Finishers

♦ Top 3 5K Finishers in Age Groups: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

 

1 MILE FUN RUN/WALK:

♦ Medals for Children 8 & Under

 


 

PACKET PICKUP & ONSITE REGISTRATION

 

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Friday, March 20, 2015
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Lowes Foods at Brunswick Forest
1152 East Cutter Crossing
Leland, NC 28451

 

Saturday, March 21, 2015
7:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.
At the Race Site
1152 East Cutter Crossing
Leland, NC 28451

 

Pre-registered participants may pick up their race numbers and hats at packet pickup listed above. For those who wish to register in-person, you may do so at any packet pickup listed above.

 


 

PARTICIPANT FEES

 

Register by March 15th to save on 5K & 1 Mile Entry Fees

 

5K Entry Fees

Through March 15: $25

March 16 – March 20: $30

Race Day: $35

 

1 MILE FUN RUN/WALK ENTRY FEES

Through March 15: $10

March 16 – March 20: $15

Race Day: $20

 

CHILDREN 8 & UNDER

Free (Child will not receive a hat unless child is a paid registrant.)

 

5K TEAMS

Groups of 5 or More people in the 5K can register as a Team and Save! Each team member will receive $5 off their registration. This does not apply to the 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk. To receive your Group Code email Zach@Its-Go-Time.com

 

Online registration closes March 18, 2015 at midnight.

$3 online credit card processing fee applies.

 

 


 

REGISTRATION

 

Online registration has closed. You can still register on-site starting at 7 a.m. Saturday morning.

 


 

ADDITIONAL RACE INFORMATION

 

PARKING
Parking is available at the Lowes Foods where the race starts.

 


 

FAQ & GUIDELINES
Waiver: The Registration Agreement & Liability Waiver is linked to the Online Registration. This must be selected and approved during registration.

Packet Pick-Up: Family or Friends may pick-up your Race Packet at Packet Pick-Up.

On-Site Registration: Registration is available starting one hour prior to race start. It closes 20 minutes prior to start.

Timing: Jaguar Bib Chip Timing will be used to time this race

Weather: This race is rain or shine. It will be postponed, rescheduled or cancelled if a severe weather warning is in effect.

Refunds:
Entry Fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.