Forest Hills 5K, Dec 7, 2014

 Forest Hills 5k logo

Sunday, December 7, 2014

 

Thank You Participants & Supporters!

2014 RESULTS

5K Overall Results

5K Age Group Results


DISTANCES OFFERED

 

5K   mile

 

Participants may choose to run or walk the 5K (3.1 miles). The 5K is a timed event.  The 1 Mile is not a timed event. See course description and map below.


START TIMES

 

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3:00 PM – 1 Mile Start
3:20 PM – 5K Start

1 Milers please plan to be at the start line by 2:50 PM wearing your race number on the front of your shirt.
5K participants please plan to be at the start line by 3:10 PM wearing your race number on the front of your shirt.
Walkers and strollers are asked to line up in the back.


ABOUT THE RACE

 

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Help ALL our 5th Graders get to Washington DC!

This is a chance to stay fit and support your community. Register and spend a Sunday afternoon running through the beautiful, historic Forest Hills neighborhood. Feel good about yourself for staying healthy during the holiday season and helping the 5th Grade Students get to Washington DC!

 


ABOUT THE CAUSE

 

This race is the annual fundraiser for the 5th Grade trip to Washington DC! All race registration funds will help to defray the cost of children who volunteer at the 5K. All sponsorship funds will support the scholarship fund for children who need financial assistance to go on this wonderful learning adventure.


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

Saturday December 6
12 – 3 PM – Omega Sports, Wilmington
Packet Pick Up – Participants can pick up their race bibs and shirts if applicable.
Late Registration

Sunday December 7
2:00 PM – Packet Pick Up and Registration Open
2:45 PM – Packet Pick Up and Onsite Registration Close
3:00 PM – 1 Mile Start
3:20 PM – 5K Start
4:30 PM – Awards Begin (This time is approximate and may vary)


 THE COURSE

 

 Forest Hills 5K Map

Run through the beautiful neighborhood of Forest Hills. Enjoy the beautiful trees, historic architecture and enthusiastic people that make this neighborhood so unique.
The Fun Run will take place on school grounds.

Directions to race: Forest Hills Elementary School, 602 Colonial Dr., Wilmington, NC 28403


PARTICIPANT PERKS

 

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RACE SHIRTS:
Shirts come in youth sizes S – L and unisex adult sizes S – XL.  Shirts are only guaranteed to those who register before November 21, 2014. Please note that extra shirts are available to purchase for $10.00.


AWARDS

 

♦ All elementary school students who participate in the 5K will receive a finisher ribbon.

♦  Top 2 Overall Male and Female 5K finishers – Medal + gift

♦  Top Overall Male and Female Masters 5K finishers – Medal + gift

♦  Top 2 Overall Male and Female 5K finishers in grades K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 – Medal

♦  Top 2 Overall Male and Female 5K finishers in age groups – 12 – 14, 15 – 19, 20 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, 70 + Medal

 


PACKET PICK UP/ONSITE REGISTRATION

 

Saturday, December 6, 2014
12 – 3 PM
at Omega Sports at Hanover Center, Wilmington, NC

and

Sunday, December 7, 2014
2:00 PM – 2:50 PM
at Forest Hills Elementary School, 602 Colonial Dr., Wilmington, NC 28403

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

 


ADDITIONAL RACE INFORMATION

 

FAMILIES
Families with 2 adults and 2 children who are participating in the 5K may register for just $100!

 

PARKING
Participants may park at the Forest Hills Elementary School.

 

 

For Questions Email Jenn@its-go-time.com


 

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.