Friends School of Wilmington 5K & 1 Mile Family Fun Run

Sunday, November 13, 2016

8:30 a.m.

Autumn Hall
Cross City & Nature Trail
1201 Eastwood Road
Wilmington, NC 28403

Friends School of Wilmington 5K & 1 Mile Family Fun Run

Sunday, November 13, 2016

8:30 a.m.

Autumn Hall
Cross City & Nature Trail
1201 Eastwood Road
Wilmington, NC 28403

Presented By

Our Sponsors

Family Sponsors

The Revell Family     |     The Ley Family     |     The Stockman Family     |     The Rayle Family     |     The Whitehead Family     |

The Lauretta-Robertson Family     |     The Jaskolka Family

Donating Sponsors

BrrrBerry Frozen Yogurt     |     Moe’s Southwest Grill     |     New Balance of Wilmington

Beach Bagels    |    Tama Tea    |   Chic-Fil-A Mayfaire    |    Culligan Water    |  Lowes Foods – Pine Grove   |   Rise Donuts & Biscuits

Check Out This Beautiful Course!

Take Me On Course

About The Race



The 2nd Annual Friends School of Wilmington (FSW) 5K, and 1 Mile Family Fun Run is a fundraiser event to promote family, friendship, and a strong sense of community and well-being. All funds raised will directly benefit the teachers and the students of FSW to help enhance educational experiences, while encouraging a healthy and active lifestyle for families, students, staff, and the entire community.



About The Cause



Friends School of Wilmington believes the world needs passionate, life long learners who act with courage, integrity, and love. Inspired by that need, and the Quaker values of peace, equality, and care for the earth. Friends School of Wilmington is a vigorous academic community committed to educating the whole child.

The Quaker principles of integrity, equality, community, simplicity, and peace guide our school’s daily life.



Distances & Start Times



8:30 AM  –  1 Mile Start Time (TIMED)

9:00 AM  –  5K Start Time (TIMED)

Please plan to be at the start line 10 minutes prior to the start of the race, wearing your race number on the front of your shirt. This race is dog friendly. Dogs must be kept on short leash and line up at the back of the starting area.Walkers, strollers, wheelchairs and those with dogs are asked to line up in the back.




Sponsorship and Volunteer opportunities available.  Email
We appreciate your support!

Schedule of Events

Saturday, November 12, 2016
Fleet Feet Wilmington
1125 Military Cutoff Rd
Wilmington, NC 28405

12 – 3:00 p.m. – Packet Pickup & Onsite Registration

Sunday, November 13, 2016
Autumn Hall  –  Cross City & Nature Trail
1201 Eastwood Road
Wilmington, NC 28403

7:15 a.m. – On-site Registration/Packet Pickup opens
8:15 a.m. – On-site Registration/Packet Pickup closes
8:30 a.m. – 1 Mile Family Fun Run Starts
9:00 a.m. – 5K Race Starts
10:00 a.m. – Awards (this time is approximate)

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 Pickup listed above.

Race Swag


Participants who register by October 25, 2016 will be guaranteed a race shirt. The shirts are available in Youth S, M, L, and Adult Unisex sizes S, M, L, XL.

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5K Awards

>Top 3 Overall Male and Female Finishers
>Top 3 Overall Masters (40 years and older) Male and Female Finishers
>Top 3 5K Finishers in Male and Female Age Groups: 9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

1 Mile Family Fun Run Awards

>Top 3 Boys and Girls Receive Medals





Course Info

Run this beautiful course through Autumn Hall. Check out the course below.

Course Map


**In-Spirit Runners**
Pre-Registration Only  –  Support the school and race, get the T-Shirt, save on actually having to run/walk. You may also volunteer on race day!
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM on November 10, 2016


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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 requested by participant are as follows (minus credit card processing fee):
More than 60 days from event: Full Refund
Less than 60 days, but more than 30 days from event: 50% Refund
Less than 30 days, but more than two weeks from event: 25% Refund
Less than two weeks from event: No Refund
Entries are not transferable to other races Timed by Go Time as each race is organized by a different group. We must stick to this policy as race items have been purchased based on current registrations and it is not fair to choose who receives a refund and who does not.


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