Get Fit With 6 Race & Wellness Expo

Wilmington, NC
January 12, 2019

When & Where

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Coastline Convention Center
501 Nutt St.
Wilmington, NC 28401


5K  –  TIMED
1 Mile Kids  –  UNTIMED
1 Mile Adults –  UNTIMED

Start Times

12:00 PM  –  1 Mile Kids Start
1:00 PM  –  1 Mile Adults Start
2:00 PM  –  5K Start


FREE Wellness Expo on Race Day from 9 AM to 5 PM at the Coastline Convention Center.
Join us for entertainment, demonstrations, and to meet local health professionals!
Perfect for race participants to attend before or after their run/walk.

2019 WECT Get Fit With 6 Results

Need a jump start to your New Year’s Resolution? Get Fit with 6 is the Cape Fear’s ONLY Race and Wellness Expo! Race alongside WECT News talent, then bring your family and friends to join us for the FREE WECT Wellness Expo at the Coastline Convention Center for entertainment, and presentations on how you can stay fit for the rest of the year! The race will benefit the United Way of the Cape Fear, so you can feel even better about getting fit!

So enjoy the Holidays. Eat that extra cookie. Then Get Fit with 6!

About the Cause

United Way is engaged in nearly 1,800 communities across more than 40 countries and territories worldwide.  They are focused on creating community-based and community-led solutions that strengthen the cornerstones for a good quality of life: education, financial stability and health. United Way envisions a world where every community is a strong one, with jobs that pay a livable wage, good schools and a healthy environment.

Cape Fear Region

5K Awards
• Top 3 Overall, Male & Female
• Top Overall Masters (40+), Male & Female
• Top 3 in Age Groups, Male & Female:
10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

1 Mile Kids Awards
• Top 3 Overall, Male & Female


Race Swag

Participants who register by 11:59 pm on Friday, December 21, 2018 will be guaranteed a Race Shirt. The long-sleeve shirts are available in Youth S-M & Adult S – XXL sizes, and are made of cotton. Be sure to claim your shirt today by registering!

MEDALS: All 5K & 1 Mile finishers will receive a Medal!

This race will start outside the Coastline Convention Center, then take you through beautiful downtown Wilmington before returning to the Convention Center to enjoy the Wellness Expo!

This course is also stroller and wheelchair friendly!

Schedule & Parking Info

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Coastline Convention Center
501 Nutt St.
Wilmington, NC 28401

9:00 AM  –  Wellness Expo Opens
9:00 AM – Race Registration Opens
12:00 PM  –  1 Mile Kids Start
1:00 PM  –  1 Mile Adults Start
2:00 PM  –  5K Start
3:30 PM –  Awards
5:00 PM –  Expo Closes

Race Day Parking

There are two parking lots at the Convention Center, 1 at the main entrance and 1 located on the back side of the building. There is also Metered Parking and Pay Lots/Garages available in close proximity to the Convention Center.

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Questions About the Event?


5K Race
Through December 17   $19

December 18 through January 10   $25
January 11  $29
Race Day  $30

1 Mile Fun Run/Walk (Kids & Adults)
Through December 17  — $15
December 18 through January 12  — $20


J&B Enterprises


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: There are no refunds, registration will be accepted as a donation.

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.