WILMA Dash

Wilmington, NC & VIRTUAL RACE
September 2

When & Where

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Pier 33
10 Harnett St.
Wilmington, NC 28401
– or –
Race virtually September 2nd – 9th

Distances

5K  –  TIMED or VIRTUAL

Start Times

TIMES  HAVE BEEN UPDATED

The start will be held in waves.  Please select the appropriate wave start time based on your anticipated finish time. In order to keep mass gatherings down, please do not arrive until approximately 3 minutes before your start time.

6:30 PM – Sub 24:59 Minute 5K
6:32 PM – 25 to 26:59 Minute 5K
6:34 PM – 27 to 28:59 Minute 5K
6:37 PM – 29 to 30:59 Minute 5K
6:40 PM – 31 to 32:59 Minute 5K
6:43 PM – 33 to 34:59 Minute 5K
6:46 PM – 35 to 36:59 Minute 5K
6:49 PM – 37 to 38:59 Minute 5K
6:52 PM – 39 to 40:59 Minute 5K
6:55 PM – 41 to 42:59 Minute 5K
6:69 PM – 43 to 44:59 Minute 5K
7:01 PM – 45 to 46:59 Minute 5K
7:04 PM – 47 to 48:59 Minute 5K
7:07 PM – 49 to 50:59 Minute 5K
7:10 PM – 51+ Minute 5k
7:13 PM – Extra Wave for 5K
7:16 PM – Extra Wave for 5K

2020 WILMA Dash Photos

2020 WILMA Dash Results

The WILMA Dash is Wilmington, North Carolina’s ONLY All-Female 5K! The race is presented by WILMA Magazine. It is a great event for first-time runners, walkers, and for seasoned runners looking for a personal best. This year, participants can come run in-person in downtown Wilmington, OR run virtually in the comfort of their own neighborhood or favorite trail!

Race Swag

Tank Tops are guaranteed to participants who register by 11:59 PM on Sunday, August 16, 2020Participants who register after this date can choose from any remaining sizes. The tank tops are available in Youth M and Women’s S-XXL cut sizes.

Limited quantities of Socks & Visors are also still available for purchase with your registration!

5K Awards
• Top 3 Overall Females
• Top 3 Overall Female Masters (40+)
• Top 3 Females in Age Groups:
16 & Under, 17-20, 21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39,
40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+

Awards will be available for pickup Fleet Feet Wilmington.

PLEASE NOTE: Awards are for In-Person Race Participants ONLY

*** ALL PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE A MEDAL ***

About the Cause

Going Beyond the Pink is a breast health and education initiative dedicated to offering educational programs and resources before, during, and after a breast cancer diagnosis. Their educational and wellness programs are built around the needs of the breast cancer community, but open to everyone seeking to improve their wellness and become their own best health advocate. In addition to educational programs, they offer post-diagnosis support resources like wigs, bras, breast prostheses, hats, scarves, and care bags.

Going Beyond the Pink is a non-profit organization, operating for educational and charitable purposes under Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

The race course is through historic downtown Wilmington, giving you the views of the Downtown area which includes the Battleship, Bridge, and the award winning Riverfront. It is also a very flat and fast course – perfect for any level of runner!

This race course is also stroller friendly!
However, dogs are not allowed on this course so please leave them at home or with a non-running spectator.

VIRTUAL RACE COURSE MAPS:
Long Leaf Park – Wilmington, NC
The Loop – Wrightsville Beach, NC
Brunswick Forest – Leland, NC

Surf City Bridge – Surf City, NC
Or just run in your neighborhood or favorite trail!

Schedule & Parking Info

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Fleet Feet Sports
1125 Military Cutoff Rd. D
Wilmington, NC 28405

4 PM – 7 PM – Packet Pickup

To adhere to mass gathering and sanitation guidelines by the State of NC, on-site registration will NOT be available at packet pickup. There will also be NO on-site registration  on race evening.

Teams: ONE person can pick up for a team of 10+.
Please e-mail michelle@its-go-time.com in advance.

Virtual Participants: Packets will NOT be mailed and must be picked up at packet pickup.

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Pier 33
10 Harnett St.
Wilmington, NC 28401

The start will be held in waves.  Please select the appropriate wave start time based on your anticipated finish time. In order to keep mass gatherings down, please do not arrive until approximately 3 minutes before your start time.

TIMES HAVE BEEN UPDATED

6:30 PM – Sub 24:59 Minute 5K
6:32 PM – 25 to 26:59 Minute 5K
6:34 PM – 27 to 28:59 Minute 5K
6:37 PM – 29 to 30:59 Minute 5K
6:40 PM – 31 to 32:59 Minute 5K
6:43 PM – 33 to 34:59 Minute 5K
6:46 PM – 35 to 36:59 Minute 5K
6:49 PM – 37 to 38:59 Minute 5K
6:52 PM – 39 to 40:59 Minute 5K
6:55 PM – 41 to 42:59 Minute 5K
6:69 PM – 43 to 44:59 Minute 5K
7:01 PM – 45 to 46:59 Minute 5K
7:04 PM – 47 to 48:59 Minute 5K
7:07 PM – 49 to 50:59 Minute 5K
7:10 PM – 51+ Minute 5k
7:13 PM – Extra Wave for 5K
7:16 PM – Extra Wave for 5K

Race Day Parking

Parking is available at the Wilmington Convention Center Garage. The rate is $3 for first hour, then $2 for each additional hour (max of $13). An attendant will be on site. Parking is also available at any open parking lot or open street parking spot.

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REGISTRATION & PRICING

5K Race
Ages 16 & Over  —  $45
Ages 15 & Under  —  $35
(Registration Closes September 1st at 4 PM)

Virtual Race
Through September 1  —  $45

DASH TO SPONSOR OFFERS
Whether you are participating in this year’s WILMA Dash or not, you’ll be able to benefit from sponsors’ special offers and prizes. Click HERE to view the offers/prizes and enter to win!

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: 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.