Race Information

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Enjoy the convenience of online registration and ‘go green’. We encourage you to be conscious of the environment and avoid printing and mailing in your registration. There will be NO mail-in registrations.

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Race Start Times:

SUNDAY, May 14th, 2017

8:00 AM – 5K START

9:15 AM – Kid’s Dash

Fee Schedule

5K
Race Day
$45
January 1 – March 15 $30
March 16 – April 15 $35
April 16 – May 14 $40

Registration Deadlines:
 Online registration closes on Thursday, May 11th at 11:59 PM. You can still register at packet pick up on Friday, Saturday, and on race day. Registration will open at 6:45 am and close at 7:45 am on race day.

Common Questions

  • What do I get for participating in the awesomeness?

    1. All participants will receive a t-shirt. We will have mens and women’s cut shirts so please size yourself with that in mind. You must register before May 1st to be guaranteed a t-shirt.

    2. The opportunity to celebrate all of the Mother’s out there

    3. Beautiful 5K tour through the SouthPark area

    4. Finisher Medals

    5. Custom Bibs – Your Name, “I am a MOM” or “I run for MOM” (Register by April 27th)

    6. Mimosa’s for Mom’s – Donated from the OrthoCarolina Classic Booth

    7. Food Truck and Ice Cream Truck

    8. Kid’s Zone- Face Painting, Bouncy house, make a card or poster for Mom, etc.

    9. Bananas, Bagels, and Oranges from Fresh Market

    10. Great fun of the whole family!

    Packet Pick Up

    Participants will pick up their bibs, t-shirt, and any other giveaways during packet pick up. PARKING is available in the ramps at Piedmont Town Center near Taco Mac. You can pick up a packet for a friend or family member.

    Friday, May 12th, 2017; 1pm-4pm

    Hunstad-Kortesis South Park Office
    4625 Piedmont Row Dr
    Charlotte, NC 28210

    Saturday, May 13th, 2017; 11am-4pm

    Run For Your Life – Midtown
    901 S Kings Dr. #100
    Charlotte, NC 28204

    Race Day-Sunday, May 14th, 2017; 6:45AM

    Symphony Park
    4325 Barclay Downs Dr,
    Charlotte, NC 28209

    T-Shirts

    Every participant will receive a t-shirt that signed up before May 1st. Shirts are ordered based on the sizes indicated during online registration.
 NO SWITCHING SIZES – NO EXCEPTIONS!

    Timing

    We are happy to partner with Event Marketing Services to time the race using Chronotrack Timing Systems.

    Age divisions

    Overall, Masters, 12 and under, 13-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over.

    Awards

    5K: Top 3 Males and Females in all divisions will receive awards. Awards – gift certificates courtesy of Run For Your Life – Midtown.

    Claiming Awards

    As results become available, runners will be able to claim their awards at the awards ceremony prior to the last participant finishing. We do NOT ship unclaimed awards.

    NOTE: Sisu Events reserves the right to add/delete categories and awards prior to race based on participation.

    Refunds and Transfers

    Registration fees are non-refundable. Event registrations are non-transferable between individuals, events, or years.

    Weather Policy

    Races are held, rain or shine, unless Sisu Events determines that conditions are too dangerous. This will be based on a prudent decision made on race weekend or race day by Sisu Events and local law enforcement officials. If the race is canceled due to inclement weather there will be neither refunds nor transfers. This position is consistent with USA Track & Field recommendations and with the protocol of sharing the risks associated with the sport of running. In the event of inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances, Sisu Events reserves the right to alter, cancel or eliminate any/all portions of the race.

    Entertainment

    We are so excited to have AAA Entertainment at the Start and Finish line to energize the runners and maintain the fun!

    We look forward to seeing you there!

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