5K on the Greenway

Mount Airy, NC

Come visit Historic Mayberry and run our 13th Annual 5K and 1/2 Mile Fun Run co-hosted by Mount Airy Parks and Recreation and Mount Airy City Schools the weekend of the 50th Annual Mount Airy Autumn Leaves Festival!

The majority of the course is on the beautiful Emily B. Taylor Greenway and runs along Lovill's Creek. This is a FLAT, FAST COURSE. The 50th Annual Downtown Mount Airy Autumn Leaves Festival is going on within walking distance all race weekend. This race is a very popular event year after year.  Come see why!!  Runners, walkers, and strollers are welcome.



Race time
5K Race/Walk  8:00AM
1/2 Mile Fun Run/Walk 8:45 AM

Registration Fees
5K Youth under 18: $25
5K Adult by 9/24:   $30
5K Adult 9/25-10/14:  $35
1/2 Mile Fun Run w/shirt: $15
1/2 Mile Fun Run no shirt: FREE

Register online here or download our printable registration form.

Applicants registered by October 1st are guaranteed a long-sleeve performance race shirt.  
Fees are non-refundable.  Race runs rain or shine.

  Staff, Students, and Family of Mount Airy City Schools  
Show your BEAR pride and help your school win additional prizes by selecting the Mount Airy City School you are representing when you register!

Early Packet Pickup
Mount Airy Parks & Recreation/Reeves Community Center
Friday, October 13th Noon - 8PM
Phone:  (336) 786-8313

Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup
Intersection of Independence Blvd. and Emily B. Taylor Greenway
Behind Roses and Choice Physical Therapy
Saturday October 14th 6;30 AM - 7:30 AM

Awards
Cash Prize for Overall Male/Female 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Male/Female Age Divisions 1st, 2nd, 3rd
10 & Under, 11-13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
* Race is chip-timed by Go! Sports Timing.  Awards will be based on gun time.  Gun time and chip time results will be posted.

Course Route
Click here for 5KOTG course map with elevation

Starting on the Emily B. Taylor Greenway beyond the horse farm near Independence Blvd. going toward West Lebanon Street/Veteran's Park, turn right off the Greenway onto West Lebanon Street.
Turn left on Howard Street, loop around Crescent, Park, and Marion,
Turn right on West Lebanon, left onto the Greenway, Finish behind Roses Department Store.

Note:  Showers and dressing rooms are available at Mount Airy Parks and Recreation/Reeves Community Center at Intersection of Pine Street (Hwy 89) and Renfro Street (Business 52)


Rubber Duck Regatta

WIN prize money
$5 per duck or 5 for $20
Top three ducks will receive cash prizes of $200, $100 and $50!
Do not have to be present to win.
The ducks will “RACE” down Lovill’s Creek after the 5k
All proceeds of the Rubber Duck Regatta
benefit the Mount Airy High School Swim Team.


Title Sponsor
Renfro Corporation

Our area has many things to offer.  www.visitmayberry.com

For more information, call (336) 786-8313 or email dlewis@mountairy.org

When & Where

Oct 14, 2017

Saturday

8:00 AM

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