Who’s your hero? Superman? US president? Your child? Honor or dress as your hero during this fun event. Children can enjoy the Kids Fun Zone and hang out with Superheroes, play in the bounce house and have their faces painted. In addition to prizes for the top racers, our festive event will include lively music and Cinco de Mayo themed food from local establishments after the race.
Bring your family, come celebrate your hero and BE A HERO by helping us Get Stuff Done 4 deserving community Kids.
The Kids Fun Run starts at 8:15 and the 5K starts at 9:00 am.
(This event is good for competitive runners and casual runners/walkers alike.)
Get Stuff Done 4 Kids (GSD4Kids) is a small but big hearted 100% volunteer 501(c)(3) organization that supports children who experience traumatic events including serious/life threatening illness, death of parent and financial misfortune. Our desire is to provide children basic essentials and the opportunity to partake in wonderful life experiences that may otherwise be unattainable due to limiting factors. Because we are strictly volunteer, every penny raised will directly benefit a child in need and make a true difference in their life.
GSD4Kids was voted BEST NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION in WRAL’s 2017 Voters’ Choice Awards.
Description of food & drink and post-race activities:
Cinco de Mayo themed foods
Family fun zone – Superheroes, Bounce House, Face Painting
- 5K Race: $25 through February then $30 starting March 1. Race day $40.
- Kids Fun Run: $15 through February then $20 starting March 1. Race day $20.
Race Timing is provided by Precision Race. 5K runners may get their results instantly in several ways:
- You can choose to receive a text with your time as you cross the finish line
- Visit our touch-screen Results Kiosk for your personal results printout with time and overall, gender and age-group rankings
- View LIVE results in our ItsYourRace mobile app. The app also keeps all the information you need about the race at your fingertips. Download ItsYourRace for free at the Apple store or Google Play store.
- View LIVE results online.
- Top 3 overall M & F
- Top M & F in these age groups: 12 & Under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+