Come out and support the youth in the Lake Norman Area and have some fun while doing it! Experience beautiful Davidson, NC in the Spring and celebrate our youth.
The race/walk will start and finish on Mimosa St. right in front of Temple Kol Tikvah at 605 South St., Davidson, NC. The post-race party will be on the lawn in front of Temple Kol Tikvah with music, free food, and fun activities.
The race is perfect for runners and walkers of all levels, beginner to expert. Plus you can create a team of four or more participants and win one of the special team awards!
We will have a 5K competitive race/walk and a one-mile fun run.
The race starts and finishes at Temple Kol Tikvah, 605 South Street Davidson, NC 28036.
Parking will be available along South St. and at Davidson Elementary School.
The race will be partly on the beautiful Randall Kincaid greenway and is perfect for runners and walkers of all levels, beginner to expert. We will have a 5K (3.1 mile) competitive race/walk and a one-mile fun run/walk.
Run for Youth 5K Route
One Mile Route
Run for Youth 1 mile Route
Babysitting services will be provided from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. free of charge.
Bagels, fruit, and drinks will be served after the race.
Race Day Schedule: Sunday, March 22, 2015
7:00 a.m. registration & packet pick up
7:45 a.m. Race day registration closes
8:00 a.m. 5K race starts
9:00 a.m. One mile fun run/walk
9:30 a.m. Awards presentation
Top three overall male
Top three overall female
Top male master (age 40+)
Top female master (age 40+)
Top three male & female in the following age groups: 13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and up.
Awards subject to change based on number of participants.
In addition to the overall and age group awards, individuals can register with a team to be included in the team awards! Awards will be presented to the top winners in the following categories (min. of 4 individuals per team, no maximum number):
Fastest team (XC point system, using overall finishing place as individual’s score)
Team with greatest number of finishers
Youngest team (average age)
Oldest team (average age)
Be sure to list Team Name during registration.
One Mile Fun Run Awards
Every child under 13 will receive an award for finishing.
All participants who pre-register by March 8, 2015 will be guaranteed a cotton short-sleeved t-shirt. Registration fees are non-refundable.
5K: $20 through March 15, $25 March 16-21, $30 on race day.
Fun Run: $10 up to and including race day.
Register online by March 19 or in person at packet pickup on March 20, 21, or race day morning.
Omega Sports will host packet pick-up & registration prior to the race on Friday, March 20 from 1 – 5pm and on Saturday, March 21 from 4:30 – 8:30pm at the Northcross Shopping Center (9747 Sam Furr Rd., Huntersville, NC). During packet pick-up at Omega Sports if you mention the Run for Youth race they will give you 10% off any purchase and donate 10% to Temple Kol Tikvah. You can also register or pick up your packet the day of the race at Temple Kol Tikvah starting at 7am.