Charlie Post Classic 5K and 15K

Sat January 29, 2022 Sullivan's Island, SC 29482 US Directions
30+ Years of Racing History

How We Got Started

The race started out as the Family Practice Physicians Fitness Run by Charlie Post in 1980. The event was changed to the Charlie Post Classic in 1983 to honor Dr. Charlie Post after his accident.


The Founder

Dr. Charlie Post

Dr. Post was a well-known Charleston runner, triathlete, and family physician who volunteered his time and medical talents to the running community. He was a very active member of the Charleston Running Club, served as the head of the College of Charleston’s student health services, and was the school’s team physician for varsity sports.


The Benefactors

Proceeds from the Charlie Post Classic provide a $2500 to the Charlie Post Scholarship Fund every year and also help support the operation of the Charleston Running Club.


Scholarship Award Eligibility

In order to be eligible for the scholarship, the College of Charleston student must: 
  1. Be member(s) of the College of Charleston Cross Country or Track and Field Team.
  2. Preference is given to School of Education students, majoring in Health and Human Performance, or to School of Science and Mathematics students who are in a pre-med track of study.

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