Novant Health Lake Norman 15K & 5K

Sun October 8, 2023 Cornelius, NC 28031 US Directions
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$35 7:50AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after September 24, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT

5K (K-12)

$30 7:45AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after September 24, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT


$45 7:45AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after September 24, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT


19809 N. Cove Road
Cornelius, NC US 28031


Packet Pickup is on SATURDAY, October 7 at all 3 Run For Your Life locations listed below: OR SUNDAY - RACE MORNING 6:30AM - 7:45AM 

Midtown – 901 S. Kings Drive Charlotte 28204 SATURDAY 10:00 am – 4 pm
Piper Glen - 6416 Rea Road Charlotte 28277  SATURDAY 10:00 am – 4 pm 
University – 1816 E. Arbors Drive Charlotte 28262  SATURDAY 10:00 am – 4 pm 

Guarantee your shirt by registering before 9/6/2023

Timing and Scoring:
As always, timing and scoring services are provided by RunCharlotte, the Queen City’s premier event planning, production, and promotion service since 1995. This event will be chip timed, and all participant results are based on the time the individual runner crosses the start and finish lines, respectively. Results will be available on the event registration website, and at 

Bag Check:
There is no bag check service for this event.

Event T-Shirts:
Register now to guarantee your shirt size!  Every participant will receive a long-sleeve CRAFT Brand shirt while supplies last. Shirts are ordered based on the sizes indicated during online registration. NO SWITCHING SIZES – NO EXCEPTIONS! You may switch sizes AFTER the race if we have leftover shirts. Kids Kilometer shirts are 100% cotton.

Awards & Age Group Divisions:
Age group and overall winners will be recognized at the post-event awards ceremony, to be held approximately 30 minutes after the first finisher. Please note, we do not ship unclaimed awards. 

Overall, Masters, 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+.

Refunds and Transfers:
Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable. 

Hey, we love us some dogs, too. However, for the safety of everyone participating, dogs are not allowed on the course.  

Strollers or Baby Joggers:
Bring ‘em! We appreciate you exposing the next generation of runners to the race day experience. All baby jogger pushers will start with everyone else. Please note, there is no awards category for strollers or baby joggers.

Medical Emergencies and First Aid:
Medical services at the start/finish line are provided by our partners at Novant Health. Should you experience an on-course emergency, alert an event volunteer and call 9-1-1. 

Water Stops and Porta-Potties:
Porta-Potties will also be available at the start/finish area. 

Inclement Weather Policy:
Events will be held rain or shine unless RunCharlotte in conjunction with our public safety and medical partners determine that conditions are unsafe. Cancellation due to inclement weather will not constitute a refund or transfer. Consistent with USA Track & Field protocols, RunCharlotte reserves the right to alter, cancel, or eliminate any or all portions of this event. 




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