St James Elementary School Royal Run 5k

Sat March 14, 2020 Denver, NC 28037 US Directions
1774 St James Church Road
Denver, NC US 28037

Please join us for the St James Elementary School Royal Run 5k  & 1 Mile Fun Walk on Saturday, March 14th, 2020! We have an incredibly fun event planned, and all proceeds will directly benefit SJES to support the programming and supplies our children benefit from throughout the school year!


Friday, March 13th - 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Packet Pick Up
St. James Elementary School

Saturday, March 14th, 2020 - 7:00am-8:15am
Packet Pick Up and On-Site Registration
Warm-Ups and Pre-Race FUN!
St. James Elementary School

Saturday, March 14th, 2020 - 8:30am
5k Royal Run START!
Run, Jog, Walk, Stroll - Let's Do IT!


Race entry includes pre-race fun, t-shirt, age group prizes, finisher medals for all kids and a fabulous finish line festival!    
St. James Elementary PTO – raising funds to support our school!

Adult and Youth shirt sizes available! (T-Shirts only guaranteed if registered by 3/03/2020)

Awards break down:

1st place male & female overall
1st, 2nd, 3rd male and female in following age groups:
10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+


Race Contact Info

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5k Course Map
Starting line is back driveway of school’s back parking lot, cross St. James Church Road, entering Canopy Creek development and following Canopy Creek Drive to CC Pool parking lot.  Turn left into CC pool parking lot, then turn right onto Turtle Creek Drive.  Follow to end, then turn left onto Canopy Creek Drive.  Turn Right onto Verdict Ridge Drive, following it to left turn onto Winged Foot Drive.  Turnaround at halfway point on Winged Foot Drive (big open loop at the sign for “The Greens” – the patio homes section), back down Winged Food Drive, out to Verdict Ridge Drive, turning right, following Verdict Ridge Drive to Sahalee Drive.  Turn left onto Sahalee Drive, following to end and looping back out to Verdict Ridge Drive, turn left onto Verdict Ridge Drive, follow out of neighborhood to St. James Church Road, crossing over St. James Church Road and into school main driveway.  Following school driveway around “car rider line” and onto dirt path which circles behind school building, culminating at finish line.
The one mile fun run/walk (un-timed) will follow the runners leaving school property, and turn around on Oakmont Road and return to school.
The finish line is at the back parking lot, where finish line festival and post-race fun begins!  

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