GLObal RUN 5K (glow run)

Friday, May 13, 2022 Directions
Get ready to get your glow on!
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$25 05/13 8:30PM EDT Price increases after February 2, 2022 at 11:59pm EST
Glow on your own!


$25 Price increases after February 2, 2022 at 11:59pm EST

The 10th annual GLObal RUN 5K will be a glow run!  This event is in support of Gray’s Creek Middle School's global focus and student travel. This year’s scholarship recipients are traveling to Panama in 2022 and Europe in 2023. How awesome is that? 

Again this year--TEAM competition!

Each participant gets a t-shirt (with glow-in-the-dark print!), a glow bracelet, and glow necklace. Gear up, paint up, and get your glow on for this fun event. NOTE: Must register by April 18 to guarantee a t-shirt.

Can't do the race, but would like to PURCHASE A T-SHIRT? Click on Store on the menu                                                       

Want MORE GLOW GEAR? Check out options in the Store 

PACKET PICK-UP will be Thursday, May 12, 4-7:00 pm and on race day 6-8:15 pm


All ages and levels are encouraged to participate.  Walkers and runners welcome!


Awards will be given for top male and female finisher, as well as age group categories.

TOP MALE AND FEMALE are awarded a custom paperweight and a $50 gift certificate to Green Side Up.

All AGE GROUP winners receive a $20 gift card to Academy Sports + Outdoors.

Top TEAM to finish will also receive a $10 gift card to Academy Sports + Outdoors and a glow-in-the-dark dodgeball.

AND...over 20 door prizes!

Course Description

Race will begin at the back of Gray's Creek Middle School. The course is flat and will start and end at GCMS. This route had guides along the way and there is a deputy at the turn-around point on Celebration. This route does NOT cross Chicken Foot Rd. Plan to stay after the race for door prizes, snacks, and photos. There will also be a display about students’ upcoming travels and past trips taken.

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.


Gray's Creek Middle School is located in Hope Mills, NC.  It is a global school that focuses on and promotes the idea that its students are part of a world much larger than their hometown.  In support of students who are traveling globally, GCMS has started a 5K race as a fundraiser to help with travel costs.  As this race grows, GCMS hopes the number of students experiencing world travel also will grow.  Our goal is that our school and community will become rich with real world travelers, experiences, and knowledge.

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