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R.A.C.E for the North 5K

Sat April 21, 2018 Huntersville, NC US 28078 Directions

5K - Open Adults

9:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT

5K - CMS Teachers and Staff

9:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT

5K - Students

9:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
JM Alexander Middle School
12010 Hambright Rd
Huntersville, NC US 28078

R.A.C.E for the North 5K

(Running to Assist Communities in Education)


The race is a charity run/walk fundraiser designed to support students, teachers, and families of the North Learning Community. The event will be hosted by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools,  Lake Norman EDC, Lake Norman Chamber and the Lake Norman Education Collaborative.  The event includes a Kid’s Fun Run and a 5K.  Adult participants will receive a performance t-shirt while supplies last. Students are encouraged to show their spirit by wearing their school gear. The race will be officially timed and prizes will be awarded for top finishers in each category, the best male and female, and all registered participants 12 and under.

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Registration and packet pickup Opens at 8am

Festivities begins at 8:30am


New Race Location:

JM Alexander Middle School

12010 Hambright Rd

Huntersville, NC 28078


Packet pickup Friday, April 20th 5-7pm at Huntersville Business Park

Packet pickup Wednesday, April 18th 5-7pm at Jason’s Deli Concord Mills

Race Registration

$20 + $2.00 (chip fee) Adults

$10 + $2.00 (chip fee) CMS Teachers and Staff

$5 + $2.00 (chip fee) Students

Free: under 5


Last day to register:  Thursday, April 10th (to receive adult t-shirts only)

All registrations after April 10th (adult t-shirts only while supplies last): $25 + $2.00 (chip fee)


Contact person: Reneisha Black @ Reneisha.black@cms.k12.nc.us or 704-620-7001

Information we need from participants:

·         Basic info

·         School affiliation

Elementary schools

Barnette Elementary School

Blythe Elementary

Cornelius Elementary School

Croft Community School

David Cox Road Elementary

Davidson Elementary

Grand Oak Elementary

Highland Creek Elementary School

Hornets Nest Elementary

Huntersville Elementary

J.V. Washam Elementary School

Long Creek Elementary

Mallard Creek Elementary

Mountain Island Lake Academy Elementary

Parkside Elementary School

Stoney Creek Elementary

Torrence Creek Elementary

Winding Springs Elementary School

Middle Schools

Bailey Middle School

Francis Bradley Middle

J.M. Alexander Middle School

Mountain Island Lake Academy Elementary

Ridge Road Middle School

High Schools

Hopewell High School

Mallard Creek High School

North Mecklenburg High School

William Amos Hough High School

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