No Excuse for Abuse 5K

Saturday May 30, 2015
Marion, NC US 28752
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Events for this Race:

No Excuse for Abuse 5K

Start Time: 9:00am EDT
Online Registration is Closed
Online Registration has Ended.
Event Information
Entry Fees:
- $20 Mail in or Drop Off at Family Services of McDowell County, Inc. on or before May 15, 2015.
- $25 Day of race or after May 15, 2015 - Race Day Registration- 7:30am to 8:30am.
- Race Packet may be picked up at Family Services on May 29th or on the day of the race from 7:30am-8:30am. Please call 828-652-6150 for early packet pickup details.
- Race shirts are guaranteed to the 1st 100 runners!

Medal for the 1st-3rd Overall, Men and Women
Medals for the Top 3 Males & Females in each age group

5K Age Groups:
12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-74, 75 & over.

Mail In Registration:
Send to:
Family Services of McDowell County, Inc.
PO Box 1572
Marion, NC 28752

Checks make payable to: Family Services of McDowell County, Inc. (FSMC)

Mail-in registrations must be postmarked no later than May 26th!

No Excuse for Abuse Virtual Run

Price: $20.00 Race Fee + $2.75 SignUp Fee +
Registration ends May 29, 2015 @ 11:59pm EDT
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April 13, 2015 @ 8:10pm EDT May 29, 2015 @ 11:59pm EDT $20.00 Race Fee + $2.75 SignUp Fee What is this?
Event Information
The Virtual Run is intended for anyone who wishes to participate in the No Excuse for Abuse event but cannot be there on race day to run. Your registration as a Virtual Runner provides much needed financial support to the race and to Family Services of McDowell County.
21 S. Main Street
Marion, NC US 28752

Please join us for the 5th Annual No Excuse for Abuse 5K on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 9:00am.

The course is mixed with flat terrain and some small hills. Runners will start at the McDowell County Courthouse and run down Main St. onto Rutherford Rd.  and then turning onto Virginia Ave then onto Spring St. At Spring St. runners will get onto the Pea Vine Trail and run the trail to State St. Runners will then run up State St. until they get to S. McDowell Ave. They will run to Azalea St. and Robert St. turning onto Fleming Ave. Runners will then follow Fleming Ave. to Main St. where they will finish at the Courthouse.

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The Family Services of McDowell County, Inc. is McDowell County’s ONLY Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Agency. All proceeds from the No Excuse for Abuse 5K will go to help Family Services of McDowell County, Inc.

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