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Tri-Span 5k & 10k


Sat July 14, 2018
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Location: Wilmington, NC US 28401 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Events
Event Time Price Details
5k
Time
7:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
Price
$40
Registration ends July 12, 2018 at 11:59am EDT
10k
Time
7:00AM EDT - 9:30AM EDT
Price
$45
Registration ends July 12, 2018 at 11:59am EDT
Place
CFCC Nutt Street Parking Deck
Wilmington, NC US 28401
Description

Run the oldest 3-bridge 10K on the east coast! 

The 10k course runs over the Memorial Bridge and across two more bridges before finishing on Water Street with a 1/3 mile flat and fast run to the finish! You'll also have a short loop down Battleship Road where you'll run in front of the Battleship USS North Carolina and take in the view of downtown Wilmington across the Cape Fear River - very picturesque. The new course for 2018 takes advantage of Wilmington's scenic Riverwalk. There will be extensive coning on the race course so you'll run safe and fast over the bridges.You know it’s going to be HOT so take the challenge with the humidity, heat, and hills of Wilmington! 

NEW for 2018, the 5K course will be a point-to-point course starting at the Battleship and ending downtown. The race will provide shuttle/transport to the start line. 5k participants now will experience 2 of the 3 bridges of the 10k course - as well as the scenic downtown Riverwalk. 

Wheel chair pushing athletes and athletes of ALL ABILITIES are welcome!!

Awards:

OVERALL & MASTERS AWARDS: 

Omega Gift Cards going to top Male & Female overall and master finishers in the 5k, 5k wheelchair, and 10k and events.

AGE DIVISION AWARDS:

Awards are custom Tri-Span award mugs going 3-deep in each age division in all three races PLUS mugs for overall & masters winners. Go HERE to view age divisions used by this race and the Coastal Carolina Run Series! 

MILITARY DIVISION AWARDS:

When you register in the military category you will be entered automatically in the military branch competition. The top 3 female runners and the top 3 male runners will receive a custom Tri-Span mug and Omega Gift Certificates. 

 

2018 Finisher Medals for all 5k & 10k ! 

 


Benefiting:


LIVESTRONG at the YMCA

The race benefits the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA Program. LIVESTRONG at the YMCA is a FREE health and wellness program specifically designed for cancer survivors. Participants meet twice a week over a 12 week period and are led by three certified personal trainers through a well rounded program that includes a cardio, strength, and stretching/relaxation component, in a welcoming and supportive environment. The Y is honored to welcome and include cancer survivors and their families to our YMCA!

Tri-Span is the 6th event in the year-long Coastal Carolina Run Series!

This yearlong series consists of 10 races across Coastal Carolina including a family-friendly beach obstacle course, 10k road runs, 1 mile fun runs, the traditional 5K distance and a trail runs. Participation is the key! The more races you run, the more the muscles burn, the faster the legs turn, the more points you earn! Runners are automatically entered into the series after their 3rd race. Click here for more info: YCC Run Series

 

PACKET PICKUP and LATE/IN PERSON REGISTRATION
TWO OPTIONS AVAILABLE -

Friday, July 13 from 3:00pm-7:00pm @ Omega Sports in Hanover Center
Saturday, July 14 from 5:30am-6:15am @ Race start/finish by the CFCC Nutt Street Parking Deck  

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5k Route Map

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New for 2018, the 5k course will be a point-to-point course. It will start at the Battleship, cross over two of the three bridges that are featured in the 10k, and finish in downtown! 5k participants will be provided with shuttle & parking information closer to race date. 

10k Route Map

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A Wilmington favorite, featuring three bridge crossings, but updated for 2018 to feature Wilmington's new extended Riverwalk. This course addition has allowed us to reduce mileage along Battleship Rd, which was an especially grueling feature of this 10k course. 7am start helps to beat the heat, but, Wilmington loves this race as it is truly a well-earned finisher medal! 

5k Race Parking & Shuttle Information

5k shuttles will run from the downtown race start area beginning at 6am and take participants to the start line. There will be no post race shuttle back to the Battleship. Therefore, if you plan to park there you will need to arrange for transportation to pick up your vehicle post race. We strongly suggest that you take advantage of the complimentary pre-race shuttle service. Last shuttle will leave downtown at 6:20am. Please do not wait until the last shuttle as we will not be able to fit all participants in the final shuttle run. 

RACE SHIRTS!

Guaranteed Tshirt Sizes if you register by July 1st. If you register after that...don't worry...we'll have plenty of shirts as we always want to give away as much SWAG as possible, but we can't guarantee your preferred style or size.  

Womens Tank: Cotton/Poly Blend Tee from Next Level. Womens Tank Sizing Chart

Mens Tank: Cotton Tank from Next Level. Mens Tank Sizing Chart

Unisex Tee: Cotton/Poly Blend Tee from Next Level. Unisex/Mens Tshirt Sizing Chart

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Finisher Medals for ALL Participants!
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