Fit for Business 5K

Sat April 6, 2019 Winston Salem, NC US 27109 Directions
Events

5K

9:00AM EDT
Description

The Wake Forest School of Business Fit for Business 5k will run through Wake's beautiful campus on Saturday, April 6, 2019. This year's 5k will benefit Junior Achievement of the Triad!  Junior Achievement of the Triad's volunteer-delivered, kindergarten through 12th-grade programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students in our community to dream big and reach their potential.

If you'd like to go the extra mile and make an additional contribution to our cause please contact Amanda Horton (hortonaj@wfu.edu).

T-shirts will be guaranteed for registrations through March 16th. For registrations after that, shirts will be available on race day on a first come first serve basis. 

Packet Pick Up

There are two options for packet pick up: 

  • Friday, April 5th from 12:00 - 6:00pm in Farrell Hall (building 60), Bitove Lounge (main floor to the right of the Student Engagement Suite, Room 115)
  • DAY OF: Saturday, April 6th from 8:00-8:45am outside of Farrell Hall (at starting line) ALL runners should be ready checked in by 8:45am on April 6th! Please note that REGISTRATION will close at 8:30am on race day. 
Course Map

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.

PDF

The entire 5k course will be held on Wake Forest University's Campus. Open the attached file to view the course map. 

Place
1834 Wake Forest Road
Farrell Hall
Winston Salem, NC US 27109
Parking

Official parking for the Fit for Business 5K will be located at Winston Salem First (the church located across Polo Road from the University)   The address for the church is : 3730 University Pkwy, Winston-Salem, NC 27106.  Please park in the the lot closest to the WFU campus, it is marked "student parking".  

After parking, you will walk across Polo Rd at the crosswalk and walk down the side walk on to campus.  At the 3-way stop at the end of that sidewalk you will cross Wingate road via the brick crosswalk and stay on the brick path to the check-in table that will be behind Farrell Hall.  
 

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Awards

Awards will be presented to the top 2 male and female finishers in each of the following divisions:

Overall
15 and under
16-30
31-45
46 and over

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Questions?
Learn about Junior Achievement of the Triad

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Junior Achievement of the Triad's volunteer-delivered, kindergarten through 12th-grade programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students in our community to dream big and reach their potential.  Junior Achievement helps students realize that the education they are getting today will help them have a bright future tomorrow.  Junior Achievement of the Triad serves 6 different counties in our area! 

Watch the video below for more information about the amazing work Junior Achievement is doing! Image

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