Race The Helix Greenwood

Sat October 5, 2019 Greenwood, SC US 29646 Directions

5K Run

9:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT

Walk The Helix Greenwood

9:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.ggc.org/.

106 Gregor Mendel Circle
Greenwood, SC US 29646

Join us for the 9th annual Race the Helix-Greenwood race, inspired by one family's desire to raise awareness for genetic disorders and funding for genetic research! 

  • Saturday, October 5 at 9 a.m. at Greenwood Genetic Center, 106 Gregor Mendel Circle, Greenwood, S.C. 29646.
  • 5K paved run with manual timing (5K course can accommodate strollers and/or wheelchairs)
  • 1 mile paved course for walkers, runners, strollers, and wheelchairs
  • Snacks, water, and coffee provided
  • T-shirts guaranteed for all registrations received before Sept. 7 and will be given to late and on-site registrants while supplies last
  • Proceeds from the event will benefit the Greenwood Genetic Center Foundation                              

For more information about the Greenwood Genetic Center Foundation or to make a donation, please visit: 
Entry fees:
$25 for 5K 
No fee for the 1 mile walk
Join us after the race for awards, which will be given to the top overall male and female finishers and to the top three male and female finishers in each 5K age group.
Age groups for awards: 12 and under; 13-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69 and 70+


Race Contact Info

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


If you wish to make a donation to the Greenwood Genetic Center Foundation, please click on the attached link!

Early Packet Pick-Up

This year, we're offering Early Packet Pick-Up for our participants!

To save yourself some time on race morning, feel free to stop by and grab your packet at the following time/location:

Friday, October 4, 2019 from 4:00 - 6:00 PM

Greenwood Genetic Center  *Follow the signs to enter through the Patient/Visitor Entrance.*

106 Gregor Mendel Circle, Greenwood SC 29646