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17th Annual Smart Smiles 5K

Sat August 17, 2024 Newport News, VA 23606 US Directions

Events

BGCVP Smart Smiles 5K - Runners Only

$30 7:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT Registration ends August 13, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

BGCVP Smart Smiles 5K - Walkers Only

$30 7:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT Registration ends August 13, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Place

Mariners' Museum & Park
100 Museum Dr. - Main Parking Lot
Newport News, VA US 23606

Description

Be the reason a child smiles!

Smart Smiles come from Smart choices- smart health choices. With a focus on physical and emotional health, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula provides holistic health and wellness education and opportunities to members ages 6 through 18. Whether it be partnering with the Mobile Dentists who come to our Clubs to provide dental care; working with local culinary professionals to teach healthy cooking classes; providing kids with the appropriate avenues to receive council; and more- funds from our Smart Smiles 5K go toward providing kids across the VA Peninsula with the tools they need to succeed and the education they need to thrive.

$5 discount for active military, students, and children under 18 years of age. $10 discount for teams after initial registration.

NEW RACE ROUTE FOR 2024! Park and race ONSITE at the Mariners' Museum & Park.

SHIRT SIZES AND RACE BAGS ONLY GUARANTEED TO REGISTRATIONS BEFORE JULY 15! 

Awards
Male and Female Top 3 Overall Runners and Walkers (not eligible for awards in their age group)
Male and Female Top 3 in Age Group: (14 and under, 15-19, 20 - 29, 30 - 39, 40 - 49, 50 - 59, 60 - 69, 70 and over)
Fastest Team Overall
Team with most participants on race day
Team Theme Contest Winner

Important Times
6:45 am - Park Gates Open
7:00 am - Check-in/Registration
8:00 am - Race Start
9:15 am - Awards, Door Prizes, and Celebration

 

Race Contact Info

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Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.bagclub.com/smartsmiles5k.

Early Race Packet Pickup Option

Friday, August 16, 2024
10 am - 3 pm
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula Administrative Offices
11825 Rock Landing Dr.
Chesapeake Bldg., Newport News, VA 23606
Email: swood@bagclub.com

Day of Race Packet Pickup, Registration or Check-in

Saturday, August 17, 2024
7 - 7:45 am
Mariners' Museum & Park
100 Museum Dr.
Newport News, VA 23606
(Parking onsite. Carpooling is encouraged)

Vendors Welcome

Calling all businesses, community organizations, and civic groups! Be a part of our vibrant event as a vendor at the 17th Annual Smart Smiles 5K. Connect with over 350 community members, dedicated volunteers, and the esteemed BGCVP staff. Set up your booth in front of the Mariners’ Museum in Newport News for an unforgettable networking opportunity! Thank you for your interest in tabling at our 17th Annual Smart Smiles 5K Run/Walk event. We are excited to receive your application. All applications will be considered and approved no later than June 25th. There is a fee of $100 per approved vendor. Click Vendors Welcome to apply.

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