Mel Williams Memorial Scholarship 5K

Sun September 13, 2020 Norfolk, VA US 23518 Directions
Events

Mel Williams Memorial Scholarship 5K Walk/ Run

$25 4:05PM EDT - 8:00PM EDT Registration ends September 11, 2020 at 6:01pm EDT

Mel Williams Memorial Scholarship VIRTUAL 5K Walk/ Run

$25 Registration ends September 12, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT
Description

WE INTEND TO HOLD THIS EVENT ONSITE AND WILL UPDATE EVERYONE AS CONDITIONS EVOLVE. 


DO EXPECT VENUE MODIFICATIONS SUCH AS CHANGES TO SAME DAY REGISTRATION, PACKET PICKUP, START LINE/CORRALS, HYDRATION STOPS, FINISH LINE AND AFTER PARTY ACTIVITIES INCLUDING FOOD/REFRESHMENTS. 


YOU WILL RECEIVE COMPLETE DETAILS WITH YOUR FINAL INSTRUCTIONS (VIA EMAIL) SHORTLY BEFORE EACH EVENT.


WE INTEND TO COMPLY WITH ALL GOVERNMENTAL RECOMMENDATIONS AND RRCA BEST PRACTICES. 


WE ALSO HAVE VIRTUAL OPTIONS AND YOU MAY CHANGE FROM THE ONSITE RACE TO A VIRTUAL OPTION.

 

 

 

YOU CAN SWITCH YOUR MWM 5K ENTRY FROM ONSITE TO A VIRTUAL RACE ON YOUR OWN.

HERE ARE THE INSTRUCTIONS TO DO SO:

 

https://help.runsignup.com/support/solutions/articles/17000062922-transfer-to-another-event

                                                                      If you need assistance, please contact Angelo Celesia at coach@tidewaterstriders.com

 

 

Mel Williams Memorial Scholarship 5K.

On line registration closes at 6 PM the Friday prior to the event. Race day registration starts at 2PM.

THIS IS A STRIDER GRAND PRIX EVENT

IT IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED THAT YOU PRE-REGISTER!

Basic registration is a $25 contribution to the Mel Williams Scholarship Fund and provides an accurate timed 5K race with refreshments, music, and one raffle ticket for great raffle prizes. You must be present to win any raffle prizes.  Additional contributions to the scholarship fund gets you additional raffle tickets.

***Tidewater Strider members receive a $5.00 discount through 11:59 pm on September 1, 2020***

We now have more than $7,000 in raffle prizes to give away on race day:  Entries to marathons, 1/2 marathons, 10 Milers and other races. Memberships to the YMCA, fitness consultations, and personal training sessions. Numerous gift certificates for restaurants, retail establishments and other services!

THERE IS A $3.00 PER PERSON FEE TO ENTER THE BOTANICAL GARDENS for this event.

 

IF ARE YOU RUNNING THE MWM VIRTUAL 5K

Instructions are here on how to PRINT or Share your Virtual Bib. Your Name and Bib Number will automatically populate:

https://help.runsignup.com/support/solutions/articles/17000102847-view-pre-race-bib

Instructions are here on how to post your results:

https://help.runsignup.com/support/solutions/articles/17000087349-submit-and-manage-virtual-results

 If you need assistance, please contact Angelo Celesia at coach@tidewaterstriders.com

 

Volunteers needed - Not running but attending. Use this Volunteer link to help out at each or any of these events: Volunteer Mel Williams Memorial Scholarship 5K

Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at
Place
Botanical Garden
6700 Azalea Garden Rd
Norfolk, VA US 23518

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