5K Info


Certified 5K course!  The 5K race route starts and finishes at the Melton Lake Peninsula.  The course follows the water's edge along the Melton Lake walking trail to Elza Gate then double back to the peninsula.  A very scenic and easy 5K run.  Course certification code: TN15077MS.  

Click the PDF document at the bottom of this page to view a course map.

All 5K participants receive:

  • A Race-Logo Dri-Fit Tech Shirt (while supplies last)
  • A Custom Finisher Medal


  • All 5K participants start at 9:15AM
  • Walkers are welcome but must start at the back of the pack
  • The time limit for the 5K is 2.5 hours.  Once streets are re-opened and course support is shut down, any remaining runners/walkers can continue at own risk.


  • Hydration/Aid station available approximately at half-way point along course.
  • Nice public restrooms and porta-johns located at start/finish with one porta-john located at half-way point.


  • Overall Male, Overall Female, Overall Masters Male (40+), Overall Masters Female (40+) 
  • Male and female top three finishers in the following age groups: 8-12, 13-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-60, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90+
  • No duplicate awards.
  • Award pick up on race day.

*  Based on chip timing. 


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