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Location: Leland, NC US 28451 Directions
Type: Run Only, Run or Run/Walk
Events
Event Time Price Details
10k
Time
8:30AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Price
$35
Price increases March 27, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT
5K
Time
8:30AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Price
$35
Price increases April 14, 2018 at 11:58pm EDT
10k Walk
Time
8:10AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Price
$35
Price increases March 27, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT
1-mile Trot with Spot
Time
8:10AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Price
$25
Registration ends April 27, 2018 at 5:00pm EDT
Place
Brunswick Forest Veterinary Hospital
1513 Brunswick Village Blvd
Leland, NC US 28451
Description

The race takes place on picturesque courses in the beautiful Brunswick Forest community. The whole event is pet friendly but is also set up with the 10K starting five minutes before the 5K since most dogs participate with their owners in the 5K or 1-mile Trot with Spot. You and your best 4-legged friend will being in a group with their fellow pooches. The finish line scene is memorable for everyone. The 5K has well behaved pooches who start near the back of the pack before heading out on the picturesque out-and-back route so if your dog is ready to go 3.1 miles then get in there!

 

NO DOG, NO PROBLEM!! With the 10K starting 5 minutes before the 5K runners without pets will still get to run a serious 10K if that's your thing.

 

10K & 5K Awards: Customized running medals go 2-deep in age groups. Winner awards are Bobble Head running trophies going 3-deep overall in the 5K and 3-deep in open and masters in the 10K.

 

The race is stroller and walker friendly!

 

T-Shirts: 

Shirts are very nice, gender specific tech shirts. The ladies shirts run one size small so ladies, select your size accordingly. NOTE: If you are female and want a male shirt size then email me. edfore7628@bellsouth.net

Shirts are guaranteed through April 24th. We'll order extra but to be sure sign up before the 24th.

 

 

 

10K Early Start: For walkers or run/walkers doing greater than a 1:20 10K there is an early start (20) minutes before the regular 10K start. This allows walkers and run/walkers to enjoy the race and finish about the same time as most other runners. Early starters get the same shirts and cover the same course as everyone else. Your results will be displayed in your age group, Note that the 1-mile Trot with Spot "takes off" with the 10K early start so runners get to cheer on the early starters and see the owners and pooches finish the 1 mile event - fun for everyone! 

  

PACKET PICKUP:

Saturday April 28th 11:00 am - 12:30 pm New Balance of Wilmington in the Mayfaire shopping area near Harris Teeter

Again Saturday 2:30 - 4:00 pm at Brunswick Forest Veterinary Hospital in the Villages at Brunswick Forest

RACE DAY PACKETS at the Vet Hospital starting at 7:00 am.

 

COSTUME CONTEST: There will be costume context trophies for the best costumed pet, best costumed person and a trophy for the dog and owner who look the most alike! In addition to trophies, there will be prizes from our sponsors and from 5 Star Race Productions so get "suited up" and run in constume. It will be an awesome experience for you and for the other runners and spectators!

 

MIcrochip Implanting at Cost: Dr Z and Dr Terry will be doing microchip implanting on race morning for $30 which is basically their cost. It's a very nice service for runners and will help you locate your best 4-legged friend in case you guys lose touch some time. Ask about it after the race if you would like to take advantage of this offer.

Race Beneficiary is Paws Place: A non-profit, no-kill shelter dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and adoption of dogs in Wilmington and surrounding areas in Southeastern NC.  

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