Backpack Run 5K/10K

Saturday 23rd March 2019

Green Hill Park: 2501 Parkside Driv, Salem, United States

Running, Distance running, 10K, 5K


Activities

  • Backpack Run 5K - individual registration - Individual adult registration
  • Backpack Run 5K - individual registration - Individual student registration
  • Backpack Run 5K - Team captains - Create a team - captains only
  • Backpack Run 5K - Join a team - Join an existing team - adults
  • Backpack Run 5K - Join a team - Join an existing team - student
  • Backpack Run 10K - Individual registration - Individual adult registration
  • Backpack Run 10K - Individual registration - Individual student registration
  • Backpack Run 10K - Team captains - Create a team - captains only
  • Backpack Run 10K - Join a team - Join an existing team - adult
  • Backpack Run 10K - Join a team - Join an existing team - student

Description

Roanoke County Public Schools Education Foundation, a 501©3 non-profit organization, is presenting the 6th Annual Backpack Run. Proceeds will be used to provide scholarships for graduating seniors and grants for teachers. Several sponsorship levels are available!  NEW THIS YEAR:  5K and 10K races!

Runners can also take the Backpack Challenge – purchase a new backpack, fill with school supplies, and drop it off after the race! (Optional Event).

 

Event details and schedule

March 23, 9 a.m. at Green Hill Park.  The 5K and 10K will begin at the same time.  5K runners will complete one lap of the out-back course.  10K runners will complete two laps of the same out-back course.

Parking will be at Green Hill Park.  This is a rain or shine event.  Please arrive no later than 8:30 a.m.  

PACKET PICKUP will be on Friday, March 22 at Run About Sports on Brambleton Ave. near Hidden Valley High School, from 3:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.  

Organised by

Roanoke Co. Public Schools Education Foundation

5937 Cove Road, Roanoke

Phone: 540-562-3900 x10113

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