||This course is a USATF certified course – course certification code AR11010DLP.
Chip Timing will be used.
This course begins and ends in downtown Magnolia and is run entirely on city streets. The course features some rolling hills and challenges participants with the nearly ½ mile uphill section near the finish.
There will be no race day registration for this year's 5k Race/Walk. All participants must pre-register. Registration will close at noon on Thursday, May 16.
The first 200 Race/Walk entrants to register online will receive Swag Bags.
Technical T-Shirts will be provided for the first 200 Race/Walk entrants. Cotton T-Shirts will be available to other entrants and guaranteed only to those registered by May 10.
$100 Cash Prize to First Place Overall Male and Female. Awards will be presented to the top 3 overall male and female runners, the top 3 masters (40+) male and female runners, and to the top 3 male and female runners in the following age divisions: 0-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, and 60+. Awards will be presented to the overall male and female walkers as well as to the top 3 male and female walkers in the following age divisions: 0-49 and 50+.
Only registered race/walk participants will be allowed on the course. Pets, strollers, wagons, baby joggers, or any other hand pushed or pulled device will NOT be allowed on the course.
The race will go on regardless of precipitation. In the event that weather conditions present an imminent danger to participants, the race will be cancelled. No refunds will be given.
Door prizes will be given away at the award ceremony. Must be present to win.
This race is presented in conjunction with the annual city-wide Magnolia Blossom Festival and World Championship Steak Cook-off. Come run the race and then spend the day at the festival.
For more information on the festival go to http://www.blossomfestival.org.