Come join us in a run through the tradition-rich rolling hills of one of Mississippiâ€™s most popular towns. Along the precisely measured 6.2 mile course, you will pass beautiful antebellum homes, run through the Ole Miss campus, as well as Rowan Oak, the historic home of William Faulkner and conclude this highly competitive race at the Baptist HealthPlex. NOTE: The course has been re-certified in 2011 and will no longer be routed through alleyways but will remain on streets throughout race.
10K Run - 7:30 a.m.
5K Run - 7:45 a.m.
Kids Fun Run - 9 a.m.
CHIP TIMING: Double Decker Spring Run will use Start2Finish's State of the Art Jaguar Timing System. Each participant will receive a race number bib with a timing chip included on the bib. Please wear your bib number on the front of your body and do NOT remove chip from the back of your bib number. Participants in the Kids Fun Run will not wear timing chips.
AWARDS: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards will be given to winners in each age group in both male and female categories. Awards ceremony will be on the stage immediately following the Kids Fun Run (9 a.m.)
CASH PRIZE: $200 Cash Prize will be awarded to overall male and female winners in each race. No duplicate awards will be given.
REGISTRATION: Pre-Registration is strongly encouraged. You can save up to $10 by pre-registering. Registration by April 14 is $25. Registration after April 14 is $30. Event day registration begins at 6:15 a.m. and closes at 7:15 a.m. Race day registration is $35. ABSOLUTELY NO REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER 7:15 A.M.
RACE PACKETS: All race participants will receive an official Double Decker Spring Run t-shirt as well as a bag full of special offers and giveaways. Shirts and bags are not guaranteed to participants registering on-site.
PACKET PICK-UP: Run/Walk participant packet pick-up will be available on Thursday, April 25 and Friday, April 26, from 12 p.m. until 6 p.m. at the Oxford Activity Center, located at 400 Price Street, go to back entrance for pickups. All other packets may be picked up on race day at the race location. All packets and bib numbers must be picked up by 7:15 a.m. on race day.