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Run for The Hills 5k
Green Hills Family YMCA

Sat, 31 Aug, 2013

YMCA Race Series Presented by Healthways

EVENT INFORMATION

  • Date: August 31st, 2013
  • 5K Starts: 7:30am
  • Senior Walk: 7:30am
  • Kids' Fun Run: 8:30am
  • Family Festival: 9:00am - 12noon
  • Location: Green Hills Family YMCA

This August, hundreds of runners will again pound the pavement for a good cause at the Green Hills Family YMCA’s Run for the Hills 5K. The annual race, presented for a fourth year by MAFIAoZA’S Pizza go to benefit the YMCA of Middle Tennessee's Annual Giving Campaign.

Proceeds from all YMCA Race Series events benefit the YMCA of Middle Tennessee's Annual Giving Campaign. As a leading nonprofit committed to youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility, the Y uses Annual Giving Campaign contributions to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve community health and well-being and support of people in need right in your own neighborhood. By participating in this race, you're making an enduring, lasting impact in your community by giving everyone, regardless of age, income or background, the opportunities they need to learn, grow and thrive.

REGISTRATION NOTES

  • Online registration closes on Thursday, August 29th at 3pm CST
  • Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable

FREE STUFF

  • Ever participant will receive a complimentary tech shirt

ITINERARY

  • Pre-Packet Pick-up:
    • Location: Green Hills Family YMCA Lobby
    • Friday, August 30th 10AM – 6PM
  • Race Day Packet Pick-up and Walk-up Registration:
    • Location: Green Hills Family YMCA Frist Teen and Family Center
    • Saturday, August 31st - 6AM
  • 5K Race Starts: 7:30am
  • Senior Walk: 7:30am
  • Kids' Fun Run: 8:30am
  • Awards: 9:00am

KIDS' FUN RUN

  • Start Time: 8:30am
  • Ages: 9 and under
  • Fee: $5
  • Every participant will receive a shirt and dog tag necklace
  • Family Festival: Please join us after the run for some Family FUN! There will be bounce houses, games, crafts and goodies for all ages.  FREE for all!

AWARDS

  • Overall awards will be based on clock (gun) time. Age group awards will be based on chip time.
  • Overall: Top 3 Overall Male and Female
  • Masters: Top 3 40 and over Male and Female
  • Age Group: Top 3 Male and Female in each age category
    • 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and over
  • Awards will follow after the Kids Fun Run

TEAM CHALLENGE

Is your team the fittest in town? Enter the Run for the Hills 5k Team Challenge!

  • Promotes healthy lifestyles
  • Encourages community involvement
  • Builds team work

Awards

  • Division awards three deep for each division

Rules

  • 5 or more registrants is considered a team. (You must enter team name on registration from when signing up.)
  • Divisions are based on team size and scoring is based on age group places
  • A team can be a church group, co-workers, friends or family
  • No additional cost to register as a team
  • Teams of 10 or more receive 10% off overall registration. All registrations must be turned in together at the Green Hills Family YMCA in order to receive discount. Discounts are not applied online.
  • Team registration will not be accepted after Friday, August 23rd.

For more information on the YMCA’s Team Challenge please contact Lauren Zook at 297-6529 or lzook@ymcamidtn.org.

CHILDCARE SERVICES

  • Opens at 6:30am and serves children 9 and under at the Green Hills YMCA

THE ROUTE

RFTH starts and finishes at the Green Hills Family YMCA.

Thank you to our sponsors

Location: 4041 Hillsboro Circle, Nashville, TN 37215
(Map)
Fees: 5K FEES:
$20 May 29 - Jun 5
$25 Jun 6 - Aug 7
$30 Aug 8 - Aug 30
$35 Race Day

TEAM CHALLENGE:
10% discount (Teams of 10+)

SENIOR WALK:
$10

KIDS' FUN RUN FEE:
$5 per child
Contact: Lauren Zook
lzook@ymcamidtn.org
615-297-6529
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