600 Brushy Creek Road
The Run Downtown 5K is one of the largest and most popular 5K runs in the state. The event is presented by The Greenville News and Greenville Track Club. It's a Corporate Shield event and part of the Greenville Track Club racing series.
"The First Big Race of the Year!""A Screaming Fast Downhill Finish"
The Run Downtown 5K has established itself as one of the most popular January running events in the state. The course starts out with a continuous but gentle rise for the first mile, a series of hills for the second mile, and a screaming fast downhill finish for the last mile. The race has a terrific organizing team who work hard to make this event top notch! Make good on your new year's resolution to get fit by signing up for the RDT 5K.
The Run Downtown 5K attracts runners from all around the upstate. Here are some special qualities of the race:
- First major race of the year in Greenville
- Fast downhill finish on Main Street
- Exciting and supercharged atmosphere, great race swag
- Unique artwork awards for Age Group winners
1 Mile warmup
50 meters (5 and under)
100 meters Family Relay (5 and under)
Note: most events will have multiple heats
Hammer throw - 7:45 am
Weight throw - 8:45am
Pole vault - 9am
Long jump - 9:15am
RACE DAY REGISTRATION - $45
January 21, 2017