Saturday, September 23rd; Registration: 6:30am; Race Start Time: 7am

Start/Finish Line: Hand Middle School

Entry Fee: $35 in Advance; $40 Race Day

Registration Includes: Professionally timed race provided by Strictly Running, Race Day T-shirt (T-shirts for same-day registration are limited and first come, first serve), Refreshments.

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Proceeds from entry fees and sponsorships will be used to help save and rehabilitate formerly abused, neglected, and elderly farm animals.

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Age Groups

For both male and female in the 14 and under, 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, 80-84, 85-89, and 90 and over.


Behind Hand Middle School at the corner of Woodrow and Duncan Street
Columbia, SC 29206

5K Course Map

A flat and fast course through the Shandon Neighborhood, both starting and finishing near Hand Middle School.


Award Ceremony will start at 8:00 AM
(Overall winners not eligible for age-group awards) 
First over all male and female finishers


Water, Bananas, and Strawberries

The course will be marked with flour for each turn, Water Stops, Police Department/Volunteers will monitor the course. 
Complete results will be posted at

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