RUN, EAT, NAP. The Outer Banks Running Club once again invites you to start off your Thanksgiving morning with a calorie deficit by traversing (run/trot/walk/stroll) a family-friendly 5k course through the Village at Nags Head while enjoying views of the Roanoke sound!
Beneficiary: This event serves as the primary fundraiser each year for your race organizer, the Outer Banks Running Club. Proceeds enable our Club to serve its members and our community & visitors through races, clinics, group runs, club coaching, social events, etc. For more information or to join, click here: http://www.outerbanksrunningclub.org/general-membership/ .
Course Map & Information: http://connect.garmin.com/activity/130811756 A digital race clock will be positioned at the start/finish for you to keep track of your own time (there will be no chip timing). Baby strollers, wagons, jog strollers are allowed (and encouraged for that matter, but for safety’s sake please be sure to position yourself toward the back at the start). We’re sorry, but bikes, scooters, skateboards, motorized vehicles, “wheelie shoes”, and dogs are not permitted. The Fun Run will start at approximately 9:00am and is 9/10 of a mile in length.
On-course Hydration & Medical Services: Water station near mid-point of the course. Dare County EMS will be on-call.
Awards: Finisher Awards for 5k & Fun Run First Place Overall Male & Female* Sweeper (please indicate during registration if you are interested)*
Packet Pick-up: To Be Announced
Post-race Hospitality: Light breakfast for registered participants only. No alcohol is permitted.
Parking: Outer Banks Mall, 5000 S. Croatan Highway, Nags Head (Milepost 14.5 on 158). No parking is allowed at the Food Lion (they will be open) or the Outback Steakhouse.
Refunds/Transfers/Inclement Weather: This is a fundraising event and there will be no refunds or transfers. The race will be held rain or shine, but may be delayed or cancelled in the event of unsafe weather conditions (ex. lightning).