Earth Day 5K
The 3rd Annual Run NNK Earth Day 5K will be held Saturday April 15, 2017 at 8:00 am. The race will kick off the NAPS Earth Day Celebration and Rice's Hotel/Hughlett's Tavern Farmers Market. Runners, walkers, and dogs (on leashes) are welcome. There will be a free Tot Trot for kids under 5 at 9:15. Net proceeds from the race will be used to establish a local youth running program. RUN NNK is a tax-exempt non-profit organization. We obtain our exempt status from our parent organization, Road Runners Club of America.
Race Information: The race will start and end behind the Rice’s Hotel-Hughlett’s Tavern Foundation grounds at 85 Monument Place, Heathsville, VA. The manually timed 5K will begin at 8:00 a.m., followed by a Tot Trot at 9:15
Registration Information: Registration is $25.00 ($10 for youth 12 & under) Registrations after April 10 will be $30.00(Adult) & $12.00 (Youth). There is no charge for the Tot Trot.
Download the Registration Form HERE or register on line HERE . NNK members receive a $5 discount.
The first 100 registered runners/walkers will be guaranteed a specially designed T shirt and water bottle. Post race refreshments will be provided. All Kids Run participants will receive a prize!
Course Description: The course begins near the Northumberland Historical Society, follows Back Street to and across US Route 360 onto Spring Road to the 1.55 mile turnaround and return. The course is moderately hilly. Water stops at 1 and 2 miles.
Packet Pickup On Site Registration & Facilities: Packet pick and on-site registrations will be Friday April 14 from 4 to 7 p.m. at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church (6807 Northumberland Highway), and late registrations & packet pickup on race morning between 7:00-7:30 near the race start. Porta-Johns will be available near the starting line.
Awards: Overall Male/Female, and age group winners will be awarded.