May 16, 2017
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
June 3, 2017
Race starts at 9am
Conestee Nature Park
840 Mauldin Rd.
Greenville, SC 29605
$25 thru May 12, 2017 (No Optional Shirt)
$35 on or after May 13, 2017 (No shirt)
$10 Optional Performance T-Shirt (Must order by May 12, 2017 to receive shirt. You are allowed to order extra shirts for family and friends.)
Awards: (Winners Represent SC at National Championships)
Gold, Silver and Bronze medals will be given to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place runner in each age group for men and women during a medal ceremony immediately following the completion of the event. Medal winners are required to participate to receive medals. All medal winners are eligible to represent South Carolina at the State Games of America (https://stategamesofamerica.com/) in the future. State Games of America rules will be used to determine your age group at the National Championships. You will be permitted to compete in the older age group even if you age out of the younger age group for which you qualified.
Age groups are 5 year increments starting at 10 years old. Age group is your age on race day.
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+
All South Carolina residents, college students and military personnel who have lived in the state of South Carolina for at least 30 days prior to the day of competition may compete. South Carolina residents attending college or serving in the military in another state are also eligible to compete.
Participants will run 5 kilometers on a rolling course that winds its way through the beautiful Lake Conestee Nature Park. All surfaces are paved with the exception of a short section of wooden boardwalk and smooth dirt.
Athlete Waiver Form:
Each athlete must sign the State Games South Carolina Athlete Waiver prior to the start of the event. Anyone not registering electronically will be required to sign the waiver at the event. Parent/Guardian signatures will be required for participants under the age of 18.
There will be no advanced packet pick up. Participants will pick up their numbers at the main pavilion at Lake Conestee Nature Park. We will accept race day registrations from 7:30-8:30am on June 3, 2017 at the main pavilion.
In the case of inclement weather, every effort will be made to complete the race in its entirety. Fees are non-refundable if the event is canceled, shortened, or otherwise modified in any way due to inclement weather.
Steve Baker, Square One Events, Stevebaker864@gmail.com or 864-325-8303
Host hotel recommendations are available on our website at https://stategamessouthcarolina.com/hotels/
Venue: Lake Conestee Nature Park
840 Mauldin Rd, Greenville SC 29607
Lake Conestee Nature Park consists of approximately 400 acres of beautiful natural habitat on the Reedy River just 6 miles south of downtown Greenville, South Carolina. The park contains both hardwood and evergreen forest, extensive wetlands, 3 miles of the Reedy River, and a rich diversity of wildlife habitat. Deer, raccoon, beaver, fox, river otter, and various small mammals inhabit the park, along with numerous species of reptiles and amphibians. Over 170 bird species have been reported by the Greenville County Bird Club. The park has been designated as an Important Bird Area of Global Significance by the National Audubon Society.