If you would like to register by mail, you may do so by downloading the registration and sending a check with the filled out document to the address on the form!
Come GLOW with us March 4, 2018!
This race is an evening race with a galaxy feel, set up to raise awareness and funds for research for the Galactosemia Foundation. It features the use of glow in the dark t-shirts, medals, accessories, and paint.
The family fun run will take place in daylight and the 5k/10k races will take place as the sun is setting. There will be no running after dark for safety purposes. Glow in the dark products will be seen as the sun sets and in the park under black lights.
Event total time: 4:00pm-8:30pm, check in starts at 4:30
1. Family fun run, 1 mi., 5:00pm-5:30 pm
2. 5k race, 6:15-7:30pm
3. 10k race, 6:00-7:30pm
There will be a bounce house, playground, and food trucks available- so come and enjoy an evening of family fun!
Top finishers (1st, 2nd, 3rd) will receive a special medal for their achievement, displaying their placement. This is for both the 5k and 10k races. More on age divisions below.
Snacks and water will be available for participants in the 5k/10k races
Food trucks will be available for dinner/snacks for all who attend, at attendee's expense.
Glow paint and bracelets provided to ALL participants, t-shirts provided for 5k/10k along with special GLOW bags (t-shirt + bracelets GLOW in the dark).
ALL participants must sign the participant waiver, even for the Family Fun Run in order to participate and receive their bracelet.
The Family Fun Run is free, with donations appreciated, and every participant will receive a G4G glow bracelet (while supplies last).
T-shirts are available for pre-order in child sizes ($10) and adult sizes ($12). There will be tshirts for sale at the event, but we will not know what sizes and quantities until day of .
The 5k/10k races will be chip timed and prizes will be handed out after the race is completed- you must be in attendance to accept your prize!
Want to help raise awareness and funds, but don't live in Knoxville?? No problem!
All you have to do is create a 5k or 10k route in your area, recruit others to run with you, and share your photos with us!!
Each Virtual Runner is $25 and includes a t-shirt, medal, bracelet, and shipping. Simply pick a team leader to have all the items shipped to and run!
In order to receive your shipment on time for the race you will need to have registered by Jan 10,2018.
We have 8 age divisions for both the 5k AND 10k separately, with an overall female AND male winner (1st, 2nd, 3rd) for both races!
Age divisions are 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
Each age division will have a 1st, 2nd, 3rd place winner who will receive and medal for their accomplishment!
Knoxville Track Club is helping us with our chip timing this year and will publish the results for us after the event in over. That way you will be able to see what your official time was and how it compared to the others in your age division!
Unity Yoga and Wellness Center's owner Emily Hildreth will be leading a yoga stretch session for any and all who would like to stretch out after your walk or run! Bring your mat!