Thank you for visiting the Charlotte Get Your Rear in Gear 5K Run/Walk event page.
Date: Saturday, March 5, 2011
Registration: 7:00 am
Kids' Fun Run: 8:05 am
5K Timed Run/Walk: 8:15 am
Awards: 9:30 a.m.
Location: Independence Park, Charlotte, NC
Pre-race Packet Pick Up: March 3 & 4,
10a-6p, Omega Sports Park Rd. Shopping Center
4271 Park Rd.
Parking: Participants can park for free by showing their race bibs at Presbyterian Main Parking Deck, entrance is off Hawthorne Ave.
View final race details
View race brochure
View entry form
View race map
Pre-registration (via mail through February 24
and online through March 2):
Child (18 and under): $12.00
Kids Fun Run (10 and under): $12.00
Race day registration (after March 2):
Child (18 and under): $15.00
Kids Fun Run (10 and under): $15.00
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Form a Team
Form a team of five or more participants to support a loved one, raise funds, or just to share the excitement on race day. Register your team online, then download a team packet for more information.
Make the most of your Get Your Rear In Gear experience. Check out our Pre-Race Fitness tips and develop the healthy lifestyle habits that will keep you moving on race day...and beyond.
Become a Fundraiser
Collecting funds for the cause is easy. Use our fundraising tips and ideas to make your campaign a success. Set up an online account and invite others to donate under your name.
Can't make it on race day? Do you want to honor a loved one or improve awareness in your community by supporting this event? Donations may be made on our secure online system.
Sponsor This Event
Want to see your company’s name on brochures, banners and t-shirts? Have a product to donate? Coupons for participants? Contact us about how to become a sponsor.
Please contact the local event director listed below to volunteer for this race.
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