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Elm City Optimist Kids Cancer 5K Run/1Mile Fun Walk

Sat October 24, 2015 Elm City, NC 27822 US Directions


Corner of Main Street and Railroad Street
Elm City, NC US 27822


Join us for our first annual Elm City Optimist Kids Cancer 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk. It will be held in the town limits of Elm City and in conjunction with the annual Elm City Fall Festival.

Our goal is to raise funds for research for the cure of childhood cancer and provide financial support for families of children with cancer in our area.

The Fun Walk will start at approximately at 8:00 a.m. and the 5K at approximately at 8:30 a.m.

Early packet pick-up will be held on Friday, October 23 at the Elm City Town Hall from 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Packets may also be picked up day of race from 7:00-7:45 a.m.

Strollers are allowed for the Fun Walk. No dogs on the course, please.


5K Run

$25 in advance; $30 on race day

Fun Walk

$5 (t-shirt not included)

Register by October 13th to guarantee t-shirt!


Awards will be presented to the top 3 male and top 3 female overall.

Funniest walking outfit award.

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