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Trooper Kevin Conner Memorial Run

Saturday, October 12, 2024

Whiteville, North Carolina

THE RACE

Trooper Kevin Conner (B-551) lost his life during a traffic stop on October 17, 2018. Every October, nearly a thousand people in the community come together on his EOW for this annual 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk in memory of Trooper Kevin Conner’s life and his dedication to protecting the community. 
Schedule of Events

COUNTDOWN TO RACE DAY

RACE SWAG

*Shirt design from 2023. 2024 Design Coming Soon!

SHIRTS:  
Guaranteed to participants who register by September 5, 2024. Participants who register after this cutoff date can choose from remaining sizes while supplies last.

FINISHER MEDAL: 
All finishers will receive a medal at the finish line! 
 

THE COURSE

First Citizens Bank
422 S. Madison Street
Whiteville, NC 28472

The race will start and finish in front of First Citizens Bank on W Columbus St. with the course taking both 5K and 1 Mile participants through Downtown Whiteville. The 5K course is certified by USA Track & Field.

This race course is also stroller & wheelchair friendly!
However, dogs are not allowed on this course so please leave them at home or with a non-running spectator.
Course Map

AWARDS


5K AWARDS
Top 3 Male Overall
Top 3 Female Overall
Top 3 in Age Group, Male & Female: 
9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

TEAM AWARD
• Fastest Team (minimum 4 team members)

 

THE CAUSE

HOW YOUR REGISTRATION MAKES A DIFFERENCE
Proceeds from this event will go into a scholarship fund in memory of Trooper Kevin Conner. The scholarship will be available to students in Columbus and Bladen County.
If you cannot race or would like to make an additional contribution you are welcome to make a donation to the Trooper Kevin Conner Scholarship Fund.
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Price Increases

5K

Next price increase is Saturday, July 27, 2024 Register Now! $25

1 Mile

Next price increase is Saturday, July 27, 2024 Register Now! $25

5K Virtual

Next price increase is Saturday, July 27, 2024 Register Now! $25

1 Mile Virtual

Next price increase is Saturday, July 27, 2024 Register Now! $25

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