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Triangle 5k

Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018
Time: 9:00am
Place: CM Herndon Park (511 Scott King Rd, Durham NC 27713)

Registration is here:   

Join the First Annual "Piedmont Pacers Triangle 5k/World Running League 5k Road Championship"  held on Saturday, May 19, 2018 in Durham, North Carolina at the CM Herndon Park!

The start of the race will begin at 9:00AM with late registration and packet pickup beginning at 7:00AM.  An exciting 5 Kilometer (3.1 mile) competitive race awaits on the American Tobacco Trail (paved sidewalk) down and back that all types of runners will enjoy.  The race path is a public course so runners will need to be mindful of others on the trail including cyclists, runners and walkers.

Proceeds from the event will go towards Piedmont Pacer's annual charity. To learn more or to donate, please use the link below or mail a check to the Pacers mailbox payable to "Project Fit America" and thanks for supporting this worthwhile charity.http://www.projectfitamerica.org/index.html

This is also the 5k Road Championship for the World Running League (more details at http://www.worldrunningleague.com) and overall male and female, masters male and female (over age 40), age group winners (over age 20) and the winning team will win attractive WRL-branded awards.

In addition to individual age-group awards, there are also team awards for the top 2 teams of at least five runners per team with the fastest combined five times.


  • Packet Pick-up & Late Registration: Saturday May 19, 2018 from 7:00am - 8:30am
  • Race Start: 9:00am on May 19, 2018
  • Registration Gets: 
    • Commemorative Event Memento
    • Live Results
    • Post-Race Refreshments 
  • Race Course Links: Tbd
  • Individual Competition:  
    • Awards to the top 2 overall male and female finishers
    • Awards to the top 2 masters male & female finishers (over age 40)
    • Awards to the top 3 males and females in the following age groups in the 5K: 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
    • No double-dipping of awards
  • Team Competition: 
    • 5 scoring members
    • Fastest combined times of five runners wins first place, second fastest is runner-up
    • Plaques to first and second place team
  • Sponsorship Opportunities:
    • We're actively searching for sponsors to help with this event as proceeds will help make the event the best it can be!     
    • Platinum Level: $1,000.00
      • Name/logo printed prominently on front of race shirts
      • 8 complimentary entries for either fun run or competitive race
      • Speaking option at beginning of race
      • 3 marketing/yard signs at each mile marker (1st, 2nd and 3rd miles).
    • Gold Level: $500.00
      • Name/logo printed prominently on back of race shirts
      • 6 complimentary entries for either fun run or competitive race
      • 2 marketing/yard signs at the 1st and 2nd mile markers
    • Silver Level: $250.00
      • Name/logo printed on back of race shirt
      • 4 complimentary entries for either fun run or competitive race
      • 1 marketing/yard sign at the first mile marker
    • Bronze Level: $100.00
      • Name printed on back of race shirt
      • 2 complimentary entries for either fun run or competitive race.
    • Please call 336-263-4167 or email info@piedmontpacers.org for more information or mail sponsorship to the below address (payable to “Piedmont Pacers") or via the RunSignup portal with a credit/debit card.
                    Piedmont Pacers
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                    Suite I, PMB 227
                    Whitsett, NC 27377