This 5k road race takes place entirely on West Main Street in Laurens, beginning and ending near the historic downtown square at Truist Bank (201 West Main Street, Laurens). The road will be closed for the duration of the race and facilities will be available to the public. Runners, walkers, strollers and pets are permitted (please leash and clean up after you pet). $100 will be awarded to the first place male and female overall*, $50 for second place male and female. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finisher male and female will be awarded in the following age groups: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over. *Overall winners are not eligible for age division awards.
1-mile Kids Fun Run/Walk for ages 12 and under will begin promptly at 9:05am at Start Line of 5K. Ribbons will be given to all registered participants.
Proceeds from the Reindeer Run support our Youth Scholarship Fund.
Event details and schedule:
Packet pick-up will be held from 2:00 pm until 5:30 pm Friday, December 9th at the Laurens YMCA. Packets may also be picked up the day of the race at the race site from 8:00am until 8:45am. 5k walk/run will start promptly @ 9:00 am, Kids 1-mile Fun Run will begin at 9:05am.
Awards ceremony will be held in front of the Truist Bank building following the completion of the race by all participants.
Early Bird Registration: $30 (Guaranteed Race Shirt)- Now until November 20th
Late Registration: $35 (After November 20th)
1 Mile Fun Run- $5 (Tshirt not included- $10 extra for shirt)
TEAM DISCOUNTS: (Please register at the Member Service Desk to receive discounts)
10% off for teams of 4-9 Participants
15% off for teams of 10 or more Participants
$100 for First Overall Male and Female
$50 for Second Overall Male and Female
**COME DRESSED IN YOUR CHRISTMAS BEST!!**
Your participation directly impacts our Youth Scholarship Fund. When you donate to THE LAURENS YMCA, it allows us to ensure that every youth member of the community has the access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive, regardless of economic circumstance.