Upcoming Races

Woodstock 5K

August 2, 2014 ~ 7:30am CT

Anniston, AL

www.Woodstock5K.com

Southern Region RRCA 5K Championship

Cash Awards to Winners
Register Online:

Race Information:

Friday, August 1st – Packet Pickup times/locations
9:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.:
Shirt & Bib Pickup:
Wigs Wheels
1229 Noble Street
Anniston, AL 36201
[Directions | Map]
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.:
Pasta Pigout & Pre-Race Packet Pickup Location:
(Food provided by Classic on Noble)
Anniston High School
1301 Woodstock Avenue
Anniston, AL 36207
[Directions | Map]

We highly recommend that you try to pick up your shirt & bib on this day – Race Day is a little hectic!
LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER!

Pasta Pigout: Limited number, so register early. Don’t miss out on the best pre-race meal ever! This is the motherlode of carbo loads! For $5.00, each runner can reserve a great pasta meal, but you must register on the entry form to ensure your dinner. (Non-runner can eat for $7.00) Click HERE for more information about the pasta party.

Saturday, August 2nd: Anniston High School
6:30 a.m. – Last chance to pickup packets. NO RACE-DAY REGISTRATION.
7:15 a.m. – First Call to the Start Line
7:25 a.m. – Final Announcements
7:30 a.m. – Woodstock 5K Start
8:30 a.m. – Kidstock 1 Mile Run/Walk Start
8:30 a.m. – 1:00pm – Post-Race Party and Expo
9:30 a.m. – Awards Ceremony

Race Location:
Anniston High School
1301 Woodstock Avenue
Anniston, AL 36207
[Directions | Map]

USATF Certified 5K Course [Course Map].

Entry Fees:
Online Registration Closing Date:
Thursday, July 31, 2014

5K Entry Fee: Maximum 1300
$20 – Woodstock 5K – Anniston Running Club Members – by July 30th
$25 – July 30th (No Race Day Registration)
Walkers are Welcome
*Discounts for Anniston Running Club Members

1 Mile Fun Run Entry Fee: Maximum 200
$5 – Kidstock 1 Mile – Anniston Running Club Members – by July 31st
$10 – July 31st (No Race Day Registration)
Must be 14 and Younger

RUNNERS/WALKERS: 33 Years of Woodstock- This bird is the word!

Race Shirts: Awesome, lightweight technical shirts! Unique Design!
Please plan to register early to ensure you receive a shirt. Participants waiting until after July 15th to register run the risk of not getting the desired shirt size, or maybe not getting a shirt at all as we are limiting our order to 1,500.

We will do our best to accommodate all runners, but if we run out of shirts, we will not be reordering more, nor will we offer a discounted race entry fee since proceeds from our race go to non-profits.

PDF of Race Application & More Race Information [Click Here]

Register Online at RunSignUp.com

Registration Closing Date:
Thursday, July 30th @ 8:00PM CST

Woodstock 5K & Fun Run will be Chip Timed using Bib-Tag Timing System:
How to wear your Race Timing Chip [Click Here]
How to wear your Race Bib Number [Click Here]
Racing 101 – what to do in a race [Click Here]
Running in the Heat [Click Here]
How to run though a Water Stop [Click Here]

Cash Prizes and trophies will be awarded to the following:
1st Place Overall M/F………………………………$500/each + an extra $500 if you set a new course record
2nd Place Overall M/F………………………………$300/each
3rd Place Overall M/F……………………………….$200/each
1st Place Masters M/F (40-49)…………………….$50/each
1st Place Grandmasters M/F (50-59)……………..$50/each
1st Place Great Grandmasters M/F (60-69)………$50/each
1st Place Great-Great Grandmasters M/F (70+)…$50/each

Woodstock medals will be given to the top three finishers, male and female, in each age category based on Chip Time.

10-under 20-24 40-44 65+ (women)
11-13 25-29 45-49 65-69 (men)
14-16 30-34 50-54 70-74 (men)
17-19 35-39 55-59 75+ (men)

Team Awards
Team with most participants
Most Team Spirited
Fastest Male, Female and Co-Ed Teams

Recipients must be present or arrange for someone to pick up their trophy at the Awards Ceremony. Trophies will not be mailed.

Clydesdale/Athena Divisions
Trophies will be given to the top three finishers in these divisions, but runners must check the appropriate box on the entry form to be entered in these divisions. Weigh in may be required at finish of the race.

If you check the box to be entered in the Clydesdale or Athena Division, you will be eligible for Overall and/or Team Awards, but you will not be eligible for Age-Group Awards. Entrants in these divisions remove themselves from overall consideration.
Clydesdale Division (Male – 225+ pounds)
Athena Division (Female – 160+ pounds)
For information on Kidstock Awards, see the All About Kidstock page.

Race Highlights:

  • There are cash prizes again this year totaling $3,400, which include masters and up.
  • Back again this year: Bonus Bucks! $et a new record – win $500!
    An extra incentive for speedsters – $500 to the overall male and/or female who sets a new course record (in addition to the overall first place cash prize of $500)
    Current course records are: Male 14:13 and Female 16:06.
  • We have expanded the Team Challenge to FIVE categories. More categories. More awards.
  • There will still be a great pasta dinner the night before, but we have included a small fee for runners ($8) and non-runners ($12) this year. And we have expanded the pre-race event making it a blocked street party! Complete with a band.
  • You will get a fantastic technical performance t-shirt – much softer and lighter than last year.
  • There will still be a kids’ 1 mile run/walk – Kidstock! And it will have professional timing, too.
  • We will still have the Clydesdale/Athena category. (200 pounds for men/150 pounds for women)
  • We will have more door prizes than ever and the best post-race food/party around! (Think Waffle House and Mellow Mushroom)
  • USATF Certified 5K Course [Course Map].
  • AND we will have the coveted Woodstock 5K Medals.

Benefiting

United Cerebral Palsy
The East Central Alabama United Cerebral Palsy Center was founded in 1957 and is committed to providing individualized education and therapeutic services to those with a variety of developmental delays and disabilities. One of the key programs of the UCP Center is the Early Intervention Program for children identified with any type of developmental delay.
http://www.ucp.org

Special Olympics
Special Olympics is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit, productive, and respected members of society through sports training and competition. Special Olympics offers children and adults with intellectual disabilities year-round training and competition in 30 Olympic-type summer and winter sports.
http://www.specialolympics.org

Things to Remember!

  • Race Time/Date: The 5K race will START at 7:30 a.m. CT on Saturday, August 2, 2014 (Kidstock 1 Mile will start at 8:30 a.m.)
  • Race Location: Anniston High School, 1301 Woodstock Avenue, Anniston, AL 36207
  • Don’t miss the motherlode of all carbo loads – Packet Pickup Pasta Pigoutat Classic on Noble in downtown Anniston, Friday, August 1, 2014, from 5:00 – 7:00 CT p.m.
  • All awards will be based on chip time, not gun time.
  • Bring your friends! But the last chance for runners to register is the night before the race (see #3 above). NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION!

Register online at RunSignUp.com

Download a PDF Paper Application and mail it in with your check [Coming Soon]

Questions?

Haley Gregg, Woodstock Race Director
256-405-5282
Woodstock5k@annistonrunners.com

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Save the O’s 5K &
1 Mile Fun Run

August 16, 2014 ~ 8:00am

Sponsored by Greystone Foundation
In Loving Memory of Lori Johnson

Greystone Golf & Country Club
Hoover, AL

www.savetheos5k.com

PDF (fill in form) Race Application [Click Here]

Register Online:

Race Information:

Entry Fees:
(Cotton short sleeve T-shirts to first 500 to register.)
Sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL

5K Course Map Online [Click Here]
5K Course Map PDF [Click Here] USATF Certificate AL13045JD

5K Entry Fees: (Team or Individual)
$25 – Early Registration – by June 30th
$30 – July 1st – July 31st
$35 – August 1st – Race day

1 Mile Fun Run – With T-shirt:
$15 – Early Registration – by June 30th
$20 – July 1st – July 31st
$25 – August 1st – Race day

1 Mile Fun Run – No T-shirt Option:**
$12 – Early Registration – by June 30th
$15 – July 1st – July 31st
$17 – August 1st – Race day
**Choose No T-Shirt at Shirt Selection.

Check Your Registration:
Are you registered for Save the O’s 5K? [Check here].

Check Your TEAM Registration:
List of Teams / Team Members [Check Here].

New this year Save the O’s 5K Training Group.
Resolute Running is partnering with Save the O’s to kick start your 5K training.
Training starts June 23rd. [Click Here for details]   [Click here to register for the Training Group]

Pre-Race Packet Pickup:
Wednesday, August 13th – 4:30pm – 7:00pm
Trak Shak Homewood
2839 18th St. South
Homewood, AL 35209
[Directions | Map]

Pre-Race Packet Pickup:
Thursday, August 14th – 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Greystone Golf & Country Club
Founders Clubhouse
4100 Greystone Dr.
Hoover, AL 35242
[Directions | Map]
PDF – Driving Directions [Click Here]
PDF – Parking Information [Click Here]

Race Day Location:
Greystone Golf & Country Club
4100 Greystone Drive
Aquatic Complex
Hoover, AL 35242
[Directions | Map]
PDF – Driving Directions [Click Here]
PDF – Parking Information [Click Here]

August 16, 2014
6:30am – Registration Opens
7:00am – DJ and Food
7:30am – 5K Registration Closes
8:00am – 5K Start
8:45am – 1 Mile Fun Run Closes
9:00am – 1 Mile Fun Run Start
9:30am – Awards, Door Prizes, and annual belly flop competition

5K & 1 Mile Fun Run Awards:
5K Overall Awards for:
Top Overall Male / Female – Plus $75 Cash Prize

5K Age Group Awards to:

Top Male / Female 10 year Group winners
0-14, 15 – 19, 20 – 29, through 60+ (10 Year Age Groups)

1 Mile Fun Run Awards to:
1 Mile Fun Run Male and Female Awards to: Finisher medal for all children 12 and under.

Team Awards:
* Largest Team
* Team with most funds raised
* Most Spirited team – So get your Team T-shirts or festive race day attire.

PDF (fill in form) Race Application [Click Here]
PDF (print only) Race Application [Click Here]

How to wear your Race Bib Number [Click Here]
Racing 101 – what to do in a race [Click Here]
Running in the Heat [Click Here]
How to run though a Water Stop [Click Here]
The new rules of hydration [Click Here]

There are NO refunds or bib number transfers of registration. This event will occur rain or shine, warm or cold. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances. In that event, there will be no refunds, rather, your entry fee will be used as a donation to Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

Register Online Run Sign Up:

Online Registration Closes Friday, August 15th 6:00pm

Race Benefits:
Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation


www.nlovca.org

The mission of the Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation (NLOCF) is to promote awareness about the signs & symptoms of ovarian cancer and raise much needed funds for research. NLOCF has donated almost $700,000 to the Department of Gynecologic Oncology at UAB. www.nlovca.org

*Interested in donating or sponsoring?
Email: Susan Green: susan@nlovca.org

Or Visit: www.nlovca.org

Questions about Save the O’s 5K? [Contact Us]

Jingle Bell 5K Run / Walk
for Arthritis

Birmingham, AL
December 13, 2014 ~ 9:00am

Benefits:

www.jinglebellbham.com

Register Online Now

Lace up your sneakers with jingling jingle bells, throw on your most festive holiday wear and join the Arthritis Foundation as it kicks off the holiday season with its 26th Annual Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis, on December 13th. Form a team with your family, co-workers, fellow runners, friends, church, civic group, school club, neighbors, etc. and help the Arthritis Foundation raise funds to fulfill its mission to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases.

Come run or walk the 5K course (3.1 Miles) or the 1 mile fun run/walk at Rail Road Park in downtown Birmingham, or come and cheer on your #1 team! A good time is promised to all with festivities that include music, jumping castle, face painting, pictures with Santa, free food and much, much more! The Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis is truly an event that you don’t want to miss!

Join the Arthritis Foundation and the 1,500+ runners and walkers as we Jingle Towards a Cure!! For more information, contact Birmingham Arthritis Foundation, Jingle Bell Run/Walk Director, at 205.314.8440 or 800.879.7896 or visit www.arthritis.org, keyword “Alabama.”

When:
Saturday, December 13, 2014
8:00am – Registration and Packet Pickup Open
8:50am – 5K Registration and Packet Pickup Close
9:00am – 5K Start
10:00am – 1 Mile Fun Run Start
10:30am – Santa Chase Starts
11:00m – Awards Ceremony

Where:
Railroad Park
1600 1st Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35223
[Directions | Map]

Entry Fee:

Team Registration will cut off Saturday, December 6th at midnight!
Online Registration closes Friday, December 12th at 5:00pm.

5K Chip Timed: My finish time will be recorded and posted online, I am eligible to win an Award.
$35 – Registered by July 31st
$40 – August 1st – RACE DAY
Adult Registration ages 12 and up.
Includes commemorative long-sleeved t-shirt
Timing Chip will be on your Bib Number – Be sure to wear your Bib #.
Timing chips will be limited to 400 – Register Early to secure yours.

5K Not Chip Timed: My finish time will NOT be recorded or posted online, I am Not eligible to win an Award.
$30 – Registered by July 31st
$35 – August 1st – RACE DAY
Includes commemorative long-sleeved t-shirt

1 Mile Fun Run:
$30 – Registered by July 31st
$35 – August 1st – RACE DAY
Includes commemorative long-sleeved t-shirt

Jingle in Your Jammies:
$30 - Now till –  December 12th
Can’t make the event but still want to fundraise?
We will send your shirt in the mail!

Santa Chase:
$20 – Registered by July 31st
$25 – August 1st – RACE DAY
100 yard dash for children 8 and under. Includes commemorative long-sleeved t-shirt

T-shirts will be given to the FIRST 1,500 registrants ONLY!

Walkers in the 5K or Fun Run are welcome!

Questions about the Jingle Bell Run – 205-314-8440

Pre-Race Packet Pickup (Individual & Team)
Trak Shak – Homewood
1839 18th Street South
Homewood, AL 35209
[Directions | Map]
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 – 10:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday, December 11, 2014 – 10:00am – 6:00pm

Download PDF Jingle Bell Course Map [Coming Soon]

How to wear your Bib Number and Timing Chip:
5K participants (that paid the $5 extra) will be Chip Timed to process race results and your 5K finish time will be posted for you to see. [Click Here] to see details on how to wear your Bib-Tag Timing Chip. Please wear your Bib Number on the FRONT of your shirt during the race. [Example] Remember to bring your Bib Number Race day. No Bib Number means no recorded time. The timing chip is located on the back side of your Bib Number.

5K – Awards (for runners that paid to be Chip Timed):
1st Overall Male / Female
Age Groups Male / Female (3 deep)

8 and under 30 to 34 55 to 59
9 to 14 35 to 39 60 to 64
15 to 19 40 to 44 65 +
20 to 24 45 to 49
25 to 29 50 to 54

NOTE: If you would like to be eligible for awards, the purchase of the Timing Chip is required, $5/participant

Parking:
Free parking is available along the outer perimeters of the Park along 1st Avenue South. Please refrain from parking in the spaces allotted for the various local businesses that operate along 1st Avenue South unless you are attending those venues. Also refrain from parking in illegal parking spaces. The Arthritis Foundation is not responsible for tickets/towing costs incurred by an individual. Park patrons are free to use Parking Lot D located on 18th Street and 1st Avenue South at a cost of $2.00. For more information concerning Parking Lot D contact the Birmingham Parking Authority.

Tips on Running in COLD weather [Click Here]

It can be cold, so make sure you have the right clothing.
35205 (Weather Forecast – Birmingham, AL)

Start a Team & Fundraise:

Who:
Form a team with your
family, friends, co-workers,
civic group, church, neighbors
fellow runners, school club, etc.

Fundraising Tips

Donate to Arthritis Foundation:

Why:
To help raise funds & awareness on behalf of the
1.2 million adults & 4,500 kids in Alabama
suffering with arthritis.

Jingle Bell Run/Walk® is a fun and festive way to kick off your holidays by helping others! Wear a holiday themed costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. Run or walk a 5 kilometer route with your team members and celebrate the season by giving. — Be there with bells on!

Qestions?: Kayla Smeraglia
Phone: (205) 314-8440
Email: ksmeraglia@arthritis.org

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 Past Events

Motherwalk 5K
May 10, 2014

www.motherwalk.com

2014 Motherkwalk 5K Race Results [Click Here].
Race Day Photos [Click Here]

Race Benefits:
Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation
www.nlovca.org

The mission of the Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation (NLOCF) is to promote awareness about the signs & symptoms of ovarian cancer and raise much needed funds for research. NLOCF has donated almost $700,000 to the Department of Gynecologic Oncology at UAB. www.nlovca.org

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St. Elias Cedar 5K Run
April 26, 2014

Race Results [Click Here]

Canyon Climb
March 29, 2014

Anniston, AL

Questions about Canyon Climb?
Tom Downing at tdowning@cableone.net

Rumpshaker 5K

March 15, 2014
Birmingham, AL

www.Rumpshaker5K.com

2014 5K & Team Race Results [Click Here]

Questions? Info@Rumpshaker5K.com

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Russell Forest Run 10K & 5K

February 22, 2014
Alexander City, AL

www.RussellForestRun.com

Russell Forest Run 5K and 10K Race Results [Click Here]

Russell Forest Run Race Photos [Click Here]

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Village to Village 10K

January 25 2014
Mountain Brook, AL

2014 V2V 10K Race Results [Click Here]

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Red Shoe Run
10 Mile, 5K, 1Mile Fun Run

January 11, 2014

2014 Red Shoe Run Race Results [Click Here]

Race Day Photos by SimPhotos:

You can order your Race Photos online at SimPhoto
for the 2014 Red Shoe Run. [Click Here]
Need to know you Bib Number? [Click Here]

Beneficiary of the Race:

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama

 

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Monkey C Monkey Run
5K & 1 Mile Fun Run
September 7, 2013

2013 Race Results [Click Here]

Beneficiary of the Race:

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