Race to the Court House

Race to the Court House 5K
& 1 Mile Fun Run
September 9, 2017 ~ 8:00am
Downtown Birmingham YMCA

Race Benefits:

Register Online:

Race Information:

5K Course Map Online [Click Here]
5K Course Map PDF [Click Here] USATF Certificate AL14043JD
1 Mile Fun Run Online [Course Map]
1 Mile Fun Run PDF [Course Map]

Entry Fees for Team or Individual:
(Cotton short sleeve T-shirts to first 250 to register.)
Adult Sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXL
Youth Medium, Youth Large
Register by September 1st to be guaranteed a t-shirt!

Race Day Countdown:

5K Entry Fees: 
$30 – Until September 8, 2017
$35 – September 9th – Race day

1 Mile Fun Run (13 and Older)
$20 –  Until September 8, 2017
$25 – September 9th – Race day

1 Mile Fun Run (12 and Younger)
$10 – Until September 8, 2017
$25 – September 9th – Race day

5K Online Training: [Click Here]

Are you registered for Run for the Cause 5K? [Check here]

Pre-Race Packet Pickup:
Friday, September 8, 2017 – 4:00pm – 7:00pm
YMCA Downtown Branch
2101 4th Ave North
Birmingham, AL US 35203
[Directions | Map]

Race Day Location:
Saturday, September 9, 2017
YMCA Downtown Branch
2101 4th Ave North
Birmingham, AL US 35203
[Directions | Map]

Saturday, September 9, 2017
6:30am – Registration Opens
7:00am – Food area open
7:30am – 5K Registration Closes
8:00am – 5K Start
8:45am – 1 Mile Fun Run Registration Closes
9:00am – 1 Mile Fun Run Start
9:30am – Awards, Door Prizes

5K & 1 Mile Fun Run Awards:
5K Overall Awards for:
Top Overall Male / Female
5K Age Group Awards to:
Top Three (3) Male / Female 10 year Group winners
Age Groups: Under 14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ (10 Year Age Groups)
Overall & Age Group Awards will Not be duplicated.

Team Awards:
* Fastest Community Team (Fastest 3 members scored)
* Fastest Lawyer Team (Fastest 3 members scored)
* Fastest YMCA Branch Team (Fastest 3 members scored)

Team Recognition:
* Largest Team

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 through a Water Stop [Click Here]
The new rules of hydration [Click Here]

How to wear your Bib Number:
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 in the 5K.

Bib Number Transfer and Cancellation Policy:
There are NO refunds of registration fees.  If you wish to change from Fun Run to 5K or be added to a team, please log into your registration profile and make the updates there. [How to make changes] If you wish to transfer your registration to another person, please log into your registration profile and make the updates there.  There are NO bib number transfers of registration after September 7th.

NOTE: 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 YMCA Downtown Birmingham (501c3).

Register Online Run Sign Up:

Race Benefits:www.ymcabham.org/downtown

YMCA Downtown Birmingham
Our Cause:
 A Healthier Birmingham
Strengthening community is our cause.  We believe that lasting personal and social change can only come about when we all work together to invest in our kids, our health, and our neighbors.  That’s why we focus our work in three areas: youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.  As a leading nonprofit partner, the Y has the track record and on-the-ground presence to move communities forward.  As a charity, we work every day to address community needs and ensure that all are welcome and that no one is turned away for an inability to pay. For a better you.  For a better community.  For a better country.

*Interested in donating or sponsoring?
Christian Rieseberg [Email Christian]

Executive Director
YMCA of Greater Birmingham
O: (205) 801.7230

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