The TROAD 5K Trail and Road Run

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Date:

10/01/2011

Time: 8:00AM

Where:

Roper Mountain Science Center
402 Roper Mountain Road
Greenville, SC29615

Event Director Info:
Paul Smith
Roper Mountain Science Center Association
115 Shady Creek Ct
Greer, SC29650
864-286-8288
email address
RACE DAY REGISTRATION IS OPEN FROM 7-7:40 AM SATURDAY AM AT ROPER MOUNTAIN SCIENCE CENTER. Also at Strossners from 3-6 Friday PM the 30th. COST IS $30.

Presented by The Roper Mountain Science Center Association and Greenville Water. The TROAD 5K Trail and Road Run
is the inaugural running event at Roper Mountain Science Center's campus

A part of the Run Roper Mountain Series, it is staged on a combination of paved paths and road, and woodland trails and paths, This is an opportunity to experience Roper Mountain and the adjacent Greenville Water woodlands in a way that will happen only once a year.  Roper Mountain has a unique natural setting that has been preserved and transports you to a setting far removed from its urban surroundings.

The multisurface closed course climbs 276 feet over a rolling course on 80 acres that should be challenging for the serious and accessible for the novice. 

Split times and water stations will be provided.  Unique handcrafted awards for Male and Female 1st, 2nd, 3rd overall and age group places also. A unique logo T-shirt goes to all registered runners.  Timing will be via electronic bib chips.Trainers from Greenville Hospital System will be onsite to offer assistance. Event is limited to 300 runners. Limited onsite registration will be available the morning of the event between 7:00 and 7:45 at the $30 level if event is not sold out.  T-shirts will be provided to late registrants, but may not be available that day if event is close to selling out FYI. 

A  free Family Fun Run will follow the TROAD run  at 9:30 at the Farm at Roper Mountain with participant awards for children.  Parents may participate.

Parking is offsite at the Roper Mountain Business Park next door, a short sidewalk away.  All proceeds from The TROAD 5K go to benefit the science education programs at Roper Mountain Science Center, THE science education center for Greenville County students.

Policies:

The TROAD is a closed course event. No cars will be allowed in Roper Mountain Science Center that morning.  Parking will be next door at Roper Mountain Business Center.

The TROAD is a rain or shine event.  No refunds in the event of rain. 

Packet Pickup:

Early Packet Pickup will be at Strossner's Bakery parking lot on the corner of Congaree Road and Roper Mountain Road on Friday, September 30 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. 

Race day packet pick up will be in the main parking lot at Roper Mountain Science Center(RMSC) from 7:00 to 7:45 AM, 402 Roper Mountain Road.  Race day parking will be at Roper Mountain Business Center adjacent to RMSC.  Park and enter RMSC by walking down the sidewalk on Roper Mountain Road.  No vehicles will be allowed in RMSC on race day.  This is a closed course event. 

Website:

www.runropermountain.com


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