Race for the Grasshopper 5K

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Date:

01/10/2015

Time: 9:00AM

Where:

Cowpens National Battlefield
3860 Chesnee Highway
Gaffney, SC29341

Event Director Info:
Stephen Sykes
Spartanburg Running Club
205 Woodgrove Trace
Spartanburg, SC29301
864-978-7295
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At the close of the Battle of Cowpens in 1781, two American officers—confident in victory—raced for the ultimate prize, a British three-pounder cannon, called the “Grasshopper”.  Join the race and celebrate the 234th anniversary of this historic victory!

 

Start the year off with a bang at the 30th Annual Race for the Grasshopper 5k!

The 5k race is on a fast, certified course (USATF certified SC07031BS) on the road around the battlefield.
 
Spartanburg Running Club members are eligible for a $5 discount on the early entry fee.
Log-in on the SRC homepage to find the discount code.
Not a member?  Join the SRC today!

The 1 mile kids fun run is free and will be held at 8:30 am.
The 5K run/walk starts at 9:00 am.

 

Thanks to our sponsors:

The Webster Family

Advance America

Little River Roasting

Gotta Run Spartanburg


Policies:

Entry fee is $20 through January 1, 2015.

 

$30 January 2, 2014 through January 8, 2015.

 

NEW this year: In-person late registration on Friday, January 9 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm at Gotta Run Spartanburg (159 South Pine St - Suite D, Spartanburg, SC  29302).

 

No Race Day Registration.

 

Race registration includes long-sleeve, wicking tech shirt (men's and women's fits).

 

Shirt sizes are not guaranteed after December 19, 2014.


Packet Pickup:

NEW this year: Packets can be picked up the day before the race on Friday, January 9 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm at Gotta Run Spartanburg (159 South Pine St - Suite D, Spartanburg, SC  29302).

 

Race day packet pick-up is in front of the park office starting at 7:30 am on Saturday, January 10.


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