CHECK-IN: Next to
Elmwood Cemetery Office 3:30 p.m.– 4:30 p.m.
RACE TIME: Run/Walk begins promptly at 5 p.m. at the West Point Memorial.
THE COURSE: The USA Track & Field certified 5K Run/Walk course begins at the West Point Memorial & continues through Elmwood Cemetery, ending at the West Point Memorial. Terrain varies and includes asphalt, grass & gravel. The marathon is professionally timed by Mettle Events.
EVENT HIGHLIGHTS: Elmwood Cemetery is a Victorian Era Garden Cemetery. Costumes are welcome but please be respectful. Costume contest in Victorian or Steampunk era will be judged immediately after the awards presentation. Event registration fee includes a finisher medal for each participant and unlimited non-alcoholic beverages.
REGISTRATION: Register online here. Online Registration closes Friday, 10-20-17 at 9 p.m.
Now until 10-14-17:
From 10-15-17 to 10-20-17:
Day of the Race:
Children are considered age 19 and under for this event.
T-SHIRTS: Are included in the registration fee. Sizes guaranteed if registered by 10-15-17. We will make every effort to provide requested sizes for later registrations. T-shirts are short-sleeved performance running shirts. Adult sizes only: XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL.
PARKING: Free parking at the Cedar Grove Transit Station located in the 200 block of Princess Anne Rd., adjacent to the cemetery. Security provided at the parking lot and marathon.
AGE DIVISIONS: Ages 19 & Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79.
AWARDS: Top 3 Male & Female Overall; Top 3 Male & Female in each age group listed above.
**AWARDS PRESENTATION IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE RACE AT THE REGISTRATION AREA.**
**EVENT TAKES PLACE RAIN OR SHINE UNLESS SAFETY CONCERNS ARE A FACTOR, NSCC RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CANCEL EVENT IF WEATHER PRODUCES AN UNSAFE ENVIRONMENT FOR PARTICIPANTS AND VOLUNTEERS.**
Norfolk Society for Cemetery Conservation
P.O. Box 11446
Norfolk, Virginia 23517
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