Renfro Announces Second Annual Sponsorship of MAD DASH 5K

Renfro Announces Second Annual Sponsorship of MAD DASH 5K

Renfro is a proud sponsor of the Second Annual MAD (Making A Difference) Dash 5K & Fun Run, which is an event to benefit the Surry County Schools Educational Foundation. The event will be held on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 8:00 AM in Pilot Mountain, NC.

The establishment of the Surry County Schools Educational Foundation began in January 2011. The Educational Foundation was created by a group of local business leaders who are passionate about education and the future of Surry County. Board members believe investing in children’s education will impact the future of Surry County’s economy. The Educational Foundation will increase the level of education in our county by helping students pursue higher education and rewarding teachers with professional learning opportunities and extraordinary classroom projects. Learn more about the Surry County Schools Educational Foundation here: http://www.scsfoundation.org/.

Event Date:
Saturday, May 31, 2014

Start Time:
8:00 AM

Location:
Pilot Mountain, NC
East Surry High Football Stadium Track

Where to Register:
http://2ndannualmaddash5k.itsyourrace.com or email whitem@surry.k12.nc.us

Registration Information:
Early Bird Registration Fees (by May 1, 2014):
5K Participants-$25.00
Surry County Schools students – $20.00

Registration Fees (after May 1, 2014):
5K Participants – $30.00
Surry County Schools students – $20.00
**Participants will not be guaranteed an event t-shirt after May 11, 2014.**

Pre-Registration Fun Run:
$15.00 – all pre-registered participants will receive a t-shirt.

Additional Event Information:
Early race packet pick up is available at Surry County Schools Administrative Offices in Dobson May 30 from noon until 5 p.m. Race day packet pick up is available at the East Surry High School stadium entrance on May 31 from 6:45 a.m. until 7:30 a.m. with the race beginning at 8 a.m. rain or shine. The event will also feature computer chip timing.

Awards for the 5K will be presented after the fun run. Participants must be present to receive awards, which will be given to the top three overall male and female runners. Awards will also be given to the top three male and female runners in the following age divisions: 10 years and under; 11-13 years; 14-16 years; 17-19 years; 20-29 years; 30-39 years; 40-49 years, 50-59 years and 60 years and older.