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Renfro Announces Sponsorship of Seventh Annual Downtown Rocks and Runs 5K

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Renfro Announces Sponsorship of Seventh Annual Downtown Rocks and Runs 5K

Renfro is a proud sponsor of the Downtown Rocks and Runs 5K, a race through Downtown Mount Airy. The Downtown Rocks and Runs 5K benefits the United Fund of Surry, which supports 26 local agencies in Surry County and Southern VA. The entire event is a kick-off for Surry County’s annual United Fund campaign. The event will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 8:00 AM in Mount Airy, NC.

Event Date:
Saturday, August 16, 2014

Start Time:
5K Race/Walk: 8:00 AM
Free Kid’s Fun Run: 8:15 AM (12 and under)

Mount Airy Municipal Building
Mount Airy, NC

Where to Register:
Click here to download brochure or http://downtownrocksandruns.itsyourrace.com
After August 13, 2014, participants must complete a paper registration form and drop off at:
Reeves Community Center
113 South Renfro Street
Mount Airy NC 27030

Registration Information:
Adult (Prior to August 13, 2014): $25.00
Adult (After August 14, 2014): $30.00
Youth (12 years old and under) – FREE
**First 200 registered participants are guaranteed an event t-shirt and an awesome goodie bag**

Additional Event Information:
Early race packet pick up is available at Mount Airy Parks & Recreation/Reeves Community Center (336-786-8313) from noon-6 PM on Friday, August 15, 2014.

Race day registration and packet pick up will be held in front of the Mount Airy Municipal Building from 6-8 AM, Saturday, August 16, 2014. The event course is USATF certified and will be chip timed.

Awards for the 5K will be presented after the the race for overall male and female runners in first, second and third place. Awards will be given to the top three male and female in the following age divisions: 13 years and under; 14-19 years; 20-29 years; 30-39 years; 40-49 years; 50-59 years, 60-69 years and 70 years and older. All kids 12 years and under receive a participation ribbon after the 8:15 AM Kid’s Fun Run.

A Corporate Participation Challenge trophy will be awarded to the company with the highest number of Downtown Rocks and Runs 5K participants. Please specify your company name when registering for the 5K Run/Walk to be included in the challenge.

Corporate Fitness Challenge – NEW team competition for 2014!!
Register your company as a team with a minimum of 10 runners. Awards will be given for fastest team finish (average time of all members finishing) and the highest number of team members participating. Take a trophy, photos and bragging rights for winning the Corporate Fitness Challenge to work on Monday!

The Corporate Fitness Challenge is for timed runners only. If you would like to walk with us, please choose the 5K Run/Walk registration option.

Click here to learn more about the Corporate Fitness Challenge

— ROCK! —

After Party
ALL runners receive free admission to a post-race party featuring the party band “HOT SAUCE” that evening from 7-11 PM at Old North State Winery – Main Street Mount Airy. 5K runners are FREE, others are $10 at the door; kids 10 and under are free. Food, drinks and wine are available for purchase.

Downtown Rocks Poster Final


August 16, 2014
Registration Website:


Beth Pequeno


Mount Airy Municipal Building
300 South Main Street, Mount Airy, NC 27030 United States
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