Another fine Memorial Day weekend racing option in Hickory. Information from the race organizers:
Strong Body, Strong Mind 5-K promotes exercise and healthy diet as essential elements to better mental health. Proceeds will help provide mental health services to individuals with the most severe needs and least amount of resources. Awards for the top winners are beautiful pieces pottery handmade by people who are in the process of their own mental health recovery. All participants will receive a handmade medallion at the finish line.
Awards are one of a kind pottery items made by Connections Clubhouse. All 5k participants will receive a handmade medallion at the finish line!! Awarding to Overall Top 3 and Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female in each age group. 12 and under, 13-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60+ Tshirt cutoff May 17. Online registration cut off May 23 at 9pm. Race Day registration is from 7:00-7:45 am on May 25th. Packet Pick up 5-7 pm at 327 1st Ave NW Hickory, NC 28601. Paper registrations will be taken at packet pick up at early registration price of $20 for adults and $5 for 12 and under.
Online registration is available at Active.com, or you may download a Strong Body Strong Mind 5k Registration Form