Race for the Grasshopper 5k – January 7, 2017 – Cowpens National Battlefield – Gaffney SC
January 2, 2017 | Upstate SC Races | No Comments|
This 5k race celebrates the 236th anniversary of the historic victory of the Battle of the Cowpens. The race is on a fast and flat certified course on the roads around the battlefield. Spartanburg Running Club members get $10 off registration!
FROM THE RACE ORGANIZERS
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”.
Start the year off with a bang at the 32nd Annual Race for the Grasshopper 5k!
Cowpens National Battlefield
3866 Chesnee Highway
Gaffney SC 29341
5k starts at 9:00 AM.INFO/REGISTRATION @ GO GREEN EVENTS