RACE BEGINS AT 8 AM Saturday, July 8, 2017.
Registration for Saluda’s Coon Dog Day 5K Race/Fun Walk on Saturday, July 8, 2017, begins at 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, July 7, 2017, at The Saluda City Hall; 6 East Main Street; Saluda NC. Registration continues on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at 6:30 a.m. until 7:30 a.m. The Race/Fun Walk begins at 8:00 a.m. No registrations will be accepted after 7:30 a.m. on Saturday. All Registration Forms must be received by Monday, June 19, 2017, to be guaranteed a Coon Dog Day 5K Run/Fun Walk Performance T-Shirt. Cost to participate in the 5K Race is $30. Awards will be presented to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for male and female winners in the age divisions and for overall male and female winners.
The beginning and ending point for the Race will be in downtown Saluda, the same as it was last year. It starts at the crosswalk in front of Saluda Grade Restaurant on Main Street in downtown Saluda, and it ends in front of the Saluda Realty Office also on Main Street. The mile marks are on the road, along with metric 1000 meter marks. Runners have unrestricted use of course.
The Coon Dog Day 5K Race/Fun Walk begins and ends in downtown Saluda on Main Street. Be there early to cheer on your favorite athlete! Then remain downtown for Saluda’s 54th Annual Coon Dog Day Festival. There will be delicious food, innovative crafts, kids’ amusement rides, free music, as well as the Coon Dog Trials, which begin at 2:00 p.m.