YMCA Race Series
2016 will be the 2nd Annual YMCA of Greensboro Run Series, serving Guilford and Rockingham Counties. Race series participants will receive prizes based on how many races they finish. Everybody is welcome, all ages, abilities, and backgrounds. Our goal is to encourage individuals and families to continue positive healthy habits and live life to its fullest. You are automatically entered into the series after your second race.
Race For The Future
October 22, 2016 Greensboro, NC – Barber Park
Contact Susan Gerke with questions.
Description: Race for the Future is a 5K walk/run through Barber Park in Greensboro. This race supports Youth Development programs at the Hayes-Taylor YMCA.
Eden Halloween Half-Marathon
and Freaky 4 Mile
October 29, 2016 – Eden, NC
Contact Chris Carter with questions.
Description: Eden Halloween Half-Marathon is a fun Halloween themed run through beautiful Eden, NC located just 30 minutes north of Greensboro. This race supports Health and Wellness programs at the Eden Family YMCA. In addition there is a Freaky 4 mile run as well.
Reidsville Y Turkey Trot
November 12, 2016 – Reidsville, NC
Contact Meredith Knowlton with questions.
Description: Reidsville Turkey Trot is a 5K run/walk through historic Reidsville, NC. This race is a great way to get ready for Thanksgiving and come dressed for the spirit of the season. This race supports the health and wellness programs at the Reidsville YMCA.
December 19, 2017 – Jamestown, NC
Contact Marlee Rindal with questions.
Description: Reindeer Romp is a fun way to end the Ragsdale YMCA Go Far program with this 5k walk/run around Jamestown, NC. Come dressed in your craziest holiday outfits and ready for a jingling good time. This race supports programs at the Ragsdale YMCA.
How the Race Series Works
In order to qualify, you must participate in two or more of the 4 races that are included in the series. You are automatically entered into the series after your second race. Must register under same name throughout entire series i.e. change of last name or nick-names. Then for each race you complete you will earn a new prize.
The 2016 Race Series will conclude with the Reindeer Romp. Awards for the 2016 series will be given out after the Reindeer Romp.
There will be awards based on the number of races completed. The more races your complete the better the prize! Check back soon for details on the prizes.