Race For Education 5K and FunRun

Date(s) - 27 Mar 2021 until 27 Mar 2021
8:30 am - 1:00 pm


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Sunbury Christian Academy

Race For Education

5K and FunRun

    Saturday, March 27, 2021 

& registration begins at 8:30am and closes at 9:45

(Same-day registrants are not guaranteed a race shirt.)

5K and FunRun begin at 10:00am 

Race Course:

  • 5K Race Course  –  Old Danville Highway, beginning at Sunbury Christian Academy campus, 135 Spruce Hollow Road, Northumberland
  • One-mile FunRun (untimed) – takes place on Sunbury Christian Academy campus

Chip shotgun start for 5K at 10:00am. RM timing software used for timed 5K race. 5K walkers begin after runners have started. Untimed shotgun start for FunRun at 10:00am.


  • 5K Registration –  $20 by March 8th (includes race shirt) or $30 after March 8th  (race shirt guaranteed only to those registering by March 8th)
  • FunRun Registration –  $10 by March 8th (includes race shirt); Free without race shirt.
  • Sunbury Christian Academy students register for free and receive a free race shirt if registered by March 8th. If registering after March 8th, SCA students can order a race shirt for $10.

Registration forms (click HERE to print) and payment may be submitted or mailed to the school, or registration can be made online (click HERE to register)

Post-Race Activities:

  • Top runners in each age group recognized and medals awarded. Cash prize awarded to top overall female and male 5K runners. 
  • Chicken barbecue take-out meals available for purchase at 11:30.


Click (HERE) for information on how you can help to sponsor this event.

2021 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Aurand’s Towing & Recovery

Dudlik Industries Inc.

Gold Sponsor

The Northumberland National Bank

Silver Sponsor

McCann Transportation

Eagle Sponsors

Emmanuel Home

Jinny’s Simply Stylin’ Salon

Harold and Karen Paul

Resilite Sports Products, Inc.

Tote-M Tag Service

Schedule of events:

8:30-9:45  –  Registration

9:50  –  Final Instructions and Prayer

10:00  –  5K Runners and FunRun Shotgun Start

10:05  –  5K Walkers Begin

11:15  –  Race Acknowledgments/Awards

11:30  –  Chicken BBQ Meal Available For Takeout

Race shirts:

Race shirts guaranteed with registration before March 8th. Race shirts may be available for purchase on race day. Cost:  $10.

Age groups:

Cash prize awarded to top overall female and male 5K runners. Medals awarded to top 3 female and top 3 male 5K runners in these age groups:   

19 yrs and under

20-29 yrs

30-39 yrs

40-49 yrs

50yrs+                                                                                                                                                                                           Medals will be awarded to the top 3 female and top 3 male FunRun finishers up to 12 years of age.