Race For Education 5k and FunRun

Date(s) - 26 Oct 2019
10:00 am


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Saturday, October 26, 2019  –  10:00am

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


5K Registration  –  $20 by October 10th (includes race shirt) or $30 after October 10th  (race shirt guaranteed only to those registering by October 10th)         

FunRun Registration  –  $10 by October 10th (includes race shirt); Free without race shirt. (Sunbury Christian Academy students register for free and receive a free race shirt if registered by October 10th.  If registering after October 10th, SCA students can order a race shirt for $10. )

Registration forms (CLICK HERE) and payment may be submitted or mailed to the school, or registration can be made online by clicking this link (ONLINE REGISTRATION)

Post-Race Activities:                                                                                                                                            

Top runners in each age group recognized and medals awarded.  Cash prize awarded to top overall female and male 5runners.                                                                                                                                                   

Chicken barbecue take-out meals available for purchase from 11:30am until sold out.


Sponsor Sheets (CLICK HERE) for information on how you can help to sponsor this event.

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

11:00  –  Race Acknowledgments/Awards

11:30  –  Chicken BBQ Meal Available For Takeout

Race shirts:                                                                                                                                          

Race shirts guaranteed with registration before October 10th.   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


Medals awarded to top 3 female and top 3 male FunRun finishers up to 12 years of age.