Race for Education 5K and FunRun

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 (Click Here to Register Online)

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 from 11:30am until sold out.


(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.






Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 10:00am