5321 Jacksboro Pike, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, United States

Start Date

12/18/2021

Activities: Running race, 5K (3.1 Miles), 1 Mile

Event: The Elf off the Shelf 5k and 1 mile Kids Fun Run

Date: Saturday December 18th 

Location: Central High School 5321 Jacksboro Pike

Event starting times: 1 mile kids run starts at 8:30am and 5K starts at 9:00am

Details: Central High School Track and Field team is doing a fundraiser to raise money for new equipment and to repair the facilities. This event will be a chip timed run/walk event. Since this is a Christmas themed event, WE encourage all runners and walkers to please come out in your Christmas apparel.  Come dressed as an elf, reindeer, Grinch, Santa Claus or just wear jingle bells on your shoes.  This is a fun time for the Fountain City community to come out to have a blast and embrace the Christmas spirit.

Course Description:
-Both courses will start and finish in the Central parking lot.
-Both courses will run by the track/football field, the stadium, and field house. Christmas music will be playing on both courses.
-The 5k course will head out on the beautiful Dogwood Trail and through Fountain City neighborhoods, and around the sports complex. 
-Law enforcement will be on the course to direct traffic along with volunteers.
-Water stations will be at Mile 1, Mile 2, and at the Track. 

Awards
: For the 5K event, top 4 males and females overall will receive Elf medallions. There will also be awards/gifts given for 1st place in the following age groups 14 and under, 15-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55+                                      For the 1 mile kids run, each participant will receive a ribbon.

Tee shirts: Each participant will receive a tee shirt for the 5K event if they register BEFORE  Friday November 28th. 

Registration: Online registration closes on Saturday December 18th. You may register at Central High School’s cafeteria on Friday December 18th from 5:00pm - 6:30pm and on Saturday December 18th from 7:30am - 8:30am in the cafeteria. 

Packet Pick up: You may pick up your packet at Central High School’s cafeteria on Friday December 18th from 5:00pm - 6:30pm and on Saturday December 18th from 7:00am - 8:30am in the cafeteria. This will include race bib, tee shirt, event info.

 

 

Bracket/Division Details & Fees:

  1. 5k Run/Walk

    Activity Starts: 12/18/2021 09:00 - Activity Ends: 12/18/2021 10:15
    Registration opens : 8/20/2021 09:21
    Activity type: Running race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 8/20/2021 09:21
      Registration closes : 12/18/2021 09:00
      Race fee : $25.00
      Processing fee : $2.45


  2. Kids Fun Run

    Activity Starts: 12/18/2021 08:30 - Activity Ends: 12/18/2021 08:50
    Registration opens : 8/20/2021 09:21
    Activity type: Running race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 8/20/2021 09:21
      Registration closes : 12/18/2021 09:00
      Race fee : $10.00
      Processing fee : $1.58


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