J. Smith Young YMCA, LEXINGTON, Davidson County, North Carolina, United States

Start Date

10/22/2022

Activity tags attached to this sportie.

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

Help Us Celebrate! It’s time for the 37th Annual Barbecue Festival, and we have planned a great 5K event in celebration of Barbecue Month. There’s also a non-competitive Fun Run/Walk division. Fun for the entire family!

Course Location & Description The event will start at the YMCA - 119 W. 3rd Avenue route goes through neighborhoods to Grimes Park and back to the Y. The course is USATF certified.

Registration & Parking Additional registration forms can be downloaded at www.lexingtonymca.com. Registration will be located in the parking lot of J. Smith Young YMCA at 119 W. 3rd Ave. Because the race is festival morning, parking will be at a premium and most lots will charge $5.00.

*All Pre-registered Entries received before 9/24 Include Official Hawg Run T-Shirt T-Shirts are not guaranteed to participants who after 9/24

Bracket/Division Details & Fees:

  1. 5k Run/Walk

    5K Route - Race begins in YMCA parking lot. - Exit parking lot and turn left - At corner of Hargrave and West 3rd Ave turn left - At corner of Hargrave and West 4th Ave turn right - Run down West 4th Ave - At corner of West 4th Ave and Park Street turn right - Run to top of hill at Park Street - At corner of Park and West 3rd Ave turn left - Run down West 3rd avenue until you get to Williams Street, turn right onto Williams Street - Run down Williams Street and cross over at Center Street intersection, continue on Williams street past Breeden Insurance - At Williams Street/Williams Circle/West 2nd St turn left onto Williams Circle - Follow Williams Circle to Chestnut Street – turn left onto Chestnut Street - Follow Chestnut Street into Grimes Park – turn right onto the track at Grimes and complete one lap around the park - On the Westover side of the park, exit the park and turn right onto Westover - Follow the Westover circle all the way around, at the mailbox on the traffic island turn back to the left to complete the circle - Follow Westover back into park, and turn right back onto track - At Chestnut Street entrance to park, turn right and go back up Chestnut Street and turn right at top onto Williams Circle - At Williams Street/Williams Circle/West 2nd St intersection, turn right back onto Williams Street - Cross over Center Street back onto Williams street past Mountcastle Insurance - Follow Williams Street back to West 3rd Avenue & turn left onto West 3rd Avenue - Follow West 3rd Avenue past FBC, all the way back to the Y, turn right back into the parking lot entrance & continue to cross the finish line.
    Activity Starts: 10/22/2022 07:30 - Activity Ends: 10/22/2022 09:00
    Registration opens : 3/1/2022 15:36
    Activity type: Running race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 3/1/2022 15:36
      Registration closes : 9/24/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $25.00
      Processing fee : $3.50
    • Registration opens : 9/25/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 10/21/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $30.00
      Processing fee : $3.50


  2. Fun Run

    Fun Run Route - Race begins in YMCA parking lot. - Exit parking lot and turn left - At corner of Hargrave and West 3rd Ave turn left - At corner of Hargrave and West 4th Ave turn right - Run down West 4th Ave - At corner of West 4th Ave and Park Street turn right - Run to top of hill at Park Street - At corner of Park and West 3rd Ave turn right and run back to Hargrave - Circle the block a 2nd time - When you come back to West 3rd Avenue the second time, follow the street all the way back to the Y, turn right back into the parking lot entrance & continue to cross the finish line.
    Activity Starts: 10/22/2022 07:45 - Activity Ends: 10/22/2022 08:45
    Registration opens : 3/1/2022 15:36
    Activity type: Running race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 3/1/2022 15:36
      Registration closes : 9/24/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $15.00
      Processing fee : $3.25
    • Registration opens : 9/25/2022 00:00
      Registration closes : 10/21/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $20.00
      Processing fee : $3.25


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