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Road Races

 

 Upcoming races:

                                                                                         

5 Alarm 5K Run and Fun Run

November 1, 2014

5K RUN
$15.00 early registration through 10/24/14.
  $20.00 Race Day Registration.
 Run begins at
9:30 am on Means Avenue in Downtown Concord. 
FUN RUN
  All ages are invited to run the 1 Mile Fun Run which will begin on Means Avenue in Downtown Concord.  No fee but registration is required.

T-Shirt is not included for the Fun Run but may be purchased upon availability.


 

 

USAT&F Certified Course: Starts on Means Ave by the old courthouse in Downtown Concord and continues on the McEachern Greenway, turns around on the Downtown Connector Greenway and back to Means Ave. The McEachern Greenway has been designated as part of the
Carolina Thread Trail. Pre-registration $15 thru 10/24/14. Race Day run cost is $20
Registration Form  Online Registration is Available.

 

 


 

 Past races:

 


 

Streetlight 5K and Fun Run

Friday, July 11, 2014


Registration Form

 

RESULTS SURVEY PHOTOS

 

 

 Bunny Run 5K, Saturday, April 19, 2014

 

 

 

Registration Brochure

 

 

RESULTS

 

PHOTOS

SURVEY

 

 


 
   

    Thank you to our sponsors!

 



 

For further information, please contact Concord Parks and Recreation at 704-920-5600.

Comments and suggestions are welcome at 

 

 

 

 Pace Calculators and more.......

Click on link below for calculators: http://www.active.com/calculators/

 

 

Sports are fun. Math is not. Leave it to Active.com to bridge the gap. The new line of sports calculators let you calculate your target heartrate, determine your nutritional needs and do lots of other cool things with a few clicks of your mouse.

What you'll find:  Pace Calculator, Target Heart Rate Calculator, Caloric Needs Calculator, Nutritional Needs Calculator, Ideal Weight Calculator, Body Fat Calculator, Currency Calculator.

     

Suggested Web Sites:

Caution:  All websites listed have been checked for appropriate content.  However, due to the fast changing world of the Internet, sites may change.  We strongly urge parents to preview any sites your children access and to always supervise children when online.  If you should find any content that is objectional, please email us at

Active.Com - The industry's online registration vehicle for participatory sports.

Cape Fear Rogue Runners - "Be all you used to be"

Cool Running - A collection of information, services and tools for runners of all abilities.

KidsRunning.Com - From Runner's World - advice and information for kids - also includes programs on training health, games, stories and essays on running health and fitness. 

Cooper River Bridge - Charleston, SC

NewRunner.com - From Runner's World - a guide for the new runner or walker on getting started, keeping motivated, injury prevention, problem areas, workout plans and more.

North Carolina Roadrunners Club - Raleigh, NC

Queen City Timing

ROADID

Road Runners Clubs of America - The national association of not-for-profit running clubs.  Its mission is to represent and promote the common interest of its member clubs and individual runners through education, leadership, programs and other services.

Run Charlotte - Charlotte, NC running events, race results, running shoes and apparel, etc.

Runner's World Magazine - A running magazine whose mission is to advise, educate and motivate runners of all ages and abilities.

Running Journal - The source for running news in the Southeast.  Features timely race results, a comprehensive calendar of upcoming events, columns and personal stories.

Wilmington Roadrunner's Club - One of the oldest continuously operating clubs in North Carolina.

YMBC - Young Memorial Running Club -  Concord, NC - This group is not exclusive to church members.  Everyone is invited.  This group is for walkers, runners, those who have already run a 5K, and everyone in between.  Childcare will be provided.

 

Preparing to run your first marathon?

http://www.active.com/running/Articles/How_to_Run_Your_First_Marathon.htm

 


SOLES 4 SOULS SHOE DRIVE
Donate your old running shoes or any old shoes to donate to those in need of footwear.  For more information go to www.soles4souls.org

 

Guinness World Records recognizes Concord native Margaret Hagerty

 She has earned a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for being the oldest person to complete a marathon for each of the seven continents.  Click here for more information. To see for yourself, this is located on page #101 in the Guinness World Records 2007 edition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Online Registration
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LEISURE TIMES
Fall 2014

Programs, Activities and More....

 

Concord Parks and Recreation
147 Academy Ave., NW
P.O. Box 308
Concord, NC 28026
704-920-5600
Fax: 704-792-1971
Email:  Recreation@concordnc.gov

Office Hours
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

Director of Parks & Recreation:
Bob Dowless
(704) 920-5610
Director's Feedback
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ATHLETIC INFORMATION LINE 
704-920-5640
Automated information for updates, cancellations, etc.

PROGRAM INFORMATION LINE 
704-920-5650 
Automated information for updates, cancellations, etc.

 

 
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