SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

REGISTRATION


In-Person – Cash or Check

Complete an application and register in person with cash or check (check made payable to Event Marketing Services, Inc.) at the following Run For Your Life locations from now until Friday, September 15:

Mail – Check only

Mail an application with full entry fee (check made payable to Event Marketing Services, Inc.), postmarked by Monday, September 11 to:

Run For Your Life
Attn: Hit the Brixx
901 South Kings Drive, Suite 100
Charlotte, NC 28204

Online – Credit Card Only
Register online until 11:59 PM, Thursday, September 15.

NOTE: There will be NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION

GENDER SPECIFIC SHIRTS!


The 2017 Hit the Brixx shirts will Gender Specific shirts.  The women’s style is a fitted styles.  The women’s shirt also run small.  If you like a fitted shirts, size up one size.  If you like a loose shirt, size up two sizes.  If you ran in any of the 2016 Six Pack races, the shirt style is the same.

YOU MUST REGISTER BY AUGUST 28 TO GUARANTEE YOUR GENDER SPECIFIC SHIRT.  AFTER AUGUST 28, SHIRTS WILL BE ASSIGNED WHILE SUPPLIES LAST.

Shirt color & design coming soon!

WHERE’S IT AT


COURSE
Whether you are running the 5K, the 10K or both, you’ll be pleased with the scenic Elizabeth neighborhood views.  The course is populated with rolling hills.  A great suggestion would be to do some training runs on it ahead of time!

Check out the 10K Course Map and the 5K Course Map!

DIRECTIONS
For directions using Google Maps, click here and type in your starting address.

PARKING
Parking will be available at the 7th Street Station and can be FREE if you validate your ticket inside of Brixx Pizza before you leave the parking deck. If you do not validate your pass, you will be obligated to pay the going rate for parking the deck. The 6th Street entrance to the 7th Street Station parking deck will not be accessible after 5:30am and the 7th Street entrance will not be accessible between 7:15am-7:45am or 8:45am-9:15am.  Additional parking is available in Uptown Charlotte at prevailing rates.

KID’S 1 Mile FUN RUN


DISTANCE
It is what it says it is – 1 Mile long (give or take a few feet depending on how you take your turns!)HitTheBrixx1MileMap2016  The 1 Mile course will start and finish at the 10K/5K finish line!

REGISTRATION
There will be no race day registration for the Kid’s 1 Mile.  Make you sure you register your child online before online registration closes on 11:59pm on Thursday, September 14 or register your child in-store before in-store registration closes on Friday, September 15.  See Packet Pick-Up hours for hours.

MEET UP
Please be at the finish line, with your child, by 9:40am.  A member of our team will give the children instructions and lead them to the start line.  We will make announcement from the finish line so that you don’t miss it.  Every kid that participates in the 1 Mile will receive a FINISHERS MEDAL!

BENEFICIARY


Kids Path® is a specialized home-based program of Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region that focuses on enhancing the quality of life for seriously ill infants, children, and teens. Kids Path helps these young patients cope with long-term or life-threatening illnesses through services tailored specifically to them and their families’ needs, with the goal of helping them achieve a sense of normalcy during their illness. To learn more visit hpccr.org

VOLUNTEER
Email colen@hpccr.org to support Hit the Brixx 10K & 5K as a volunteer.

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 AWARDS


 Awards will be given for the below:

10K Awards

  • Top 5 Overall Male & Female
  • Top 3 Masters Male & Female
  • Top 3 Male & Female Age Groups
  • Top 3 Clydesdale & Athena

5K Awards

  • Top 3 Overall Male & Female
  • Top 3 Masters Male & Female
  • Top 3 Male & Female Age Groups
  • Top 3 Clydesdale & Athena
  • Top Male & Female Baby Joggers

All kids that participate in the Fun Run will receive a prize!
Awards will be presented at awards ceremony and will not be mailed.
Awards will be kept for 2 weeks at the Midtown Run For Your Life location, no exceptions!

Age Groups: 7 & under (5K), 8-10 (5K), 11-13 (5K), 14-17 (5K), 17 & Under (10K), 18-20, 21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and up.

 PACKET PICK-UP


Packet Pick-Up Hours Packet pick-up will be available on Thursday, September 14 and Friday, September 15 at varying Run For Your Life locations.  Packet pick-up will also be available on site race day.  See below for locations and hours:

  • Midtown: Thursday & Friday 10AM – 6:30 PM
  • Piper Glen: Thursday 10AM – 7PM; Friday until 3 PM
  • University: Thursday 10:30AM – 7:30PM; Friday 10:30AM – 3:00PM
  • On-site Race Day beginning at 6:30 am

COUNTDOWN


 September 16, 2017  I  Race starts in exactly:

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ENTRY FEES


Thru July 14
5k $25
10k $30
Both $35
Fun Run $5

July 15 – August 17
5k $30
10k $35
Both $40
Fun Run $5

August 18 – September 15
5k $35
10k $40
Both $45
Fun Run $5

Race Day NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION!

Make all checks payable to Event Marketing Services, Inc. Credit Card payments are only accepted online!

FINISHER MEDALS


All 10K & 5K participants will receive a finisher’s medal.  The medal will be one of six collectors medals.  Run all races in the Six Pack series and connect them to make one HUGE medal!

EVENT SCHEDULE


6:30 am Packet Pick-Up
7:45 am 10K Run
9:00 am 5K Run/Walk
9:30 am 10K Awards Ceremony
9:50 am Kid’s 1K Fun Run
10:00 am 5K Awards Ceremony

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