Downtown Rocks and Runs 5K/10K

Mount Airy, NC


Downtown Rocks and Runs is an annual 5K and 10K race through Downtown Mount Airy that benefits United Fund of Surry which supports 26 local agencies in Surry County and Southern VA. The entire event is a kick-off for our annual United Fund campaign.
 
Registration Fees
  • 5K Individual, Team Fitness Challenge, and Corporate Participation Challenge
    • Early Registration through 7/29:    $25 
    • Standard Registration 7/30-8/13:  $30
  • 10K Individual and Corporate Participation Challenge
    • Early Registration through 7/29:    $35
    • Standard Registration 7/30-8/13:  $40
  • Fun Run: FREE for Kids 12 and under (no t-shirt); $10 w/shirt purchase
Online registration runs through August 12th at 6:00 PM.
Prior to July 30th, Participants may also complete a paper registration form at Reeves Community Center, 113 S. Renfro Street, Mount Airy, NC 27030.


Finishers will receive a finishers medal!

The first 250 registered runners will receive an awesome event t-shirt and the best goodie bag around!


Run/walk individually or be part of a team --

5K or 10K Individual
Run the 5K or 10K and be eligible for individual awards, or join one of our 5K Team challenges below.
*Walkers and strollers are welcome in the 5K.*

5K Team Fitness Challenge
Sign up for the 5K as a team to qualify for the 5K Team Fitness Challenge award! The award is presented to the fastest team based on the average time of the top 5 team members. Team members also qualify for individual awards.
*Choose the 5K registration option and create or choose your company team when registering to be included in the participation challenge.


5K and 10K Corporate Participation Challenge

Show your company's pride and commitment to health and fitness. The organization with the highest number of Downtown Rocks and Runs 5K or 10K run/walk participants will receive a Corporate Participation Challenge trophy. Choose the 5K Corporate Participation Challenge Run/Walk or 10K Corporate Participation Challenge and create or choose your company team when registering to be included in the participation challenge.

Race Courses

The 5K course is USATF certified. Click here for the 5K course map or to view the course map with elevation, go to www.mapmyrun.com.

Click here for the 10K course map with elevation.

Awards:

  • Overall Top Male and Female in the 5K and 10K win $250!
  • 5K and 10K Individual Awards: Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Male/Female and Top 3 Male/Female Age Divisions: 13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+; based on gun time
  • Corporate Participation Challenge: Team trophy for the company with the highest number of Downtown Rocks and Runs participants in the 5K and 10K combined.
  • Fun Run (Kids 12 and under): All Fun Runners will receive a participation ribbon.
  • 5K Team Fitness Challenge Award: Prizes for the fastest team finish - average time of the top 5 team members based on gun time.
The 5K and 10K races will have a gun start and chip timed finish.  This means that all participants will have the same start time, and the finish time will be recorded as each runner crosses the finish line by reading the chip on the back of your numbered bib. The 5K race has a wide start line which enables all runners to get across the start line in a matter of seconds after the starting horn sounds. Timing services will be provided by Go! Sports Timing and Events.

The Fun Run will have a clock at the finish line, but individual times are not recorded for this event. 

5K Course Records - Male
 Year Name   Location   Finish Time   Pace
2022 Stevven Anderson   Stokesdale, NC   16:20   5:15
2017 Dave Wottle   Elkin, NC   16:25   5:17

5K Course Records - Female
 Year Name   Location   Finish Time   Pace
2019 Elle Elender   Greensboro, NC   17:50   5:45
               
 
10K Course Records - Male
 Year Name   Location   Finish Time   Pace
2022 Milan Tomlin   Charlotte, NC   34:18   5:31
2019 Ediberto Crisanto   Rock Hill, SC   34:46   5:36

10K Course Records - Female
 Year Name   Location   Finish Time   Pace
2022 Gabriella Delay   Winston-Salem, NC   37:07   5:58
2021 Kate Sanborn   Raleigh, NC   38:35   6:13


Event Schedule

Early Packet Pickup
Friday, August 12
Noon - 6:00 PM
White Elephant Brewing Comp.
225 Market St.
Mount Airy, NC 27030

Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup

Saturday, August 13
6:30 - 7:30 AM
In front of the Mount Airy Municipal Building, 300 S. Main Street, Mount Airy

10K Start - 7:45 AM

5K Start - 8:00 AM
Starting Line near the US Post Office Parking Lot on Cherry Street

Kid's Fun Run - 9:00 AM
In front of the Mount Airy Municipal Building

Race Awards - 9:15 AM
Presented in front of the Mount Airy Municipal Building

Follow us on Facebook for the latest information!


When & Where

Aug 13, 2022

Saturday

8:00 AM

Add to Calendar

Event Schedule

Mount Airy, NC

Mount Airy Municipal Building

Courses & Maps

Share Your Results

We'll automatically post your results for you on race day. Just connect your Twitter account.

 

Connect with Twitter

Trust Guard Security Scanned