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Ugly Holiday Sweater 5K

Get ready to pull out your UGLIEST holiday sweater on DECEMBER 15th and join us for the Friends of the Metropolitan Children’s Advocacy Center Ugly Holiday Sweater 5K! Proceeds and donations will benefit Friends of the Met CAC, a non-profit organization established to support the mission of the Metropolitan Children’s Advocacy Center (Met CAC), a program of the South Carolina Department of Mental Health (SCDMH).

Located in the heart of Forest Acres, the Met CAC provides services to children of all ages who are suspected victims of physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, and other types of maltreatment.

The race will be officially timed by Fastrak and the course is USATF Certified SC16070DW. Be sure to hang around after the race and enjoy a holiday themed celebration.
Runners and walkers are invited to wear your ugliest holiday sweater and an award for ugliest holiday sweater (or ensemble) will be given!

Important Details

Date: Saturday, December 15, 2018
Time: 8:00 am: Race Start
9:00 am: Awards Announcements
Cost: $25 through October 20
$35 after October 20
Registration includes t-shirt if you register on or before Friday, December 1
Late Registration: Online Registration closes Thursday, December 13 at midnight
Race Day registration from 7:00-7:45 am
Location: 5209 Trenholm Road across from the Forest Acres Police Department
Packet: Packet Pick-up at 3710 Landmark Drive, 1st Floor Lobby on December 14th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Race Day pick-up 7:00 – 7:45 am
T-shirt: Shirts are guaranteed for runners that register on or before Friday, December 1
Timing: The race will be officially timed by FasTrak Timing
Awards: Divisions covered: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and up. Awards to the top finishers in each division as well as the participant with the ugliest holiday sweater or ensemble.

Race participation is not required to donate.