Dash Down Greenville 5K
Join the sea of green and start your St. Patrick's Day celebration at the St. Paddy's Day Dash Down Greenville. 'Twill be a fine morning to celebrate, even if you were only Irish for the day. We're expecting a record number of people this year to don their green gear, and run (or walk) with us down Greenville Avenue right before the big parade. We'll have beer, food, a live band, cash prizes, and more fun than ever before. Besides having fun, you'll get to contribute to the North Texas Food Bank, the annual beneficiary of the event.
7:00 am Packet Pickup (no new registration)
8:00 am Race Begins
8:30 am After-Party Begins
9:00 am Overall Awards Presentation
Participants will receive a cotton short-sleeved race t-shirt.
To be eligible for an award, you must wear a timing tag. Top 3 Overall Male & Female. 1st Overall Masters Male & Female .Top 3 Male & Female finishers in the following age groups: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+
1st - $150 + custom race jacket
2nd - $100 + custom race jacket
3rd - $50 + custom race jacket
Overall Masters Male/Female
$50 + custom race jacket
The North Texas Food Bank (NTFB) is a top-ranked nonprofit relief organization which leads the fight against hunger with knowledge-based strategies to distribute donated, purchased, and prepared foods through a network of feeding programs in 13 North Texas counties. NTFB supports the nutritional needs of children, families and seniors through research, education, advocacy and strategic partnerships. In FY 2012, NTFB provided access to more than 47 million nutritious meals, a 45% increase year-over-year. Founded in 1982, the year 2012 marks NTFB’s 30th anniversary. NTFB is a member of Feeding America (feedingamerica.org).
The amount that Bob and Rebecca Wallace have given to the North Texas Food Bank from the proceeds of Dash Down Greenville has increased steadily every year. All our participants are sure to be as happy as Bob and Rebecca to be able to contribute in this way to such a worthy cause. Here's a photo of the 2013 contribution.
10am – 7pm Tuesday 1/6 through Thursday 1/13
Run On! Dallas-Mockingbird - 5400 E. Mockingbird #114
Run On! Dallas-Preston/Forest - 11811 Preston Rd.
Run On! Coppell - 680 N. Denton Tap Rd. #100
Run On! Richardson - 1465 West Campbell Rd.
Run On! Murphy - 121 E FM 544 #125
NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO REGISTRATION/PACKET PICK UP FRIDAY 3/14