Running For Your Life 5K Event Info

2019 date to be determined

Race Details:
Race will begin at 7:00 pm

Additional details:

  • TBD

Award Information:

  • Medals will be given to the first 100 runners past the finish line.

  • Individual 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall will receive trophy (overall and master winners do not receive age group awards).

  • First male and female master (40+) (overall and master winners do not receive age group awards) will receive trophy.

  • Top three men and women in each age category will receive medals.   Age categories: 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. No double dipping. 


CHALLENGE FOR A CAUSE!  This team challenge will award two different trophies: 1) Law Enforcement/Criminal Justice Agency and the 2) Community Team (Schools, businesses, churches, etc.)

  1. FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT/CRIMINAL JUSTICE AGENCY  - The winning team will have their name added to one of the metal plates at the bottom and display the trophy in their office until next year's 5K. This year's winner will then pass it to the 2019 winner, and so on and so!

  2. FOR COMMUNITY TEAM CHALLENGE - Team trophy will be awarded.

Course Certification - USATF Certificate # SC17046DW can be found here:

Individual runners/walkers: $30 with t-shirt
Team: $120 for 5 team members
*On-site race registration $30, no guarantee for shirts

Crime Victims' Memorial Garden and Path of Remembrance at Riverfront Park in Columbia
312 Laurel Street, Columbia, SC

Packet Pickup: 
Will be held at the race location from 6pm - 7pm.

PHONE: (803) 750-1200