The Kinston 8000:
8th Annual Run for the River
8 Kilometer & 1 Mile Fun Run
March 23, 2013
Neuseway Nature Center at Riverbank Road & Caswell Street
Race day registration /packet can be picked up from 7:00am to 8:30am at the Neuseway Nature center.
8K: $500.00 each will go to fastest runners in the male and female divisions, plus an especially designed and produced commemorative bowl made by Lenox China, one of Kinston's best known manufacturers. Second place winners will carry home $300.00 in cash; and third place winners will take $150.00.
The Race Course
The 8K course is a semi-loop, fast, smooth, mostly flast asphalt course through commerical and residential areas of Kinston. The course is USAT&F certified. 8K runners will take their places at 8:45am. Splits will be called at each mile interval. Refreshment centers will be located at strategic points along the route. The 1 mile course is an out-and-back flat asphalt course. The runners will take position at 8:30am. Security, safety, and medical services will be provided.
Check back for more details on activities before and after the Run for the River.
More Information: Contact Adrian King, Pride of Kinston, (252) 522-8003, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Race Director: Tim Knobeloch, Recreation Superintendent, Kinston/Lenoir County Parks & Recreation Department. Office: 252-939-3336.
Run for the River Historic Profile 2006 - 2012
Pride of Kinston • 327 North Queen Street • Kinston, NC 28501• (252)