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Don’t miss one of the most heartwarming 5Ks around! Join the Caldwell family of Lexington to celebrate the life of Owen Walker Caldwell at the 5th annual Sweet Baby O 5K! Proceeds benefit Hands of Hope through the South Carolina Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation. Runners, walkers, strollers and wagons welcome. Bring the kids and enjoy post-race fun and games in the Family Fun Zone!

Important Details

Date: Saturday, August 4, 2018
Time: 7:00 am: Registration/T-Shirt Pickup
7:45 am: Celebration of Life Ceremony
8:00 am: Race Starts
8:30-10:00 am: Family Fun Zone
9:00 am: Awards Announcements
Cost: $20 early bird rate through March 31
$25 per person through June 30
$35 per person July 1 – August 4
$10 per kid ages 7-11
Free for kids 6 and under

Online registration closes on July 31.
Race participation is not required to donate.
Location: Saluda Shoals Park
St. Andrews Road Entrance
6071 St. Andrews Rd, Columbia, SC 29212
Shirts: Registration includes a T-shirt for those who register on or before July 15.
Timing: The race will be officially timed by FasTrak Timing
Awards: Overall winner and top male/female in each age group: 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 and up

For more information, contact Allison Caldwell: 803-528-0740 or SweetBabyO5K@gmail.com

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Cash or in-kind sponsorships are available for the Sweet Baby O 5K. Download the Sponsorship Form for complete details.


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