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Run Hard Running Team - Garnet Division
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Cost is $90 per participant.

The Run Hard club is an eight week running club for Elementary and Middle Schoolers that equips students to run a 5K. During the season, students train twice a week for about 1 1/2 hours with a focus on endurance training and the Run Hard Core Values. Practice days for individual schools are listed below.
Please contact individual schools for specific start and finish times and other school-specific details.

On 5K race day, schools will start in waves that are designated by color. The color for this division is Garnet.

Schools

School Days Type Status
Carolina Springs Elementary T/Th Coed Closed
Carolina Springs Middle W/F Coed Closed
Deerfield Elementary T/Th Coed Closed
Forts Pond Elementary T/Th Coed Closed
Pelion Elementary T/W Coed Closed
Pelion Middle T/Th Coed Closed
Red Bank Elementary TBD TBD Closed
Saxe Gotha Elementary W/F Coed Closed
White Knoll Elementary T/Th Coed Closed
White Knoll Middle T/Th Coed Closed


Spaces are limited and vary for each school.

Status Legend
Open = Spaces are available
Full = The maximum number of participants has been reached
Closed = School approval is pending for the current season or registration deadline has ended

Important Details

Date Information
July 30 Registration Opens
August 15 School Commitment Deadline
September 6 (extended) Registration Closes
September 11 Week One
November 4 5K Race begins @ 8 am
November 11 Championship Race (optional)
5K Details

The Run Hard race is a 5k (3.1 mile) on November 4, 2017. Check in begins at 7:00 am and the race begins at 8:00 am.
The race location is Columbiana Mall in Irmo, SC.
For Run Hard participants, the race will be officially timed, so you can be sure your time will be accurate.
This race is free to all Run Hard club members and one running buddy. Running buddies will not be timed.
Running buddies must be 16 years or older and will need to sign and return the Running Buddy form to the school coaches.

Rewards

Participants earn rewards along the way. For example, when runners accomplish 1.5 miles they have earned their Run Hard t-shirt. Our goal is to reward participants for working hard to achieve a goal. Upon completion of the program, each participant will have earned a water bottle, dri-fit moisture wicking shirt and finisher medal.