34th NAGS HEAD WOODS 5K RACE
Saturday, May 13, 2017 – 8:00 AM
Celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend on the beach on the exciting Outer Banks of North Carolina! Honor Mom … enjoy great beaches, nature and history … run a race through The Nature Conservancy’s Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve … enjoy great local restaurants — Do it all on a beautiful, Spring weekend! The fun begins at 7:00 with the Double! The traditional 5K race starts at 8:00 AM on Saturday, May 13th. In between, there’s the Fun Run 1-Miler for kid’s of all ages. The 5K course for both races is an out-and-back course that covers gently rolling terrain on hard-packed dirt in the woods. Cheer for Mom as she competes for the Fastest Mom on the Beach trophy! North Banks Rotary Club, in partnership with Outer Banks Kiwanis Club, hosts the race. All net proceeds go to support local charities, youth programs, and military relief charities.
Register by April 15 to ensure you get your requested tee shirt size on race day!
The Nags Head Woods Double
Saturday, May 13, 2017 – 7:00 AM
For the true enthusiast, when one 5K just isn’t enough. Join us for an early run!
FUN RUN 1-MILER
Saturday, May 13, 2017 – 7:45 AM
All ages can enjoy a Fun Run or walk in The Nature Conservancy’s Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve. The Fun Run 1-Miler is an out-and-back fun run that covers one mile of the 5K race course. All finishers will receive a medal. Runners age 5 and under can run or walk for free if accompanied by an entrant at least 16 years old.
RAMADA PLAZA AFTER RACE BEACH PARTY
Saturday, May 13, 2017 – 12:00 PM
The after-race beach party and buffet start at 11:00 AM at the Ramada Plaza Nags Head Beach Hotel. Entry to the party is complimentary for 5K runners. Cost for all other attendees is $15 for ages 21 and over and $10 for ages 6-20.