2.5K/5K Run


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The 4th Annual Try Boro Kids 2.5K/5K Run will be held on  May 2nd, 2014.  It will again be held on a Friday night starting at approximately 6:00PM.  The location is Gateway Island, which is located behind the new hospital; MTMC in Murfreesboro.

Registration is now open

Click here to see map

The runs are two distinct race distances (2.5K or 1.55 miles and 5K or 3.1 miles), with the 5K starting at 6PM and the 2.5K starting at 6:05PM.  After each event will be light snacks and awards for each age group and gender.

Thursday, May 1st

  • Packet Pickup at Fleet Feet from 11AM to 6:30PM

Friday, May 2nd

  • Packet Pickup at the Gateway Island Pavilion from 3:30PM to 5:30PM
  • 5K Race Starts at 6:00PM
  • 2.5K Race Starts at 6:05PM
  • 2.5K Awards will start after all 2.5K participants have finished.
  • 5K Awards will follow the 2.5K awards

Thursday, May 8th
(Makeup Date for Weather)

General Information:

  • Ages 5 through 14 years old are eligible (age on 5/3/2014).  Any age can sign up for either race.  Please keep in mind that the 5K distance is not advised for kids under 9 years old and we encourage a parent to sign up to run with them.
  • Parents are welcome to run with their child as support, but they will need to sign up for $5 to receive a bib.  Parents do not receive a shirt or a medal.
  • Cost per child is $12.00 until April 2nd.  The cost is $17.00 after that date.
  • Participants will receive a shirt and finisher medal.
  • Parents can sign up to run with their kids for $5.00.
  • Registration will open on February 1st

Age/Gender Categories for 5K

Male Categories: 8 and Under, 9 Year Old, 10 Year Old, 11 Year Old, and 12 and Over

Female Categories: 7 and Under, 8 Year Old, 9 - 10 Year Old, 11 Year Old, and 12 and Over

Age/Gender Categories for 2.5K

Male Categories: 5 Year Old, 6 Year Old, 7 Year Old, 8 Year Old, 9 Year Old, 10 Year Old, 11 Year and Over

Female Categories:  5 Year Old, 6 Year Old, 7 Year Old, 8 Year Old, 9 Year Old, 10 Year Old, 11 Year and Over

For each gender and age category, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place will awarded.  Categories are based on number of kids per category. 

Past Events

 

2013 2.5K Race Results

2013 5K Race Results

2012 2.5K Race Results

2012 5K Race Results

2011 Race Results

 

How to get to Gateway Island and where to park?

We are asking everyone to park behind Murfreesboro Medical Clinic, which is located at 1272 Garrison Drive. Click here for a map.

 

 

From Thompson Lane and Broad Street: Go South on Thompson Lane

  • Take a LEFT at Wilkinson Pike/Gateway Blvd.
  • Take a LEFT onto Garrison Drive
  • Murfreesboro Medical Clinic will be on your right at 1272 Garrison Drive

From Medical Center Parkway and Broad Street: Go West on Medical Center Parkway

  • Take a RIGHT onto Gateway Blvd
  • Take a RIGHT onto Garrison Drive
  • Murfreesboro Medical Clinic will be on your right at 1272 Garrison Drive



2.5K and 5K Course Maps (Updated for 2014)