Coastal 5K General Information
This ideal 5K course is perfectly flat and fast. If you are a beginner or you just want to warm up for the next day’s event, this is the perfect chance. This run will start and finish at Race Headquarters so come on out to enjoy a great morning and stay around to watch the Doggie Dash which supports the Grand Strand Humane Society.
Date & Start Time
RAIN OR SHINE!
Saturday, October 17, 2015
7:30 am (wave start)
- Waves are assigned based on estimated finishing times
- Waves will go off every 3 minutes
- Your BIB will indicate which wave you are assigned to
- Make sure to line up in the correct wave on race day
The Coastal 5K will start & finish at:
Marina Inn at Grande Dunes
The actual race will start on Marina Pkwy in front of the resort near Ruth's Chris Steakhouse.
Packet Pick up
All Coastal 5K participants will need to wear their bib number in order to participate. Race packets with the bib numbers, drawstring bag and race shirt can be picked up at the following locations and times:
- Friday, October 16, 2015 from 2pm to 7pm at the Health & Fitness Expo at the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes.
- Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 6:00am to 7:15am on site near the start line. Packet pick up will close 15 minutes before the event. Plan ahead and be there early.
We highly suggest picking up your packet prior to race day at the Health & Fitness Expo to avoid waiting in line on race morning.
The Health & Fitness Expo is located at:
Marina Inn at Grande Dunes
8121 Amalfi Place
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Post Race Activities
Once you finish running, there's a still lot to do at the Finish Line! Come join us for some post race snacks and stay around to watch the Doggie Dash in support of the Grand Strand Humane Society and our most loyal four legged friends. It is bound to a morning of running fun!
ParkingThere is plenty of parking at the start/finish line but come early and enjoy a great running day!
Awards & Age Groups
Custom medals will be awarded to the Top 3 Overall and Top 3 in each age group division of the Coastal 5K as follows:
|Coastal 5K Age Group Categories|
|Ages 14 & Under||Male & Female|
|Ages 15-19||Male & Female|
|Ages 20-24||Male & Female|
|Ages 25-29||Male & Female|
|Ages 30-34||Male & Female|
|Ages 35-39||Male & Female|
|Ages 40-44||Male & Female|
|Ages 45-49||Male & Female|
|Ages 50-54||Male & Female|
|Ages 55-59||Male & Female|
|Ages 60-64||Male & Female|
|Ages 65-69||Male & Female|
|Ages 70-74||Male & Female|
|Ages 75+||Male & Female|
The Awards Ceremony for Top 3 overall will take place at 8:00am in the finish line area. Awards for Top 3 in each age group will be presented at 8:30am. If you are not present to collect your award and you want us to send you the award by mail, please click here to download the Awards Claim Form and send it in with the appropriate fee for shipping and handling.
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