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January 10, 2015
9:00 am
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   Past Results     Past Photos     Course Map     Course Video     Cowpens National Battlefield
 At the close of the Battle of Cowpens in 1781, two American officers—confident in victory—raced for the ultimate prize, a British three-pounder cannon, called the “Grasshopper”.
 
Join the race and celebrate the 234th anniversary of this historic victory!

Thanks to everyone who braved the cold
and joined us for our 30th Anniversary!
Race Schedule
1 mile fun run -- 8:30 AM
5K run/walk -- 9:00 AM

 
Cowpens National Battlefield
Packet pick-up is in front of the park office
starting at 7:30 am. 
Entry Fee (5k)
$20 by January 1, 2015

$30 after January 1, 2015

(Online registration closes January 8, 2015)

Race registration includes

long-sleeve, wicking tech shirts

(sizes not guaranteed after Dec. 20)

 
Spartanburg Running Club members can get $5 off the 5k early registration fee!
Log-in on the SRC homepage to find discount code.
Not a member?  Join the SRC today!
 
*NEW this year: In-person late registration and packet pick-up will be available the day before the race on Friday, January 9 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm at Gotta Run Spartanburg (159 South Pine St - Suite D, Spartanburg, SC  29302). 

*No race day registration.*

 

The 1 mile kids fun run is free (no t-shirt).


Awards

Top 3 Overall: open, masters, grandmasters

 

Age group awards:

14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44,

45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & over


Sponsors
(If you're interested in sponsoring, please see our Sponsorship Information)
 
2015 Sponsors:
The Webster Family
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  Gotta Run

Directions to Cowpens National Battlefield
Greenville/Spartanburg:
From I-85 northbound, take exit 83. Turn left, on Hwy 110. Drive about 8 miles.  At the intersection for Hwys 110, 221, and 11, turn right. The park is about a half mile on the right.
 
Charlotte:
From I-85 southbound, take exit 92 at Gaffney, west toward Chesnee on Hwy 11. The park is about 10 miles on the left.
 
Asheville:
From I-26 eastbound, take exit 5, east toward Chesnee on Hwy 11. The park is about 20 miles on the right.
 
Columbia:
From I-26 westbound, take I-85 North, take exit 83. Turn left, on Hwy 110. Drive about 8 miles.  At the intersection for Hwys 110, 221, and 11, turn right. The park is about a half mile on the right.

GPS Directional Devices:
To reach the physical address of the Visitor Center please use the following address:
                                  4001 Chesnee Highway
                                  Gaffney, SC  29341    
                            
                                                       OR
                                  Lat / Long: 35.13394 / -81.81455

More Information
Race Director

Stephen Sykes

sgsgolf102@yahoo.com 

 

Course USATF Certified SC07031BS
Snow Date:
January 24, 2015
 
 



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