Friday , 15 December 2017
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3rd Annual Conover School 5k Run and Roll is Planned!

run and roll conoverConover School is planning their 3rd annual 5k Run & Roll event to raise money for their adaptive playground! The run will take place on Saturday, June 20, starting at 8am.

Interested participants can register on-line at https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/Conover/ConoverSchool5KRunRoll. On-site registration will be held at the finish area at Conover School from 6:30 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. on the day of the race, as well. Registration will CLOSE at 7:30 a.m. (Be sure to arrive early. You may not be allowed to register if you arrive late, due to organizational requirements.)

Race packets will be available at Conover School on Friday, June 19 from 5-7 p.m. You will be able to register at this time. You may also pick up your packet the morning of the race at Conover School. Participants will receive awesome shirts with the Conover Run & Roll logo on them.

On the day of the race, registration will take place from 6:30-7:15 a.m. The actual 5K & 1 mile special needs/kids events will start at 8:00 a.m.

This 3.1 mile race will start near the front of Conover School, and end at the school playground. The one mile special needs/kids race will start at the same location. This year, the mile will be named “Maddie’s Mile” in honor of a Conover School student who passed away in 2014. An aid station will be available on the course, for those in need.

Conover is also in need of sponsors for the race. If anyone is interested in donating from $50 to $500, please contact a Conover School administrator at (828) 464-9532. Come be a part of this special event!

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