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DESCRIPTION Proceeds from these event will go toward the North Carolina Transplant Athletes. This organization raises money to help generate awareness about the importance of organ donation and to help organ recipients and donors attend the Transplant Games of America every 2 years. Race starts at 9am at River Park North in Greenville, NC. Check in starts at 8am. Overflow parking will be at the VFW next to River Park North if necessary. T-shirts are available for an additional fee. T-shirts must be ordered by midnight on May 19th. Free food is provided for all runners after the race by Muscle Maker Grill. All runners 21 and over will also be given a ticket to receive a free pint from Uptown Brewing Company! All registered runners/walkers will receive a free North Carolina Transplant Athletes rally towel. Organ Donors who show their drivers license and check in will receive a free Donate Life wristband! After the race, runners and walkers will be treated to a festival atmosphere with activities, information booths, shopping, and stretching provided by Young's Physical Therapy. Awards: Team awards to the top 3 teams (average of top 5 runners) Top 3 overall men and women split Top 3 per age group (below) men and women split 12 & under 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ Course: The trail run route is a 5K along our maintenance path through diverse wetland habitat, including ponds, marshes and swamps. Runners will be treated to a loop around our 31 acre pond currently closed to the public and beautiful views of our high quality cypress-tupelo swamp.

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