RACE INFORMATION

T-shirts are guaranteed to all virtual and in-person participants who register by November 1, 2020.

In-person Race Information

6:30am Registration and Packet Pickup Opens

7:45am Registration and Packet Pickup Closes

8:00am 5K Start

In-person 5K Location

The in-person 5K run will start and finish on West North Main, in front of Tangles Knit Shop.

In-person Race Guidelines

The use of personal music devices is strongly discouraged at this race. To enjoy all that our race has to offer and for the safety of all participants, we encourage a headphone-free environment during the running of the Gingersnap 5K.

Jogging strollers are permitted, however, please be mindful and start at the back of the group.

Run the USATF certified course through Waxhaw, NC on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 8am. Included in your in-person registration fee is a race shirt, medal, and race bib. Race shirts and medals are guaranteed to all participants who register by November 1, 2020.

As the world battles the COVID-19 pandemic, our concern for the welfare of the participants of the Gingersnap 5K has always been and will continue to be our first priority. We will follow the guidance and recommendations from our local, state, and national government regarding the safety of our in-person race. Should the need arise to cancel the in-person 5K, all in-person registrations will be converted to virtual 5K registrations. Refunds will be permitted to those not wishing to participate virtually. There is a $2.00 refund fee. In addition, all processing fees (paid during registration) are NON-REFUNDABLE.

6:30am Registration and Packet Pickup Opens
7:45am Registration and Packet Pickup Closes
8:00am 5K Start

The Gingersnap 5K is an annual fundraiser for Girls on the Run Union County, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that exists to help girls realize their limitless potential. Results are managed by ShaZam Racing.

    Virtual Race Information

    We want to give everyone the opportunity to experience the Gingersnap 5K and what better way than to run with us wherever you are! Included in your virtual registration fee is a race shirt, medal, and race bib. Race shirts and medals are guaranteed to all participants who register by November 1, 2020.

    For this virtual run, you get to choose the race course and your start time! Run around your neighborhood, favorite park or anywhere else of your choice. All you have to do is complete your run or walk between the designated window below then, upload your time to be recognized for this accomplishment with all of our runners!

    Virtual Start Date: 12:01AM Sunday, November 15, 2020

    Virtual End Date: 11:59PM Saturday, November 21, 2020 *results become official on November 22

    Location: Anywhere you choose!

    Drive thru and pick up your race packet complete or we can mail out your race packet! Packet mailing option is available at time of registration for a $10 fee. NOTE: Shipping is only available to the continental 48 US States. We are unable to ship to a PO Box address. If your shipping address is ineligible, you will be cancelled, refunded and contacted. Shipments will begin the week of November 9, 2020.

    Virtual 5K registrations are NON-REFUNDABLE, for any reason.

    The Gingersnap 5K is an annual fundraiser for Girls on the Run Union County, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that exists to help girls realize their limitless potential. Virtual results are managed by ShaZam Racing

    DRIVE THRU PACKET PICK UP

    • TBD
      • CASH, CC, DEBIT accepted
      • TBD
      • Novant Health Waxhaw
        • 3614 Providence Road S
          Waxhaw, NC 28173
        • We will be set up in the main lobby of the building on the first floor.
        • This building is located in the same parking lot as the Waxhaw Police Department

    COURSE MAP

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      PARKING

      TO DOWNLOAD THE PARKING MAP – CLICK HERE.

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