T-shirts are guaranteed to all participants who register by October 26, 2021.
In-person Race Information
6:30am Packet Pickup Opens
7:45am 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.
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 October 26, 2021.
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 14, 2021
Virtual End Date: 11:59PM Saturday, November 20, 2021 *results become official on November 21
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, 2021.
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
Packet Pickup – Saturday November 13th 9am-12pm
- CC, Debit Accepted
- Novant Health Waxhaw – 3614 Providence Road S. – Waxhaw, NC 28173
- Please pull into the parking lot and follow the volunteer’s direction. Stay in your vehicles at all times
- This building is located in the same parking lot as the Waxhaw Police Department
Packet Pickup – Thursday, November 18th 3pm-6pm
- CC, Debit Accepted
- Charlotte Running Company – 5355 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy Ste 200 – Charlotte, NC 282773