The 2016 race is completed. With 249 finishers, this was the largest Great Pumpkin 5K ever.
The 39th Running of the Rock Hill Striders Great Pumpkin 5K Race and Fun Run For Pilgrim’s Inn
Date: October 28, 2017
Location For 2017: The race will be held at Dinkins Hall on the campus of Winthrop University
Address for Dinkins Hall: 510 Myrtle Dr., Rock Hill, SC 29733
Starting Time: The 5-K race will begin at 9:00 AM. The Fun Run will begin at 9:45 AM.
Packet Pick-Up & Race Day Registration: At the race site the morning of the event from 7:30 to 8:45 AM.
Race Course: Fast and relatively flat road course from the Winthrop Campus, through the neighborhoods near the campus, around the Winthrop Coliseum and back.
New for 2016! The course is now newly re-certified (Certification code: SC16050DW). No changes to the traditional course layout, but now any times on the course can be used for age group or other records.
Charity: Pilgrim’s Inn: Pilgrims Inn is a not-for-profit organization serving Rock Hill and surrounding communities of York County, SC. Individuals and families who are homeless, at risk of homelessness or are having trouble providing for their basic needs are helped. Pilgrim’s Inn website: http://pilgrimsinn.org
Timing: The race will be chip-timed by Strictly Running and results will be available immediately after the race.
REGISTRATION & AWARDS
Online registration only at: Strictly Running
Fees: $25 8/1 to 9/15, $30 9/16 to 10/21, $35 10/22 to 10/27
Fun run is free – no registration is necessary: shirts are available for $10 race day while supplies last
Race Day registration (if available) is $40 for the 5K (tee shirts while supplies last).