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Heart of Ghent 10k & Children’s Fun Run presented by Towne Bank

September 23 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

$40 - $55

Heart of Ghent 10K and Kid’s Fun Run rings in the fall season to historic Ghent in Norfolk with a fit, festive, charitable family oriented run/walk through the historic and scenic Ghent neighborhood. With its unique blend of fine restaurants, boutiques, cafes, shopping, professional services, and quiet residential neighborhoods, Norfolk’s Historic Ghent is an ideal location for this great event returning after its successful inaugural year. This event is already becoming a “don’t miss” race on the regional running calendar.

Heart of Ghent 10K and Kid’s Fun Run rings in the fall season to historic Ghent in Norfolk with a fit, festive, charitable family oriented run/walk through the historic and scenic Ghent neighborhood. With its unique blend of fine restaurants, boutiques, cafes, shopping, professional services, and quiet residential neighborhoods, Norfolk’s Historic Ghent is an ideal location for this great event that is a “don’t miss” race on the regional running calendar.

Race Course:
Heart of Ghent 10K and Kid’s Fun Run starts and finishes on Colley Avenue in Ghent across from Blair Middle School 730 Spotswood Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23517. 10K race starts promptly at 8 a.m. Kid’s Fun Run at 9:30. See website for full course descriptions

Parking:
Plenty of free parking is available at various Ghent businesses nearby and in legal street parking spots. See Directions Heart of Ghent Parking Map for an interactive map of suggested parking zones

Registration:
The registration fee is; $40 until 1/1/17, $45 1/2/17-8/01/17, $50 8/2/16-8/22/17 and $55 on race day for all Adult 10K participants, and includes: race number, official race Tech shirt, custom finisher medal, great post race party and more! The registration fee for the Children’s run is $15, and includes: race number, and souvenir finisher medal. Once you have registered, you will receive a confirmation email on Wednesday September 20th. See the Registration page to get registered.

Corporate Team Challenge:
Corporate Team Challenge offers companies an extraordinary opportunity to add some excitement, team building and good‐natured competition to the work place while promoting health and fitness. To register as a corporate team, simply select the corporate team member option when registering and select your corporate team. Your team captain will need to create a team upon initial entry.

Brewery Cup Challenge :
Do you run for beer?
Due to the explosion of craft brewery startups in recent years and their magnetism to the running community the Heart of Ghent 10K has introduced the Brewery Cup Challenge to its race this year. Runners affiliated with any craft brewery are encouraged to assemble a team and compete in the Brewery Cup Challenge. Two categories to include the largest and fastest Brewery Cup teams will be recognized with special awards. This race provides to perfect opportunity for our various brewery affiliated running groups to boast their alliance and compete for bragging rights. Individual team participants are also eligible for overall and age group awards.

To register as a brewery team, simply select the brewery team member option when registering and select your brewery team. Your team captain will need to create a team upon initial entry.

Details

Date:
September 23
Time:
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$40 - $55
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Website:
http://heartofghent10k.com/

Venue

730 Spotswood Ave Norfolk, VA
730 Spotswood Ave
Norfolk, VA 23517 United States

Organizer

Mettle Events
Phone:
757-373-4174
Email:
team@mettleevents.com
Website:
http://mettleevents.com/
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