Save the date for the 6th Annual Race2Educate 5K & Fun Run!

Saturday, April 6, 2019 8:00 am
7910 Neal Road
Charlotte, NC

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Chick-fil-A University Place and University City schools are partnering for another Race2Educate 5K and Fun Run in 2019!

With record-breaking numbers and lots of energy, the University City community had a blast at last year’s event. With a total of 754 registered participants, we raised thousands of dollars for college scholarships and over $10,000 in direct assistance to our University City schools. Check out our photos from last year!  Mark your calendars now and let’s Race2Educate.


Benefiting University City Schools

All money raised supports University City schools as well as college scholarships to deserving students!

Register, donate or sponsor a runner

This event is about FUN, ENERGY, COMMUNITY, and COMPETITION! Join us for the 5K race at 8 am, the Fun Run at 9 am and the post-race block party afterward with awesome music, free food, inflatables and interactive sponsor areas.

The 5K Race Includes:

  • ChronoTrack Chip Timing
  • T-shirts
  • Age Group Awards: 8 & under, 9 – 14, 15 – 18, 20 – 24, 25 – 29, 30 – 34, 35 – 39, 40 – 44, 45 – 49, 50 – 54, 55 – 59, 60 and over
  • Overall Male & Female 5K Winners receive FREE Chick-fil-A for a Year!
  • The participant with the Most Cow Spirit also wins FREE Chick-fil-A for a Year!

Fun Run is Fun For All!

The 1-mile fun run is not timed but there is an option to purchase a t-shirt. This race is meant to be a fun event for younger runners! Each runner will receive a medal upon completion to the Fun Run! Participating schools include:

Hidden Valley Elementary
James Martin Middle School
John Morehead STEM Academy
Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle
Nathaniel Alexander Elementary
Newell Elementary
University Meadows Elementary
Vance High School

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