Wednesday, June 3, 2015

June 2015 Races in Honor of National Running Day

It's National Running Day! Time to lace up those shoes, hit the pavement and declare your passion for running. Grab your favorite running buddies and sign up for one of these South Carolina races to celebrate your love for running this June 2015!

June 2015 South Carolina Races:

Run for the Hills 5k Trail Run - North Augusta
June 6, 2015 at 8AM
Conquer the hills on this private 262 acre nature preserve packed with beautiful scenery, mature oak-hickory forests, tranquil creeks with granite outcroppings, and endangered wildflowers. The race course will lead you into the heart of this stunning landscape, through twists and turns, along the creeks and up over the mountainous terrain for an adventurous and breathtaking run, or walk if you prefer.  All proceeds benefit the preservation of more landscapes like this throughout the CSRA.
Register | Nearby Hotel

Columbia Color Vibe 5k Run - Columbia
June 13, 2015
Get ready for the most colorful fun-filled day of your life! You’ll have more color on you than your happy levels can handle! So get your friends and family stretched out for this amazing color blast event where you'll get blasted with color while you run the Color Vibe 5K. Color Vibe is here, and you’re about to get tagged!
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Bulldog Breakaway 2015 Twilight 5k Series - Charleston
June 18, 2015 - Race #4
June 25, 2015 - Race #5
This USATF certified 5K begins on the track at The Citadel, where participants will run a lap around campus, go through Summerall gate of The Citadel, run 1 lap around Hampton Park, come back through Summerall gate of The Citadel and then run another lap on campus, finishing on the track.
Register | Nearby Hotels: Staybridge Suites and Hyatt Place

Tri The Midlands Triathlon 2015 - Columbia
June 20, 2015
Swim, Bike and RUN through Columbia, South Carolina at the Tri The Midlands Triathlon on June 20, 2015. The Lake Swim is a beginner-friendly, quick, 500m triangular course that enters the water from the beach a short walk from transition area. The bike leaves Lake Carolina from the front entrance and moves through the rural roads over rolling hills finally re-entering Lake Carolina near the YMCA and ending back in Harborside. The out-&-back run then takes the athletes out into Lake Carolina along scenic trails and over the bridge before ending at the Village Green in Harborside.
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Summer Solstice 5K - Charleston
June 20, 2015
Come celebrate the arrival of summer with us. The Summer Solstice 5K is the second race in our Follow the Sun Series. This fast, track like course is perfect for a speedy summer 5K. The course is shaded and the post-race party, sponsored by Palmetto Brewing, will have plenty to quench your thirst.  It's the years longest day of sunshine and we plan to make the most of it!! There will be plenty to do for the whole family and we encourage walkers and strollers as well as runners. Every participant will receive a finishers medal. As always 80% of our profits go to The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Register | Nearby Hotels: Staybridge Suites and Hyatt Place

Happy Running!
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