Our participation awards are our favorites! We’ve seen some stiff competition between small and large companies, schools, medical practices, and churches/Run for God programs. We truly enjoy seeing so many areas of the community come together to participate in the event. So, grab your family, friends, co-workers, EVERYONE and support your favorite team!
Corporate Participation Awards
We award the infamous “corporate cups” to the Division 1 (small) company and Division II (large) company with greatest registration. Cargill and Shaw Industries claimed the top spots in 2018.
Kid’s Classic Participation Award
The “kid’s cup” is always a big hit! We have amazing participation from our local schools. Spring Place Elementary School earned the Kid’s Cup in 2018. Did we mention there’s a cash prize to the winning school? The school with the most registered participants will receive $3 per person (up to $2,000) and the Kid’s Cup trophy. 2nd place will receive $2 per participant and a plaque. 3rd place will receive $1 per participant and a plaque.ANYONE can register to support the school of their choice so be sure to mark your choice on your entry form. This is big money for one of our local schools! School participation is important!
Dr. Bill Gregory Medical Practice Award
This award is near and dear to our hearts and designed to honor the life of the late Dr. Gregory. His passion for healthy lifestyles and wellness echoes throughout the event. The medical practice with greatest registered participants receives this cup. White’s Pediatrics was awarded the cup in 2018.
Church / Run for God Participation Award
We are honored to give out our newest participation award! New Life Baptist Church had the greatest amount of registered participants in 2018. We are amazed and grateful for our faith-based community lining up race morning to participate in this event!