Rock the Quarry 5K Trail Challenge

  Start time: 9:30 AM
  Black Mountain, NC
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  • 5K / 3.1M — Trail Run


Locally owned and operated Grove Stone & Sand Company is proud to partner with presenting sponsor Carolina Cat to host the 10th annual Rock the Quarry Trail Challenge 5K and Kids Fun Run in the heart of the Swannanoa Valley. Rock the Quarry 5K Challenge is a foot race with a mission to bring our community together to celebrate good health in our beautiful surroundings while supporting our neighbors. All proceeds from the event benefit Grove Stone’s neighbor, the Black Mountain Home for Children, and long-time partner, Asheville Museum of Science (AMOS).

There will also be a Fun Run this year for kids ages 10 and under. The Fun Run will be a 1/4 mile loop thru the woods and will cost only $5.00/child. The kids will not receive a shirt but will receive a fun gift for participating. YOU CAN REGISTER KIDS FOR THE FUN RUN ON THE REGISTRATION PAGE OR YOU CAN REGISTER THEM ON RACE-DAY.

WHEN // Saturday, September 16th, 2017 @ 9:30am

WHERE // Grove Stone & Sand Quarry (Back Gate off Lake Eden Road)
842 Old U.S. Hwy 70. Black Mountain, NC

ENTRY FEE // Early Registration (thru August 31st) – $25; September Registration (Sept 1st – Sept 15th) – $30; Race-Day – $35; Kids Fun Run (10 and under) – $5.00/participant

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