Pre-Race Runner Info
Thank you for registering for the 2018. 5K Temple Run.
Please read the full race update below to make this a pleasant experience for everyone including you.
I’m sure most of you are aware of the course layout & Start/Finish. If not then you’ll need to look at Mata Hindu Web site for more details on Start/Finish and weather updates for the race day. The course map will be available on the day of packet pick-up as well.
We will provide one water station at the mid point of 5K course. We encourage you to bring everything you need just for the day.
Parking and Arrival on Race Day
Parking is available near shelter#2 with limited number of spots. There will be signs of overflow parking when you arrive at the park. If you are parked at shelter #2, access to and from this parking area will be limited once the race starts, so please have the spectators arrive before the race begins if possible. If you are planning to leave before 10:45AM, please park in the overflow parking area.
We suggest arriving at the site a minimum of one hour prior to your race’s start time, in order to line up, warm up etc. We have plenty of entertainment for kids. There will be Bounce house and face painting activities for children. Staging and pre-race meeting for Fun Run is at 08:20 AM. Fun Run starts at 08:30 AM. Staging and pre-race meeting for 5K run starts at 08:50AM, 5K run starts at 09:00AM. Make sure to follow the course markings along the trail. The course will be well marked at every mile. There will be volunteers through the course to cheer our runners/walkers. Safety is really important to us for all our runners and walkers. For safety purposes we request you no texting while walking/running during the race and making sure to walk on the right side of the trail to give enough room to our fast runners.
Packet – Pick Up:
You can pick-up your race packet on 2 days . On Thursday April 19 th at the Temple on – Sri Mata Hindu Temple , 8535 Lasater Road,Clemmons,NC between 6:00pm- 8:00PM and on Friday 04/20/2017 at Dick’s Sporting Goods, near Hanes Mall between 6:00PM – 8: 00PM .
A parent or legal guardian must accompany youth (under 18) athletes. You can pick up another racer’s packet with a photo I.D. Packets will include your bib number and a t-shirt. No race day packet pick up. We highly recommend for the participants to pick up their packets from Dick’s Sporting Goods, a day prior. This will help us keep the event running on time with no delays.
Online registration will close on Wednesday April 17th at 8 am. Onsite paper registration is also available on 04/21/ 2018. It will start at 07:00AM and closes at 08:00AM. Cash or checks only will be accepted for onsite registration. There is plenty of room in both Fun run & 5K races, so bring your friends.
We Need Volunteers
We are open to more volunteers to help with this event. If you have friends or family who would like to volunteer contact Sita Somara.
All racers will receive a finisher’s medal at the finish line. Light refreshments will be provided at the end of the race to the runners.
Results & Awards:
The awards ceremony will be held after majority of participants have finished. We plan to hold awards for the race at about 10:45AM. Awards for 5K will be presented to race finishers who place in each age group and for the overall top three Male/Female categories. Fun run winner also gets a prize.
We are so grateful to all our wonderful sponsors for donating funds and goods to help make this race great for you. Stop by and say hello and be sure to tell them you saw them at the 5K Temple Run.