The Great Glow Run is a night time 5K Race that draws runners of all ages and abilities to this fun, eye-catching spectacle! Participants dress in their favorite glow gear -- headbands, necklaces, LED clothing, body paint and more -- and shine their brightest while creating lasting memories with family and friends. Runners navigate the glowing course with the help of LED lights, while illuminated volunteers guide the way.
The start and finish areas feature black lights, digital lighting effects, and energizing music.DATE: Saturday, March 10, 2018LOCATION: Union Point Park, New Bern, N.C.Kids Fun Run/Walk 6:30 pm Start5K Run/Walk 7:45 pm Start
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Why Run? Support Easterseals UCP! 100% of proceeds go directly to programs at Easterseals UCP.Learn More from our Great Glow Run flyer
Who Runs?More than 3,400 runners participated in 4 Great Glow Run events across North Carolina.28 states represented 70.8% Female29.2% Male15.3% are 18-24 years old67.8% are 25-50 years old
More than 1,000 participants sold out the inaugural Great Glow Run and 1,400 participated in New Bern.More than 300 Active Duty Military participated locally!
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