CHARLESTON, S.C. – The Charleston RiverDogs will host their 17th annual 5K Race presented by Fleet Feet Sports, on Saturday, April 25 at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Registration will open on Monday, February 17 for this year’s “Make Fun” themed race.
Runners can pre-register for one of the most unique race opportunities in the Lowcountry, featuring a 5K course around the park that culminates with a home plate finish at The Joe. Registration to the event includes a race bib, a “Make Fun” ball cap, post-race food and beer, and a ticket to that evening’s game as the RiverDogs take on the Augusta GreenJackets at Riley Park.
“We’re excited to continue with the ‘Make Fun’ theme for our annual 5K,” said RiverDogs Director of Special Events Lisa Dingman. “This event offers a chance for runners and their families to spend a full day at The Joe together. We look forward to another great group of participants!”
Fans can pre-register for the event for just $30 until March 1, $35 from March 2-April 12 and $40 from April 13-24. Registration will cost $45 the day of the race.
Registrant packet pick up will take place on Friday, April 24 at Fleet Feet Sports in Mt. Pleasant from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on the day of the run from 2:00-3:30 p.m. at The Joe. The race begins at 4:00 p.m. with first pitch for that evening’s ballgame scheduled for 6:05.
Registration is open at rileyparkevents.com.
On the heels of their third straight year eclipsing 300,000 fans through the turnstiles, the RiverDogs have already begun preparations for another year down at The Joe. RiverDogs season tickets, partial season plans, and group tickets, including options to the Riley Park Club, are now available for the 2020 campaign at riverdogs.com/tickets or by contacting the RiverDogs front office at 843-577-3647 (DOGS). The RiverDogs begin their home schedule on April 9 when they host the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers at The Joe. A full schedule and list of game times for the 2020 season is available at riverdogs.com.
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