Saturday, April 6, 2013
9:00am Family Trot
Mule Day Kick 5K Run : 8:00am
The Mule Day Kick 5K Run is a certified 3.1-mile run that begins at
the Riverside Elementary School near downtown Columbia TN. The course
will meander through the Riverside neighborhood and return on Riverside
Drive. The finish is in Riverwalk Park.
1-Mile Family Trot : 9:00am
The 1-mile race is targeted at kids with awards to the top three
finishers of the following ages in each sex: 4 and under, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
10, 11, & 12. Adults may run but will not be scored. Adults
who run in the 5k may accompany his or her child for free.
T-shirts are included in the entry fee.
We want everyone to exercise:
Proceeds for this race benefiting the City of Columbia playgrounds
and the Annual Giving Campaign of the
Maury County YMCA. This program offers financial assistance for YMCA programs and services and supports programs such as Diabetes Prevention and ABC (After Breast Cancer).
Entry and Packet Pickup
5k is $25 through March 31, $35 thereafter and on race morning.
1-Mile Kids race is $5. Registration online is recommended; there is no
add-on fee for this:
Mail-in registration ends March 30. Packet pick is at the Riverside
Elementary gym on race morning and Friday 2:00p-6:00p.
Race Day Information
The race location is 102 Riverside Dr., Columbia TN. From Hwy 31 (North
Garden St.) at Quizno’s take 5th Street east, go two blocks, cross the
Duck River bridge, parking is to the left at Riverside Elementary. The
5k starts at 8:00 a.m.; the 1-Mile run starts at 9:00 a.m. Awards will
begin after the 1-mile run. Showers are available at the YMCA
First through third place finishers in the following categories of the
5K will receive awards: 9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34,
35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-65, 65-69, 70+ and over.
Additionally, men's and women's overall, men's and women's master
Walking is encouraged
We encourage walkers to enter the 5K race. Enjoy the 3.1-Mile course and
refreshments afterwards. The walkers start at the same time as the
runners at 8a.m. in the back of the crowd.
For more information about the 5K, contact the YMCA at 931.540.8320, or