_ The 2019 Wilmington Symphony Beethoven 15K & 5K presented by Josh London, State Farm Insurance:
Test yourself on January 13th and run with mean Beethoven in the 15K, the perfect middle distance race. Or try the fun and fast 5K. Either way, you'll love the picturesque race courses traveling over paved running trails, small wooden bridges and through a nature area on a 1/3 mile long elevated boardwalk . The collectible 15K finisher medals are awesome! 15K runners get a long sleeved tech shirt and 5K'ers get a very nice soft cotton shirt, both are great for cool weather running. Visit the race website for all race features and pictures of last year's medal.
Inside bathrooms and locker rooms are available pre and post race for athletes.
The post race party takes place inside the Brunswick Forest Fitness Center with adult beverages and good recovery food. During the awards we'll have prize drawing for gift certificates from our awesome sponsors and free race entries to some of our 2019 races.
15K TEAMS: Form a 15K team with your running buddies and go for the 1st or 2nd place team trophy. Team times are based on the fastest four members and team members are also eligible for individual awards.
Jog strollers and racing chairs are welcome!
Omega Sports Saturday, January 12th 11:00 am - 1:00 pm. Again Saturday 3:00 - 4:00 pm at Brunswick Forest in the Fitness Center.
RACE DAY PACKETS: in the Fitness Center 7:30 - 8:40. Race start at 9:00 am
15K goes 3-deep in open, masters and age groups through 65+
5K goes 3-deep in M/F winner category, 2-deep in age groups through 70+
SHIRTS: Guaranteed if you sign up by January 6th. We'll order extra but shirts are not guaranteed after the 6th.
15K: Long sleeved tech shirts. They are unisex and run toward men's sizes. Very nice, durable cool weather shirts with the famous Mean Beethoven charicature on them.
5K: Heavy cotten long sleeved shirts. Also unisex sizes and good for cool weather running.