Sunday, December 4, 2016

AND THE RESULTS ARE IN!!!!!!!

Thanks again to everyone that registered for this years event to help support the Burden Family and Todd's battle against cancer.  

Here are the links to the results.  They can also be found on AgapeTiming.com, just click on their calendar, and select our event.  Let me know if you have any questions.  

runningoftheelves@gmail.com

Results:



Next year is the 5th anniversary, our charge for 500 runners.  Save the date!

12/2/2017

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Current info

Running of the Elves online registration closes tonight at midnight!  
You can register in person tomorrow at early bag pick up 4-6 pm at 500 West Broad St. Mitchell Community College. 
You can also register on race day starting at 3 pm. Until 4:45pm. Same location. 

Elf Race Day Headquarters 
500 West Broad Street, Statesville. 
Mitchell Community College
You can't miss us.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Shirt Registrations Extended!

Registration Extended to get a shirt!

We ordered 150 extra shirts!  Register Now to claim one of these fantastic race shirts.  Or gift bags have free appetizers from the Outback of Statesville, coupons from Chick-Fil-A and much more.
The Running of the Elves, is a 5k and 10k Race in Downtown Statesville NC.  The race will start at 5pm sharp.  The course is almost flat and goes through historic Downtown Statesville and the neighborhoods surrounding.  Many off the houses will be decorated for Christmas and there will bystanders all along the course to cheer you on.  Each year we have almost 500 runners, so you konw it is a good time. 
The mission of the RUNNING OF THE ELVES 5K/10K is to become a catalyst of hope in the lives of local families and in the activities of charitable organizations who have financial needs. Beginning with the 2016 race and going forward, the profit from each race will be donated to a local family... or charitable organization in our community.

This year we have chosen the Todd Burden family as the race’s beneficiary. Todd Burden is the campus pastor at Statesville Christian School and director/founder of InBounds Ministries, Inc. Todd has impacted the lives of students and adults across the United States and abroad throughout his ministry. Todd is currently undergoing chemotherapy and radiation for cancer. Please join us as a runner, sponsor or volunteer for the 2016 Running of the Elves race and help us bless a special family in need this holiday season.
Prior to the race we will have a costume contest.  There will be many people who really go all out, you don't want to miss that. 
Please let us know if you have any questions.  runningoftheelves@gmail.com

REGISTER HERE!http://www.active.com/statesville-nc/running/distance-running-races/running-of-the-elves-2016?int=
All those who would like to compete in the 10k, you will need to finish the 5k in under 35 min.  At the 35 min mark we will close the 10k chute and all runners will be required to cross the finish-line.
Thanks.
Chief Elf

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Race Updates 6 days Away.

Good Afternoon Elves,

Register by Midnight tonight to be guaranteed an event shirt. Our gift bags also have free appetizers from the Outback of Statesville! We hope to see you Saturday. Here is the schedule:

Friday...
Registration and Early pack pick up: 4-6pm Downton Statesville. Corner of W. Broad Street and Mulberry Street.


Saturday
Registration and check in opens at 3pm.
Costume Contest: 4:30pm
5k and 10k STARTS: 5pm SHARP
Awards to follow.

Huge Announcement!
Sign up and help us raise money for Todd Burden.
The fourth annual Running of the Elves 5K/10K is scheduled for Saturday December 3rd, 2016. The mission of the RUNNING OF THE ELVES 5K/10K is to become a catalyst of hope in the lives of local families and in the activities of charitable organizations who have financial needs. Beginning with the 2016 race and going forward, the profit from each race will be donated to a local family... or charitable organization in our community.

This year the race organizers have chosen the Todd Burden family as the race’s beneficiary. Todd Burden is the campus pastor at Statesville Christian School and director/founder of InBounds Ministries, Inc. Todd has impacted the lives of students and adults across the United States and abroad throughout his ministry.

Todd is currently undergoing chemotherapy and radiation for cancer.

Please join us as a runner, sponsor or volunteer for the 2016 Running of the Elves race and help us bless a special family in need this holiday season. To register for the race go to runningoftheelves.com and click on Registration Information. Contact Jon Holman (runningoftheelves@gmail.com) if you are interested in sponsorships

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Announcement and Update!

Huge Announcement!

Sign up and help us raise money for Todd Burden.

The fourth annual Running of the Elves 5K/10K is scheduled for Saturday December 3rd, 2016. The mission of the RUNNING OF THE ELVES 5K/10K is to become a catalyst of hope in the lives of local families and in the activities of charitable organizations who have financial needs. Beginning with the 2016 race and going forward, the profit from each race will be donated to a local family... or charitable organization in our community. 

This year the race organizers have chosen the Todd Burden family as the race’s beneficiary. Todd Burden is the campus pastor at Statesville Christian School and director/founder of InBounds Ministries, Inc. Todd has impacted the lives of students and adults across the United States and abroad throughout his ministry. 

Todd is currently undergoing chemotherapy and radiation for cancer. Please join us as a runner, sponsor or volunteer for the 2016 Running of the Elves race and help us bless a special family in need this holiday season. To register for the race go to runningoftheelves.com and click on Registration Information. Contact Jon Holman (runningoftheelves@gmail.com) if you are interested in sponsorships

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Updates 11/13/2016

Hello Everyone.

Thanks to Outback of Statesville and Budget Blinds for supporting us again this year!

Registrations are coming in quickly.  Make sure and register early to be guaranteed and event shirt.  Only thing we will tell you is that it is long sleeve.  If you have ran with us before, you know the shirts are OVER THE TOP COOL!

Registration Link CLICK HERE.

After the race go have dinner at the Outback of Statesville and enjoy your free appetizer (with purchase) and relax.

Let us know if you have any questions.  runningoftheelves@gmail.com

Thanks,

Chief Elf.




Saturday, November 12, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

REGISTRATION LINK!

Hello Everyone,

Here is the link to register for this years event.  Let us know if you have any questions. 

Link: http://www.active.com/statesville-nc/running/distance-running-races/running-of-the-elves-2016?int=

Questions: runningoftheelves@gmail.com

Thanks Chief Elf. 

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Elves, 2016 Updates

Hello Everyone. 

Here is the latest update.  Registration is open and signups are doing very well.  The link to the registration page is below on the last post.  You can also search for it on Active.com.  If you have any questions please email me, I am happy to help. 

I have spoken with the City of Statesville and our course is confirmed and is the same course as last year.  Our only change is runners wanting to run the 10k will need to finish the 5k with in 35 min to continue on to finish the 10k.  At 35 min. we will divert all runners to the finish line. 

Let us know if you have any questions.  Register now, the race is coming up quickly, you know you don't want to miss it. 

Thanks,
Chief Elf

runningoftheelves@gmail.com

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Registration is Open and the list is growing.

Hello Everyone,

Registration is open! 

CLICK HERE NOW!. 

Let me know if you have any questions.

runningoftheelves@gmail.com

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Registration is open!

Registration is officially open!  

Active.com

Search for Running of the Elves. 

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Save the Date!

Running of the Elves, 2016!

12-3-2016

Save the date. Registration opens in soon!