Nutrithon running competitions and recreational bike ride presented by the Kannapolis Rotary
Saturday, September 6, 2014
7:45 am - 5K and 8K Run
9:00 am - Recreational Bike Ride
Proceeds to benefit construction of the Rotary House for the NC Research Campus, Kannapolis, NC
• All participants will receive a technical T-shirt •
• Soft drinks, water, snacks and a meal will be provided for all participants •
At the Nutrithon event, representatives from the UNC Chapel Hill Nutrition Research Institute, Sensory Spectrum, Inc. and the MURDOCK Study, the NCRC’s partners who regularly conduct clinical studies, will be on site with information about their research programs as well as activities, give-a-ways and opportunities to register to be part of upcoming studies.
5K and 8K Run - 7:45 am
Enjoy a great run around downtown Kannapolis! Both the 5K and 8K run will start at the NC Research Campus and travel around the 8th Street greenway. The path through the greenway is covered by a canopy of trees and provides runners a peaceful atmosphere with beautiful scenery. The trail is primarily flat; so come to run fast or enjoy an easy pace while being surrounded by nature! After the run plan to stay for a post race brunch and learn more about the NC Research program!
Recreational Bike Ride - 9:00 am
Want to challenge yourself or just have a little fun? This bike ride is perfect for the family or for the competitive athlete. Ride a 50K or 100k trail on the country roads that circle the city of Kannapolis. Plan to stay after the ride for a post race meal and learn more about the NC Research program!