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Fourth Annual Epic 5K Challenge

By: Epic 5K Challenge Email
By: Epic 5K Challenge Email

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Epic 5 K Race Press Release

The Fourth Annual Epic 5K Challenge will be held on October 26th , 2013 at 9 o'clock a.m.at the Springhill Christmas Tree Farm.

This year there will be a trail for those of us who aren't quite ready for the Epic Course and "death valley"! There will also be awards for the top male and female team this year!.

We are excited about the new things coming for the race this year, and we can't wait to see you there!

The Epic 5K Challenge is a memorial event in honor of Dylan Reid Faircloth the First. The run takes place every October at the Spring Hill Christmas Tree Farm in Bainbridge, GA.

The course is a combination of dirt and grass through rugged wooded areas and beautiful Christmas tree fields, perfect for a 5K! The money raised through registration, merchandise sells and donations go into a scholarship fund.

Each year a scholarship in the amount of $1,000 is awarded to a graduating senior that is a member of the Bainbridge High School XC team. And a scholarship to the Duke TIP University program is also awarded to an eligible student each summer. ​

You can find more information about the scholarships by clicking this link http://epicday.wix.com/home#!about1/c1k5x

The DRF1 XC Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the memory of Dylan Reid Faircloth and his love of running, by granting gradating seniors who are dedicated to the sport of cross country running and share his strong character and love of life


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