The Beaufort Shrimp Festival presents the Run Forrest Run 5K Run/Walk, October 6, 2018 at 8:00 AM on Bay at Newcastle Street. The 5k course is USATF Certified: SC18010DW (Exp. 12/31/28) and Chip Timed by Grounded Running.
Top 3 Overall Male & Female awards and Age Groups awards top 3 Male & Female: 8-12, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+. The race is open for runners and walkers of all abilities, awards ceremony will begin at 8:45am. Kids fun run will be for children 0-7 and will take place at 8:30am
Run the course where the movie Forrest Gump was filmed. This Forrest Gump themed 5K will take you through historic downtown Beaufort, beautiful tree covered streets, and cross over the famous Woods Memorial Bridge. Take your picture with Forrest Gump in the park. Race shirts to the first 300 pre-registered participants.The Run Forrest Run 5K Bridge Run/Walk is held in conjunction with the Beaufort Shrimp Festival scheduled for October 5 & 6, 2018.
Come and experience the essence of Beaufort.
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