The Greenville News Run Downtown

The 39th annual Greenville News Run Downtown 5K is one of the oldest, largest and most-popular 5K runs in the state. The run/walk is presented by The Greenville News and Greenville Track Club. It is a corporate shield event and is a part of the Greenville Track Club racing series.


The certified race course will begin in front of Soby's Restaurant, head down South Main Street, wrap back toward North Main Street and end with a finish line in front of The Greenville News building.


WHO: Runners, walkers, families….and anyone who loves cold weather!


WHAT: The kick-off event for the 2018 running season in Greenville, S.C.


WHEN: Saturday, January 20, 2018


Race-day schedule:


7:30 a.m. - Late registration/Late packet pick-up
9 a.m. - Race begins
10 a.m. - Post-race event
WHERE: The Greenville News, 305 S. Main Street, Greenville, S.C. 29601

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  • Dates: January 20, 2018
  • Location: start and finish by the Greenville News building
  • Address: 305 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601
  • Time: race starts at 9 am; post race event at 10 am

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