Saturday, April 30, 2022
Saluda Shoals Park East
6071 St. Andrews Road
Columbia, SC 29212
**This is the entrance on St. Andrews Road, located in between Wendy’s and ALDI.**
5k Start – 8:00am
Youth Fun Run Start – 9:00am
Cancer patients at SC Oncology ring a retired church bell to signify the end of their cancer treatment. Run, jog or walk in the 3rd annual Ring the Bell 5K to support the SCOA Cares Foundation and help get more cancer patients to the bell.
Enjoy a scenic, closed-course through Saluda Shoals Park. Post-race festivities will include sample beers from local breweries, music, a Youth Fun Run, and awards.
***UPDATED COURSE MAP for 2022***:
Due to construction, the race will be “out & back” on the paved road (no Greenway Trail or gravel road).
The SCOA Cares Foundation provides financial assistance to cancer patients in need for CT scans and PET scans, vouchers for vital cancer and symptom medications, assistance with insurance premiums, and transportation awards to get patients to their treatments.
5K Run/Walk – $35.00
5K Run/Walk “No T-Shirt Option” (cost of the t-shirt will be donated to SCOA Cares) – $35.00
Survivors – $25.00
Group Registration – $25.00 (Groups of 8 or more; Group registration ends 3/30/2022)
Day of Race – $45.00. CASH or CHECK only. No credit cards on race day.
5K registration includes a race t-shirt, three (3) tickets for 6 oz. beer samples, and post-race refreshments. ***T-shirts are only guaranteed for those who register before 3/30/2022.***
Cash prizes & custom race pint glasses for top overall male/female finishers and first place male/female masters. (Overall and masters winners do not receive age group awards.)
1st – $50
2nd – $40
3rd – $30
1st place master – $30
1st, 2nd & 3rd place male/female finishers in age-groups (under 10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-75, 75+) will receive a custom race pint glass.
1st male/female Survivor finishers will receive a custom race pint glass.
Thursday, April 28, 2022, 11am-6pm – Strictly Running, 2515 Devine St, Columbia, 29205
Friday, April 29, 2022, 11am-6pm – Strictly Running, 2515 Devine St, Columbia, 29205
Saturday, April 30, 2022, 7am – Saluda Shoals Park East, 6071 St. Andrew’s Road, Columbia, 29212
Youth Fun Run Registration
Through 4/29/2022 – $10
Race Day – $15
Youth Fun Run is a 1/2 mile out and back route appropriate for youth 10 & under. Registration includes a finisher’s medal.
Race Day Schedule
7:00am – Packet Pickup and Race Day Registration (CASH or CHECK only)
8:00am – 5K Start
9:00 am – Youth Fun Run
9:15am – Awards Ceremony
Until 11:00am – 6 oz. beer samples from local breweries (3 tickets provided with 5K registration. Additional tickets for available for $2 each.)
Support the SCOA Cares Foundation by sponsoring the race. Click for more information about corporate sponsorship opportunities.
Thanks to our 2021 past sponsors!
Questions? Contact Meredith Anderson, Race Director, at MAnderson@sconcology.net