Saturday, May 22, 2021
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 2nd annual Ring the Bell 5K to support the SCOA Cares Foundation and help get more cancer patients to the bell.
Run 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.
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.
Survivors – $25.00
5K – $35.00
5K NO T-SHIRT (cost of the t-shirt will be donated to SCOA Cares) – $35.00
Group Registration – $25.00 (Groups of 8 or more; Group registration ends 4/22/2021)
Day of Race – $45.00. CASH or CHECK only. No credit cards on race day.
5K registration includes a 60% poly/40% cotton 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 5/1/2021.***
Cash prizes & custom race pint glasses for top overall male/female finishers and first place male/female masters. (Overall and master 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+), 1st male/female survivor finishers will receive a custom race pint glass.
Thursday, May 20, 2021, 11am-6pm – Strictly Running, 2515 Devine St, Columbia, 29205
Friday, May 21, 2021, 11am-6pm – Strictly Running, 2515 Devine St, Columbia, 29205
Saturday, May 22, 2021, 7am – Saluda Shoals, 6071 St. Andrew’s Road, Columbia, 29212
Youth Fun Run Registration
Through 5/21/2021 – $10
Race Day – $15
Youth Fun Run is a 1/2 mile out and back route appropriate for youth 10 & under. Registration includes a youth race t-shirt and finisher’s medal. ***T-shirts are only guaranteed for those who register before 5/1/2021.***
Race Day Schedule
7:00am – Packet Pickup
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 2020 past sponsors!!!
Questions? Contact Meredith Anderson, Race Director, at MAnderson@sconcology.net