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Young Life 5K

Posted on 3/31/2014 by Paige Donham

Young Life 5K

“The Young Life 5K will be held at Tanglewood Park on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 9:00 am. This event is to help raise money for Young Life camps.

Awards will be presented to the first three males overall, to the first three females overall, and to the first-place finisher in each of the following age groups: (both sexes) 13-under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70-over. Overall male and female prizes consist of $100 for first place, $50 for second place, $25 for third place.

To register via mail: Please fill out the form on the back and mail along with your check made payable to Young Life to P.O.Box 385 Advance, NC 27006 by Monday, March 31.

Late entrants can register and pre-registered runners can pick up their packets either at Classics Sports Grill at 5539 U.S. 158, Advance on Friday, April 4th, from 3-7 pm or on race day at start/finish area beginning at 7:30 am. **RACE DAY REGISTRATION WILL BE CUT OFF AT 8:30am**”

The abovementioned event and organization are not affiliated with Forsyth County in any way. It is a separate and independent organization, which is responsible for and manages its own activities and affairs. This event is a contractual agreement between the organization and Forsyth County.


General Park Information

  • Pets must be under control of their owner and kept on a leash no longer than six feet at all times. All pets must have current inoculations for rabies. Pets must be kept and never left unattended. Pet owners are responsible for their pets using the designated waste area and cleaning up after their pets at the designated area.
  • Golf, Horse Stables, Hiking Trails and Accommodations are available year-around.
  • Gardens are open year-around. Blooming seasons vary.
  • Tennis activities are available from April to November.
  • Water activities can be enjoyed from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
  • Entrance Fee:
    • $8.00 - Passenger Vans and Buses
    • $2.00 - All other vehicles
    Annual passes can be purchased at the Welcome Center for $50.00 for passenger vans and buses and $25.00 for all other vehicles. Entrance fees and annual passes do not include admission to special events.