- Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017
- Location: Winston-Salem Fairgrounds, Winston-Salem, NC
- Race Start Time: 8:00 AM
- Race Distance: 5K, 1 Mile Fun Run
- Online Registration Closes: Friday, September 22 at 9:00am
Hispanic League Running of the Bulls 5K and Fun Run
For more information: hispanicleague.org or call 336.770.1228
There are “bulls” that chase us in our lives, but we must look forward, breathe, and finish the race. On September 23, 2017, the Hispanic League is bringing a Running of the Bulls 5K and Fun Run to Winston-Salem to raise awareness and funds for its scholarship program. The scholarships allow for Hispanic/Latino students to finish their own race and not worry about any bull.
The event’s theme is from the famous Running of The Bulls, held each July in Pamplona, Spain. Each runner should come dressed as your bullish selves—make your own horns, tails, or bull masks—or dress-up as the typical Pamplona runner: all white with a red bandanna around your neck and maybe a mustache.
Each 5K participant will have an opportunity to win a special grand prize. Come run and give students a head start so they can keep their eyes forward and finish their own race: getting a degree.
Crédito de Salud (Health)
The City of Winston Salem (COWS) has pre-approved the Running of the Bulls 5K & Fun Run for employees and retirees to receive a Wellness Credit! Please send verification of participation to Susan Banville at COWS 336.748.3863.
Dónde and Cuando?
The Running of the Bulls 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run, taken from its namesake event in Pamplona Spain, will feature a runners rumble in the post-modern Whitaker Park area along the beautifully landscaped and tree lined Reynolds Blvd.
The combination out-and-back and loop 5K course is suitable for runners of any ability – flat and fast – and stroller friendly. The out and back 1 mile Fun Run on Shorefair Drive will delight all participants. 5K race participants will have an opportunity to win a special grand prize.
All proceeds from the Running of the Bulls 5K and Fun Run support the efforts of the Hispanic League to provide college scholarships for deserving Latino students in our community.
Bulls and runners will rumble around the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds Parking Lot off of Shorefair Drive between 27th and Deacon Blvd. The combination of an out-and-back and loop 5K course is suitable for runners of any ability – flat and fast! The out and back 1 mile Fun Run on Shorefair Drive will delight all participants. The Fun Run will start at 8:00 am and the 5K will start at 8:30 am.
All runners are encouraged to pre-register 1) to give you more time to plan how you are going to run with those big ‘ol bull horns on your head and 2) to guarantee your spot at the race.
- $25.00 Early Bull Special
- $30.00 May 1 – September 22 at 9am (close of online reg)
- $35.00 Packet pick up and Race Day
- $10.00 April 1 – September 22 at 9am (close of online reg)
- $15.00 Packet Pick Up and Race Day
*No Shirt for the 1-mile fun run*
This pricing is based upon Date. Once a date is reached the price will increase to the next tier
On-site registration is available for this event during packet pick up hours.
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
@ at Fleet Feet Sports located at:
278 Harvey Street
(next to LA Fitness on Stratford Road)
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
6:30 AM – 7:45 AM
@ Winston-Salem Fairgrounds located at (Must enter through Gate 5 on Deacon Blvd):
401 Deacon Blvd
Winston-Salem, NC 27105
- 6:30am-7:45am: Race Day Registration/Packet Pick Up
- 8:00am: 5K Starts
- 8:50am: Fun Run Starts
- 9:30am: Projected awards ceremony (will be adjusted based on last finisher’s time)
Top 3 in each of the following categories:
- Top 3 M/F Overall
- Top 3 M/F Masters (40+) Overall
- Top 3 Age Groups (M/F): 0-10, 11-15, 16-20, 21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
- The 1 Mile Fun Run will not be timed. A clock will be running at the finish.
Policies and Refunds
REFUND POLICY: Entries are non-refundable and cannot be transferred from person to person.