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Additional race information can be found at http://www.piratealumni.com/2018roadrace.
The East Carolina Alumni Association presents the eleventh annual Pirate Alumni Road Race and Fun Run! Join fellow alumni and friends as we race to raise funds for ECU scholarships. Runners of all ages will enjoy the 5K road race or one-mile fun run.
About Our Race
All proceeds from the Pirate Alumni Road Race and Fun Run benefit East Carolina Alumni Association scholarships. The alumni association annually awards scholarships to qualified undergraduates for the following academic year. To date, the alumni association has awarded 297 scholarships totaling nearly $432,000.
Date & Time
Saturday, April 21, 2018. The 5K road race begins at 8:00 a.m.; the 1M fun run begins promptly at 8:10 a.m. The road race will take place rain or shine.
The start area is located at U.B.E. at the corner of Cotanche Street and Reade Circle.
Each participant will receive a packet containing an event T-shirt and number bib with timing chip at check-in, which will begin at 7:00 a.m. on race day. Check-in can also be completed Friday, April 20, the day before the race, from 11:30 - 5:00 p.m. at U.B.E.
Awards will be presented to the first three male finishers overall, to the first three female finishers overall, and the top three male and female finishers in each of the age groups below. No awards will be presented to fun run participants.
Age Categories for Both Sexes
15 and under
70 and over
Don't run? You can still be a part of the road race by volunteering. We need numerous volunteers to help with various tasks. See where you can help on Sign Up.
For more information, call the Alumni Center at 252-ECU-GRAD (328-4723) or 800-ECU-GRAD.
Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) should contact the Department for Disability Support Services at least 48 hours prior to the event at 252-737-1016 (Voice/TTY).
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