2014 Run for Ella

The date is set for the 2014 Run for Ella.

Come join us on September 13th for the 6th annual event.  For up to date race details visit www.runlincolncounty.com

 

 

RFE 2014


A Great Day!

We had perfect weather and a great race day.

Thanks for coming out and making this a great event!

 

Results are here.

Please take a moment and fill out this brief survey to let us know how we can make this event better.

Pictures are free to download, share, and print.

More pictures from TN Photoman.  All proceeds benefit Run for Ella


The 5th Annual RFE is almost here!

Start/Finish
Cotton Mill Preserve
204 Shelbyville Hwy
Fayetteville, TN 37334

Registration
10k – $30 ($35 for day of registration)
5k – $25 ($30 for day of registration)
1 mile $12 ($15 for day of registration)

10k race @ 8:00 am / 5k race @ 8:00 am
The first 2 1/2 miles will be the same for the 10k & 5k.  The 10k will split off and head for more fun and excitement. Expect hills, rocks, roots, and possibly mud if it rains. This is a fun, scenic course but challenging. If you encounter a wild animal on the trail please be respectful and leave it there!

1 mile Run/Walk – 9am
Open field with areas of uneven footing.

Aid Stations
2 aid stations provided for the 5k and a total of 3 for the 10k. Aid station 1 & 3 will be providing water and aid station 2 will be providing water and gatorade.  Water, sports drinks, fruit, and popsicles will be provided at the start/finish line.

T-Shirts
All preregistered runners by September 8 will a receive t-shirt provided by NDesigns.  There will be extras ordered but it will be given out based on registration date.

Awards – 9:30am or as soon as possible
Overall winners in 10k & 5k will receive a custom trophy & prizes from sponsors.

Age Group winners will receive medals and gift certificates from Fleet Feet.

Results will be posted Saturday night and pictures will be posted the following week.

Early Packet Pickup
Early packet pickup will be at the race site from 4-6 and also at Fleet Feet Sports in Huntsville from 4-6.


Awards have arrived!
Overall Awards

Overall Awards

Age group medals and 10k finishers medals

Age group medals and 10k finishers medals


Update

We are busy planning what will hopefully be an event to remember.

This year we will be offering custom engraved red alder wooden finisher’s medals to the first 50 runners who cross the line in the 10k.

All finishers in the 5k will receive a cool Run for Ella decal designed by NDesigns.

Overall winners will receive a glass trophy, medal, and a prize pack from Fleet Feet and Swiftwick.

Age group winners will receive a medal and prize pack from Fleet Feet and Swiftwick.

Don’t forget you have to be registered by September 8th to be guaranteed the newly designed Run for Ella shirt.


Year 5

The date is set for the 5th Annual Run for Ella.  Mark your calendar for a day of fun on September 14, 2013.

Last year provided many great memories.  I hope this year is even better.

 

Start/Finish
Cotton Mill Preserve
204 Shelbyville Hwy
Fayetteville, TN 37334

Registration
Online
Registration Form 2

10k – $30 ($35 for day of registration)
5k – $25 ($30 for day of registration)
1 mile $12 ($15 for day of registration)

10k race @ 8:00 am / 5k race @ 8:00 am
The first 2 1/2 miles will be the same for the 10k & 5k.  The 10k will split off and head for more fun and excitement. Expect hills, rocks, roots, and possibly mud if it rains. This is a fun, scenic course but challenging. If you encounter a wild animal on the trail please be respectful and leave it there!

1 mile Run/Walk – 9am
Open field with areas of uneven footing.

Aid Stations
2 aid stations provided for the 5k and a total of 4 for the 10k. Aid stations will only be providing water.  Water, sports drinks, fruit, and popsicles will be provided at the start/finish line.

T-Shirts
All preregistered runners by September 8 will a receive t-shirt provided by NDesigns.

Awards – 9:30am
Overall winners in 10k & 5k will receive a custom trophy & prizes from sponsors.

Age Group winners will receive medals.

Early Packet Pickup
Early packet pickup will be at the race site from 4-6.


RFE Article

Take a look at this great article written by Norman Davis, a participant in the 2012 Run for Ella, that was published in Trail Runner Magazine.  This is what the Run for Ella is really about.

Thanks Norman!