Dolphin Kids Dash

Hampstead, NC

When & Where

Monday, May 14, 2018

North Topsail Elementary School
1310 Sloop Point Road
Hampstead, NC 28443


1 Mile is TIMED
Heat 1  –  4th & 5th Grade
Heat 2  –  2nd & 3rd Grade
Heat 3  –  Kindergarten & 1st Grade

Dolphin Calves Race (1/8 Mile Untimed)
Heat 4  –  5 Years Old & Younger

Start Times

Start Times:
4:00 PM  –  4th & 5th Grade
4:20 PM  –  2nd & 3rd Grade
4:40 PM  –  Kindergarten & 1st Grade
5:00 PM — Dolphin Calves Race

About the Race

The NTES Dolphin Kids Dash is the area’s only KIDS ONLY timed running event. Kids get to race just like the grown-ups and experience the thrill and feel of a “big race” at a distance that any child of any fitness level can accomplish.Our goal is to house a fitness activity that everyone can participate in and for them to be abe to determine the fastest in their grade.
Kids from all schools are welcome to attend!

About the Cause

North Topsail Elementary School is hosting the Dolphin Kids Dash to give all children an opportunity to race just like the grown-ups. With some of the lowest race fees around, NTES is dedicated to keeping this race affordable for everyone.


1 Mile Awards
•All participants who complete the race will receive a finishers medal
•Top three male and female finishers in each grade (K-5th) will receive a trophy
*NO awards are given for the 1/8th Mile Dolphin Calves Fun Run*

Race Swag

Shirts are for sale ONLY & are NOT included in the registration fee. LIMITED QUANTITIES may be available on race day, and can be purchased on race day. The shirts are available in Youth XS-L and Adult Unisex S-XL cut sizes, and are made of Cotton.

About the Course

The race course is a one-mile loop on North Topsail Elementary School Campus. The race begins on our paved track, course around the beautiful campus, and includes a trail run portion on our nature trail.

The Dolphin Calves Run is a 1/8 mile fun run for our youngest competitors. Little kiddos run one lap around our paved track.

Schedule & Packet Pickup Info

Monday, May 14, 2018

North Topsail Elementary School
1310 Sloop Point Road
Hampstead, NC  28443

3:00 p.m. – On-site Registration Opens
3:45 p.m. – On-site Registration Closes
4:00 p.m. –  4th & 5th Grade Starts
4:20 p.m. –  2nd & 3rd Grade Starts
4:40 p.m. –  Kindergarten & 1st Grade Starts
5:00 p.m. – Dolphin Calves Race – 5 Years Old & Younger Starts
5:30 p.m. – Awards (this time is approximate)

Parking Info

Race day parking is limited. Due to safety concerns we do not want ANY moving vehicles near our race route on NTES grounds. We insist that all vehicles be parked by 8:30am on race day and there will be no access in or out of the school parking lots until the event is over. Please plan to arrive early and work with us to ensure everyone’s safety.

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See you Monday, May 14, 2018!

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Event Pricing

$12: Now through May 13th
$18: May 14


Waiver: The Registration Agreement & Liability Waiver is linked to the Online Registration. This must be selected and approved during registration.

Packet Pick-Up: Family or Friends may pick-up your Race Packet at Packet Pick-Up.

On-Site Registration: Registration is available starting one hour prior to race start. It closes 20 minutes prior to start.

Timing: Jaguar Bib Chip Timing will be used to time this race

Weather: This race is rain or shine. It will be postponed, rescheduled or cancelled if a severe weather warning is in effect.

Refunds: There are no refunds, registration will be accepted as a donation.

Entries are not transferable to other races Timed by Go Time as each race is organized by a different group.
We must stick to this policy as race items have been purchased based on current registrations and it is not fair to choose who receives a refund and who does not.