Leland, NC
September 8

When & Where

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Brunswick Forest
1333 Dickinson Dr.
Leland, NC 28451


5K Run  –  TIMED
1 Mile – UNTIMED

Start Times

8:30 AM  – 5K Start
8:35 AM  –  1 Mile Start

2018 Merry-Go-Run Photos

2018 Merry-Go-Run Results

Run for a great cause! Help raise money for The Carousel Center by participating in the 5K run, 1 Mile Run/Walk or 1 Mile Kids Fun Run. Enjoy your run through beautiful Brunswick Forest and return for fun, kid-friendly activities and vendor booths after the race.

This race is perfect for the entire family!

About the Cause

The Carousel Center is a non-profit organization in Wilmington, NC that helps child victims of domestic and sexual abuse. They provide medical exams, child-friendly forensic interviews as well as therapy.

The Carousel Center’s mission is two-fold. To meet the physical, emotional and psychological needs of children who have suffered physical or sexual abuse and to improve the community through child abuse education and prevention.

5K Awards
• Top 3 in Age Groups, Male & Female:
18 & Under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 & 70+

1 Mile Awards
• Top 3 Overall, Boys & Girls

Team Awards
• Largest Team
• Fastest Team

Race Swag

 Race shirts (in your size) are guaranteed to participants who register by 11:59 PM on Sunday, August 26, 2018 . The shirts are available in Youth S-M and Adult Unisex S-XXL cut sizes, and are made of Cotton. Participants will also be recieving an awesome swag bag!

 Be sure to claim your shirt today by registering!

This course goes through the Brunswick Forest neighborhood in Leland, NC.

This race course is also stroller and wheelchair friendly!

Schedule & Parking Info

Friday, September 7, 2018

RipXFit Fitness Studio
5739 Oleander Dr.
Wilmington, NC 28403

5 PM – 7 PM – Packet Pickup

If you cannot make it, packets can also be picked up at the Race when Registration Opens. Please allow enough extra time before the race starts to pickup your packet.

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Brunswick Forest
1333 Dickinson Dr.
Leland, NC 28451

7:30 AM  –  Registration Opens
8:15 AM  –  Registration Closes
8:30 AM  –  5K Start
8:35 AM  –  1 Mile Start
9:30  – Awards

Race Day Parking

Parking is available first come first serve at the Brunswick Forest Wellness Center with additional parking available at 1300 South Dickenson Drive.

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5K or 1 Mile Fun Run (Ages 11 & Up)
Through July 22   $30

July 23 through August 19   $35
August 20 through Race Day  $40

5K or 1 Mile Fun Run (Ages 10 & Under)
Through Race Day  — $20


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.