When & Where

TBA 2022

NC Maritime Museum
204 E. Moore St.
Southport, NC 28461


5K  –  TIMED
1 Mile  –  UNTIMED

Start Times

8:00 AM  –  5K Start
8:30 AM  –  1 Mile Start

2019 Semper Paratus 5K Results

Come celebrate National Maritime Day with the NC Maritime Museum at Southport! Take part in the 5K or 1 Mile Fun Run, then visit the museum to see “The Sea Shall Not Have Them”, focusing on the formation of the United States Coast Guard. Stick around for an afternoon of maritime education fun on the Garrison Lawn, all FREE and open to the public! All ages and abilities are welcome.

About the Cause

The mission of the NC Maritime Museum at Southport is to collect, preserve, and interpret material culture pertinent to the maritime history of the Lower Cape Fear region. Donations support museum programs, exhibits and daily operations.

Voted one of the best attractions in Southport by newcomers and frequent vacationers alike, an afternoon at the museum is a must for any coastal lover who wants to dive right into the fascinating history and culture that this region supplies in abundance.

5K Awards
• Top 3 Overall, Male & Female (49 & Under)
– 1st Male: Dinner for 2 at Frying Pan
– 2nd Male: Class for 2 at Salty Dog
– 3rd Male: Set of 4 Coasters
– 1st Female: Dinner for 2 at Mr. P’s Bistro
– 2nd Female: Class for 2 at Salty Dog
– 3rd Female: Choice of sea glass earrings
• Top 3 Overall, Male & Female (50 & Over)
– 1st Male: Dinner for 2 at Moore St. Oyster Bar
– 2nd Male: 2 locally crafted NCMM Mugs
– 3rd Male: Growler from Check 6
– 1st Female: Dinner for 2 at Provisions Co.
– 2nd Female: 2 locally crafted NCMM Mugs
– 3rd Female: Gift Certificate to Coastal Winery

1 Mile Award
• 1st Overall: 1 Free Education Class


(2019 Race Shirt)

Race Swag

Shirts will be guaranteed to participants who register by 11:59 PM on TBA DATE. The shirts are available in Youth S-M, Women’s S-XL, and Men’s S-XXL cut sizes, and are a Dri-Fit/Sport Tek material. Participants will also receive a reusable grocery bag!

 Be sure to claim your shirt today by registering!

MEDALS: All race participants will receive one at the finish line!

Both the 5K & 1 Mile will start and finish at the intersection of Davis and E. Moore St (in front of the Maritime Museum), taking participants through beautiful Southport, NC.

This race course is also stroller & wheelchair friendly!
However, dogs are not allowed on this course so please leave them at home or with a non-running spectator.

Schedule & Parking Info

TBA 2022

NC Maritime Museum Classroom
204 E. Moore St.
Southport, NC 28461

4 PM – 6 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.

TBA 2022

NC Maritime Museum
204 E. Moore St.
Southport, NC 28461

7:00 AM  –  Registration Opens
8:00 AM  –  5K Start
8:15 AM  –  Registration Closes
8:30 AM  –  1 Mile Start
9:00 AM  –  Awards

Race Day Parking

Parking will be available on the streets near the museum.

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Questions About the Event?


5K Race
Through April 15  —  $25

April 16 through May 1  —  $30
May 2 through May 22  —  $40

1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
Through May 22  —  $10


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.