5k for JA | Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas

5k for ja

JA Event: 5k for JA
Check back for more information on Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas' 3rd Annual 5K for JA in Camp North End, just Northeast of Uptown. 
We have partnered with the national 401K Race for Financial Fitness, to make the event bigger and better! We'll have a certified 5K race followed by a Family Fun Run (<1 mile). The race will start and finish in the North End's newest hot spot - the Boiler Yard at Camp North End off Statesville Avenue.

Join a team, start a team, run as an individual, and/or donate to a team. 
Plan to stick around after the race for an after-party to follow! We have lots of excitement planned for you and your entire family.
Date: TBA, April 2019
Location: Camp North End 
1824 Statesville Avenue, Charlotte
Parking for Race Participants: 1776 Statesville Avenue
Parking for Volunteers, Sponsors & Vendors: 1824 Statesville Avenue
Schedule of Events:
8:00 a.m.  - 5K Run/Walk - $25 registration
8:45 a.m.  - 1K Fun Run Start - $10 registration
Not a runner? That's okay - we need volunteers too ... come and join the fun and help us make the race a success! We look forward to seeing friends - old and new - out at the race!
Contact us to learn more!
Thank you to our 2018 Race Sponsors:


Presenting Sponsor

JA Sponsor Empower Retirement

National Sponsors

National Sponsor   National Sponsor

National SponsorTriad Advisors

Annuity Sponsors

National Sponsor

Trust Fund Sponsors

Mutual Fund Sponsors
Event Sponsor     Event Sponsor    Mass Mutual  Event SponsorThornbug Event Sponsor

Race Sponsors

Event Sponsor         

Kidz Zone Sponsor 

Beer Tent  & Bounce House Sponsor

Supporting Partners


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    -Junior Achievement Student
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    -Junior Achievement Student

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