Beethoven 15K & 5K

  • Wilmington Symphony Orchestra's Beethoven 15K & 5K
    Wilmington Symphony Orchestra's Beethoven 15K & 5K
    • Date: Sunday, 22 January 2017
    • Time:

      9 am:        15K Run & 5K Run or Walk



Race on flat courses over paved running trails, across a 1/3 mile elevated boardwalk through a nature area and around a picturesque lake on a paved trail by the shore! The post race party and awards ceremony take palce inside Brunswick Forest's state of the art Fitness Center.


Title Sponsor for the race is Josh London, State Farm Insurance.

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Note: There is no 15K early start this year, only the 9:00 am start.


Go to this link for race entry!


  • Collectable 15K Finisher Medals                                                           


  • Individual and a 4-person (up to 8 people) 15K team entry categories


  • Inside bathrooms and locker rooms available before and after the race.


  • Costume contest. Those carrying a musical instrument also eligible - serious prizes!


  • Zorrel long sleeved dry-fit 15K shirts and long sleeved 5K heavy cotton shirts -guaranteed if you register by January 15th. We will order extra shirts but they are not guaranteed after the 15th.


  • Discount hotel rate at the new Hoiday Inn Express in Leland. Visit this link for all race hotel information. It's a runner friendly hotel only 5 minutes from race start.


Visit this link to register!


The Post race party and awards ceremony takes place in the Fitness Center with adult beverages, good chow, award presentation and prize drawings. Costume Contest Winners will be selected by race participants and short skits are encouraged by contestants to drum up support. Winners picked based on the volume of cheers from the audience.


Race proceeds go to the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra.



Awesome custom 15K Finisher Medals!


Team Entry for 4 up to 8 Person Teams (15K only)

Team entries require a minimum of (4) people to qualify as a team. There is a maximum of (8) people on a team but only the first 4 athlete's times will count toward the cumulative team time for awards. Team entries are also eligible for individual awards. Awards go 3-deep in team categories with (4) awards per team.


Visit this link to register!


Costume and Musical Instrument Runner Prizes

Run in your best Beethoven costume, any style costume and have a chance to win a costume prize.

Prize award categories: Best Beethoven costume, best overall costume, most original costume. 

Costume winners receive a trophy, free race entry and a running store gift card.

This is a serious contest!


Anyone carrying a musical insturment will be eligible for awards in the costume contest so - participate with a large instrument or a unique instrument.

Race Director's decision is final about what qualifies as an instrument - think orchestra or marching bandinstruments.


Skits are encouraged to drum up support for winners. Last year the skits were awesome so practice up and go nuts'o! It will be fun for everyone and the prizes are well worth it.


Packet Pickup - Saturday and Race Day

Saturday, January 21st from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm at Omega Sports in Hanover Center. Saturday again at the Fitness Center in Brunswick Forest from 3:30 to 5:00 pm.


Race Day in the Fitness Center from 7:30 - 8:45 am.


Race Timing

Timing will be done using the ChronoTag timing system provided by Brunswick Timing Services. Timing Tags are attached to your race number and remain there. Bibs/race Numbers MUST be worn on the front of the body.

Instant text message of results - enter your cell carrier and cell number when you register for instant text message

Instant results available at the finish line on a 50" screen.

Printable instant results at the finish line.




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Contact Information

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Hard copy entry form available on request.   


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