• Summer Sizzler 10K, 5K & 1-miler
    Summer Sizzler 10K, 5K & 1-miler
    • Date: Sunday, 06 August 2017
    • Time:

      Start Time - 7:30 am


Online Registration closes Thursday, August 4th at 5:00 pm.

You can still sign up at the Wilmington Athletic Club (WAC) Saturday, August 6th from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm.

Race Day registration is at the WAC 6:15 am - 7:15 am.

Race Start time 7:30 am, Sunday August 7th

This mid-summer event will give  you a chance to race in warm weather around beautiful Greenfield Lake on paved running trails and over a few small wooden bridges!! The courses for the 10K, 5K & 1-miler will be precisely measured and adhere to USATF standards. The courses are mostly shaded and offer you a chance to run in one of the prettiest areas of Wilmington. The awards presentation and post race pool party is a great way to cool down with locker rooms and inside bathrooms available before and after the event. There will be free massage and adult beverages.


Visit this link to register


The Summer Sizzler will test your metal and give you a chance to race in the heat for a change. All water stops will have iced water and Gatorade to keep the core temp down and allow you to run your best!

The race is walker and stroller friendly.


The Sizzler 10K has a team category with awards for the fastest team (top 4 fastest cumulative times count)  - 1st & 2nd Place).

Team members are eligible for individual awards.


Runners at all three distances get tri-blend tech shirts - guaranteed if you register by July 28th. We'll order extra shirts but shirts are not guaranteed if  you register after this date.


1-miler Awards: 1st, 2nd, 3rd place winners receive the famous Bobble Head running trophies! Yes, they are collectable and the top-3 one mile runners will score one of these awesome awards.

10K & 5K top 1,2,3 receive Bobble Heads too!!  


Packet Pickup:

Saturday, August 6th from 11:00 - 2:00 pm at the Wilmington Athletic Club. Visit this link to get directions/location of the WAC.

Wilmington Athletic Club. 2026 S. 16th Street. Wilmington NC 28401


The Start and Finish are 300 meters apart with parking in between - easy parking and walk to race start, then an easy walk to parking after you have crushed the course and had fun at the WAC awards ceremony and pool party.


3-Race Series:

The Summer Sizzler 10K is a 3-race Series Event. Do the Sizzler on August 7th, then the First Bank Oktoberfest 15K at Brunswick Forest on september 25th and then complete the series with the Port City Orthopaedics Battleship Half Marathon on November 6, 2016. All series finishers receive an awesome "28.6 Finisher Medal". 

Visit this link for all 5 SRP 3-race series information.



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