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Rock’in Santa Half Marathon & Sunshine Santa 5K

Sat 14th Dec 2019
Knoxville, TN 37912, USA

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Tickets $20–$40

  • Finisher’s medal
  • Finisher’s t-shirt
  • 800 participants

From the organizer

Organizer's website

Get into the holiday spirit with either a half marathon or 5K run Saturday, December 14th, 2019 from Victor Ashe Park in Knoxville, TN. Events benefit the Sunshine Ambassadors - Enriching the lives of people with disabilities through dance! Christmas Rock-n-Roll music will abound from Victor Ashe Park and along the routes!

Distances in this event

  1. 5K Age Group

    Run 5km
    9:00am Sat 14th Dec 2019
    Tickets available
  2. Half Marathon Age Group

    Run 13.1mi
    9:00am Sat 14th Dec 2019
    Tickets available

Where could you finish?

We’ll work out your time based on past results, elevation and terrain.

What’s Included
Participants of the half marathon & 5K will each receive custom ROCK'IN SANTA long sleeve performance shirts and Santa hats! Half marathoners also get GLOVES! Half marathon & 5K finishers will also receive a custom finishers medal for each distance.
Course Details
Please note that Greenway course will be 3 loops with a 4 hour time limit - There should be ample room, as we fit over 800 runners on this route for our Zen Evo Chocolate Valentine run in February - only 631 feet in elevation over 13.1 miles is fairly flat with no major climbs. Christmas music at aid stations passed 9 times over route. Note: walkers welcome but Police traffic control will end at 1 PM.
Directions from downtown Knoxville: Take Western Avenue headed west; after approximately four miles, turn right onto Pleasant Ridge Road; go approximately three miles (before Northwest Middle School) and turn left onto Bradshaw Road; park is on immediate right.

Directions from I-40: From I-40, take the I-640 exit #385; take the Western Ave. West; head west on Western Ave; turn right onto Ballcamp Pk. at the Wendy's; turn right onto Bradshaw Rd; park will be on the left.

Directions from I-75: From I-75, take the Merchant Drive exit #108; head west on Merchant Dr; go to Merchant Dr. end; turn left onto Pleasant Ridge Rd; turn right onto Bradshaw Rd; park will be on the immediate right.
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5 out of 5 stars

  • Course
  • Organisation
  • Atmosphere
  • Did the 5K Age Group in 2018

    This race was so much fun. I love Christmas and loved all of the colorful costumes. So much fun. Can't wait till next year.

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