Running was popular in Europe long before it caught on in America, which is why most races are measured in kilometers and why most of the Pilgrims were eaten by bears. Race to the top of the food chain with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $35 for a standard 5K race entry (an $80 value)
- $40 for an Elite 5K race entry (a $90 value), which gets you a spot in one of the first two waves of the morning at 8:30 and 9 a.m.
- The Elite 5K takes place on October 12, 2013. Both options include one dri-blend T-shirt and one finisher's medal
Romp in the Swamp 5K Obstacle Run
Since the course snakes through the Lower Green Swamp Preserve, you can expect the Romp in the Swamp 5K Obstacle Run to have its share of natural obstacles. A cursory glance at photos show the 25 obstacles feature narrow wooden bridges, hanging vines, and rocky paths awaiting racers. Once they surmount every obstacle, 5K-ers can look forward to food and music at the finish line.