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    Rhyne Financial 8k Run 4k Walk

    The Lincoln County Public Education

    Date:  Saturday, October 18, 2014

    Time:  9:00 am
    Place:  Rhyne Financial
    218 West Main St., Lincolnton, NC

    Distance:  8k Run/4k Walk 

    The 4th Annual Rhyne Financial 8k Run/4k Walk will benefit
    The Lincoln County Public Education Foundation
    The purpose of the foundation is to:

    • provide leadership ability and other support for extended educational opportunities
    • to build an endowment fund as a perpetual source of support for educational opportunites, in particular the implementation of technology in the classroom
    • to fund, through the endowment, creative and innovative grant requests from local teachers
    • and to foster a community-school partnership in perserving, maintaining, and improving public education in Lincoln County.

    Click Here to Learn More About The Lincoln County Public Education Foundation

    Description:  All races will be held on Saturday, October 18th, 2014.  The start time for both the 8k Run and 4k Walk is 9:00 am.  

    Register Online Here

    Printable Registration Form can be found at the link above.

    8k Run Course:  The run course begins and ends on Sycamore Street behind Rhyne Financial.   The 8k run is a challenging one lap course throughout scenic Lincolnton, the Marcia H. Cloninger Rail Trail and many beautiful neighborhoods.   

    View 8k Run Course Here

    4k Walk Course:  The walk course begins and ends on Sycamore Street behind Rhyne Financial.  The 4k walk is a one lap course throughout scenic Lincolnton, the Marcia H. Clonginer Rail Trail.  The 4k walk follows some of the 8k run course, but cuts off for a different ending route, but still ends at the same finish line as the 8k run course. 

    View 4k Walk Course Here


    Parking:  Race day parking available at The Citizens Center, Emmanuel Lutheran Church and First Presbyterian Church. 


    Race Entry Fees



    Race Day

    Adult 8k Only



    Student 8k



    4k Walk (all entrants)



    Entry Fees are non-refundable and must be received by October 10th, 2014. Early registration guarantees event T-shirt.

    *All participants receive a long-sleeve T-shirt and goodie bag
    *There will be Pre & Post Race entertainment & refreshments
    *Early Registration-deadline Friday, October 10th, 2014

    If mailing in your registration form, please make checks payable to:  Lincoln County Public Education Foundation

    By Mail Submit Entry Form and Registration Fee to:

    Rhyne Financial
    PO Box 615
    Lincolnton, NC 28093

    Or you can deliver to Rhyne Financial located at 218 West Main Street, Lincolnton.

    Timing System:  The 8k Run will be manually timed.  The 4k Walk will NOT be a timed event.

    Packet Pick-up:
    1)  Friday, October 17, 2014 from 5-6:30pm at Rhyne Financial
    2)  Saturday, October 18, 2013 from 7-8:45am at Rhyne Financial.  Race begins at 9:00am.  All participants must have registered and received their race number by 8:45am.

    Age Divisions: 


    8k Run

    There will be an overall male and female winner for the 8k.

    1st, 2nd, and 3rd place award for each age group

    14 and under; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75-79; 80 & over



     Affiliated Charities:  This event benefits The Lincoln County Public Education Foundation.

    Sponsorship Opportunities:  $100 donation-name will be listed on the back of the event T-shirt.  Call Rhyne Financial if interested in Sponsorship at 704-736-0388