Save the date - Saturday, March 3, 2018

The Semmes BIG Challenge 5k Run (previously known as the Semmes Azalea Festival 5k Charity Run) has been a part of the Semmes Azalea Festival for the past 9 years.

Run Specifics:

  • The run will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018.
  • The run is located at Mary G. Montgomery High School on Snow Road in Semmes. 
  • The course is a certified 5k (AL12005JD) and has some hills. ALL SECTIONS OF THE COURSE CONSIST OF ROAD PAVEMENT OR CONCRETE SIDEWALK - NO MORE DIRT TRAIL! It is not a sanctioned run.
  • Registration is $25.00 with all registrations received by February 23, 2017 guaranteed a run shirt. Shirts will be a tech fabric. Add $3.00 for 2XL and 3XL.
  • Online Registration ends at 06:00 CST on Thursday, March 1, 2018.
  • Day of run registration is $25 but does not include a shirt.
  • Packet pick up and race day registration will open at 8:00 am and close promptly at 8:45 am.
  • Start time is 9:00 am.
  • There will be refreshments available to all participants after the race.
  • Race times will be available at the Registration Tent following the race. Please give our Event Volunteers a few minutes to compile the times. We want to make sure we get things right.
  • Awards Ceremony will take place as soon as times are compiled and Azalea Festival scheduling permits.
  • Awards will be presented in the following categories:

        • 9 & UNDER
        • 10-14
        • 15-18
        • 19-29
        • 30-39
        • 40-49
        • 50-59
        • 60 & OVER

    • Special awards will be presented to:

      • The first MALE & FEMALE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB MEMBER in age groups:
        • 9 & UNDER
        • 10-14
        • 15-18

    Let us know if you have any questions we haven't answered yet.