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Pre-Register for the Carrollton Trails 5K by Monday, April 22 for Best Price and Guaranteed Race Bag

Post Date:04/10/2019 6:00 PM
2019 Carrollton Trails 5KPre-register for the City of Carrollton’s eighth annual Carrollton Trails 5K by Monday, April 22 for the low price of $15 per individual or $40 per family (up to six people from the same household) and receive a guaranteed race bag, T-shirt, and timing chip. The Saturday, April 27 event also includes a one-mile Fun Run/Walk, so every member of the family can join the fun, even the canine kids. 

This race shows off one of Carrollton’s best assets, the City’s extensive hike and bike trails. Earn your best time as you run along the Blue Trail located in the heart of the City’s greenbelt area. The course is downhill and for participants of every fitness level.

Carrollton Trails 5K Race
Carrollton Trails 5K
“The Carrollton Trails 5K is a great opportunity for both avid runners looking to get their best time and for families in our community to get outside doing something fun and active together,” Parks & Recreation Director Scott Whitaker said. “We encourage runners and walkers alike to experience Carrollton’s top-notch trail system along with this fun and exciting event.”

On race day, participants should park at Creekview High School (3201 Old Denton Road) where they will be bused to the starting line. Race day registration and warm up will be held from 7-7:45 a.m. before the race begins at 8 a.m. The Fun Run/Walk will begin at 8:30 a.m. followed by the awards ceremony at 9:30 a.m. 

Awards will be given to the overall male and female runners, and medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each age category of the 5K competitive run (10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over). Prizes will
also be awarded to the top three registered dogs. Refreshments will be provided at the end of the race for all participants.

Pre-register at Any changes made after Monday, April 22 will incur a $5 change fee. Packet pickup will be Thursday, April 25 and Friday, April 26 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Rosemeade Recreation Center (1330 E. Rosemeade Parkway).

Category Register by 4/22 Race Day
Individual $15 $25
Family* $40 $50
Dog** $5 $5

*Maximum of six people from the same household in the same race.

**Dogs do not have to be registered to participate, but must be registered along with a runner to be eligible to win.

Carrollton Trails 5K sponsors include Barbosa Plumbing & Air Conditioning, Chick-Fil-A, Dallas Carrollton Courtyard and Carrollton Conference Center, Jiffy Lube, Sports Clips, Trinity Valley Shopping Center, and VCare Clinics. 

For more information about the race, call 972-466-9816 or visit

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