2018 Firecracker 5K

Firecracker 5K Logo 2018
  1. Event Details
  2. Map
  3. 2016 Results

Wednesday, July 4, 2018, 8 am
Click here to register register for the 16th annual Firecracker 5K.

ROUTE
Relax and enjoy the fresh air and scenic mountain views while running on the Firestone Trail. This is not a certified course and the trail is mostly gravel which is not ideal for strollers or dogs. This is not a certified course.

LOCATION
The race starts and ends at the Carbon Valley Regional Library which means you won't have to take a van ride back to your car with other stinky runners.

FEES
Life is complicated enough, why do race fees need to be? They don't! That's why the price is the same whether you live in the District or not. A race t-shirt is included with registration.*

Before June 28.............................$20 (plus processing fee)  
Race Day......................................$15 (plus processing fee)*
*T-shirt not included with race-day registrations. Shirts may be purchased (while supplies last) or ordered at the race for $10. Not all sizes will be available on race day.

SCHEDULE
The race will be held rain or shine.
7 - 7:45 am.............Race day registration and runner check-in
8 am.......................Race starts at Carbon Valley Regional Library

The award ceremony will take place shortly after the top runners from all divisions cross the finish line.

MORE FUN
If you're getting up early on a holiday you better be doing something fun! An energetic DJ will ensure a good time for both runners and spectators. 

AGE DIVISIONS
Participants will compete in the following male and female age groups:
14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-24, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, and 90 and over.

Age group prizes are awarded to the top three finishers in each age group. Results will be posted here. Awards may be picked up at the Carbon Valley Recreation Center if you're not able to stay to accept it at the race.

2017 Race Results

Firecracker 5K Map