$35 – $75

Tackle the Tar 2018 - 5K Obstacle Course Race

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Rocky Mount Sports Complex

600 Independence Drive, 27803

Rocky Mount, NC 27803

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Tackle the Tar 2018 - 5K Obstacle Course Race

In the city of Rocky Mount, North Carolina.

ONLINE REGISTRATION will not be available after
Thursday, May 17, 2017 at 12:00 PM!

Race Date: May 19, 2018
Traverse the treacherous terrain located at the Rocky Mount Sports Complex.
This 5K race is packed with obstacles; it's not for the faint of heart.

More info available at www.tacklethetar.com

Competitive Heats and Fun Runs

2018 Heat Schedule

  • 9am – Competitive Heat
  • 9:10am - Competitive Heat
  • 9:20am - Competitive Heat
  • 9:30am – College Heat
  • 9:45am - Fun Run Heat
  • 10am - Fun Run Heat
  • 10:15am - NRMPS Heat
  • 10:45am – Halifax County Schools Heat
  • 11am - Edgecombe Public Schools Heat

*Note - All Heats Will Be Timed!

Cash Prizes for Competitive Heats
We are offering cash prizes for the best performers in our competitive heats only. (You must be 18+ to enter competitive heats.)

Top Male

  • 1st $750
  • 2nd $500
  • 3rd $250

Top Females

  • 1st $750
  • 2nd $500
  • 3rd $250

How old do you need to be to run?
A: You must be at least 14 years old on the day of the race to run Tackle the Tar. However, the spectator area is completely free and fun for all ages.

Participants ages 14-15 must run with a parent or guardian over 18, and are excluded from the competitive heats.

Participants 16-17 may run in the fun run only, but must have completed a Parental Consent form (Download Here)
All other participants 18+ are free to run in any race with the completion of the Participant Waiver form (Download Here)

If you or your child do not have a photo ID, you must still provide proof of your identity and verification of your age. (We need to know you’re old enough to run and that you are who you claim to be). You may consider bringing a combination of the options listed below:

For identity we will accept photocopies of you:
-Passport
-Membership Card
-Student ID
-License

For more information about rules, regulations, and what to expect, read our FAQ.

T-shirt, medal, and goodie bags are not guaranteed for anyone that registers after 5/1/18.

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600 Independence Drive, 27803

Rocky Mount, NC 27803

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