Racks by the Tracks Festival

Racks by the Tracks Festival

Racks by the Tracks Festival

SPF 10K & 5K Race/Walk

5th Annual Racks by the Tracks SPF 10K & 5K Race/Walk
presented by
Dermatology Associates


Click to Sign-Up for the Race!

2017 Race T-Shirt, Sunglasses and Award Cup

Looking for a race to set your PR? Racks’ SPF 10K & 5K is the one.
“Fastest course I’ve ever measured,” says veteran course measuring expert Oscar Wagner.


Check-out all of the benefits of registering for this race:
* Every registrant receives a high-quality, vintage SPF 10K/5K tee-shirt & high-quality UV-protecting sunglasses
* Get complimentary entrance into the festival’s all-day concert
* Receive a bag filled with quality products for men & women along with valuable coupons to popular businesses
* 72 Race Awards are given (see below) along with a number of post-race tent prizes!
* Boss Hog 10K + 5K Challenge runners get a second, special Boss Hog Challenge tee-shirt


Boss Hog T-Shirt

Boss Hog T-Shirt Front



Up for a unique challenge? Runners are signing-up for our Boss Hog Challenge – that’s where you run the 10K followed by the 5K!
Are you up for it? You’ll earn a special Boss Hog Challenge tee-shirt as a badge of honor if so!

Remember, the SPF 10K & 5K Courses are the flattest in the region!  You got this. We believe in you.

Already registered for the 5K or 10K and want to register for The Boss Hog Challenge instead? No worries! You can upgrade at either the Friday, May 19th packet pick-up or on Saturday, May 20th between 7am-8:45am.



When: Sat, May 20 2017
10K Run/Walk Start: 9:00am
5K Run/Walk Start: 10:30am
Start Location: Kingsport Higher Education Center | 300 W. Market St – Kingsport, TN

Stay to enjoy the Racks by the Tracks Festival, which begins immediately after the race at 12:00.  Enjoy barbecue, music, and great craft beer! This race and the following festivities are for the ENTIRE family. Electronic B-tag timing by We Run Events.

Early Discount Registration (ends Thurs, May 18):
10K: $35  |  5K: $25  |  The Boss Hog 10K + 5K Challenge: $50

Registration (Fri, May 19 – Sat, May 20):
10K: $40  |  5K: $30  |  The Boss Hog 10K + 5K Challenge: $55

Your registration gives you an SPF 10K/5K vintage t-shirt, a bag of goodies, AND admission into the festival’s all-day concert featuring national acts!


You may pick-up your race packet (and let anyone who hasn’t yet registered know they can still register) at:

Friday: 5pm – 8pm at Kingsport Higher Education Center – 300 West Market St, Kingsport
Plus, receive 10% your meal that night at Barberitos Kingsport (located just a few blocks from packet pick-up, next to Food City)

Race Morning Sat: 10K: 7am – 8:45am | 5K 7am – 10am
at Kingsport Higher Education Center – 300 W. Market St, Kingsport, TN

5K Race Course Map       10K Race Course Map

Race Cup AwardRACE PRIZES:

A very unique and exciting prize for 72 winners is a custom SPF 10K/5K Plastic Mason Jar Cup! The cups will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in each age group for a total of 72 WINNERS! Good luck to you!

Also, Fleet Feet Sports will be providing gift certificates to the Top Male & Female!

Fleet Feet Sports Gift Certificates




Click During/After Race for LIVE RESULTS


Did you know your race registration INCLUDES complimentary admission to the festival concerts? Even better — did you know you can UPGRADE your admission to either the Craft Beer Tasting or Wine Tasting and save $10 on the ticket?!

If you are registered for the race:
You can upgrade to the WINE TASTING for just $30 or
You can upgrade to the LOW GRAVITY BEER TASTING for just $30
(The High Gravity Beer Tasting will be sold-out)
Plus, all Tasting Tickets include admission to the concert!

To upgrade, just visit the BUY TICKETS tent after your race anytime before 12pm with cash or credit card & your race bib.

Photos from 2014’s SPF Race:

See some of the 450+ runners at 2014’s SPF 5K Race/Walk & Kid’s Mile! The race features the flattest, and fastest course…

Posted by Racks By The Tracks Festival on Thursday, April 16, 2015