Frequently Asked Questions

Thank you for your interest in supporting the Fiddlin’ 5K, The Bascom Lamar Lunsford Festival, and the Junior Appalachian Musicians. We hope this helps answer some of your questions about the race and we look forward to seeing you there!

1. What are the age groups for the race awards?

Overall: Top three (3) Male & Female
Masters: Top three (3) 40+ Male & Female*
Age Groups: Top three (3) Male & Female in Divisions (Race Day Age)
5-9; 10-14; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75-79; 80 and over

*No duplication of awards

2. What types of awards can I win?

In keeping with our goal of supporting local artisans, our awards will be created by a local potter.  Additional awards will include gift certificates to local businesses, running stores, and more.

3. Do I need to pregister my child for the Kid’s Dash?

No. We will be accepting registration for this on race day only at the Kid’s Table.

4. Will running/jogging strollers be permitted?

Yes! This is a family friendly event! We just ask that you begin behind the large group to avoid any problems with the start.


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