Race for the Grasshopper 5K

Gaffney, SC, USA
07 Jan, 2023 (Sat)


5 km

About the event

 At the close of the Battle of Cowpens in 1781, two American officers—confident in victory—raced for the ultimate prize, a British three-pounder cannon, called the “Grasshopper”.

Bib numbers and shirts can be picked up morning of the race or Friday Jan 6th from 5-7pm at Gotta Run Spartanburg. 

Race will start at 9am on Jan 7th 

This is an in person race at Cowpens Battlefield.  1 loop course on closed roads.  

Course map: https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/12360066/

Course Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c7dpNfwvAIM 

Top 3 Overall: open, masters, grandmasters

Age group awards:

14 & under, 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 & over

Races offered by this event


07 Jan, 2023 (Sat) - 09:00
5 km
On site