The Champions Run

Anderson, SC, USA
21 Oct, 2023 (Sat)


1 mi, 5 km


About the event

It's the 11th Anniversary of The Champions Run for Special Children!    It's an awesome superhero-themed, certified 5K run/walk/stroll (that also features a 1 mile fun run) to help some of our littlest heroes.  Let's get moving! Dust off your cape and bring some friends to this 5K run/walk benefiting children living with "different-abilities" and special needs! Individual and Team awards will be presented.   Group Prizes (largest number of participants in a group): Sorority/Fraternity Business School Church Best Team Costume Most Team Spirited
Individual Awards: Overall (0 - 49)Masters (50+)Ages 70 +Age 60 - 69Age 50 - 59Age 40 - 49Age 30 - 39Age 20 - 29Age 15 - 19Age 10 - 14Age 9 and under Best Costume - Adult Male Best Costume - Adult Female Best Costume - Child


If your group would like to participate, we are utilizing RunSignUp's group option. Please contact Laura Capell through our contact form, or at [email protected] to set up your group, or you can create your own group through the registration website.  Teams of 5 or more will receive a discounted rate of $18 per person.

The Champions Center for special children (formerly known as DCEC) provides daily care, critical educational and therapeutic services to children living with different-abilities and special needs.  We serve children with Autism, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Hydrocephalus, Muscular Dystrophy, Cystic Fibrosis, Genetic Conditions and Developmental Delays. 

EVERY CHILD DESERVES A CHAMPION!  Join us and be a CHAMPION for these very special children! 

Races offered by this event

You have 20 weeks to prepare

1 Mile Fun Run

21 Oct, 2023 (Sat) - 08:00
1 mi

The Champions Run for Special Children

21 Oct, 2023 (Sat) - 08:30
5 km
On site

The Champions Run