The Step One Challenge

Welcome to the 5th Annual Step One 5K and Fun Run!!

The 5th Annual Step One 5K and Fun Run will be held Saturday, August 27th at 9:00 a.m. at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Shelby, NC.  Averaging 90+ runners per year this event is poised to be one of Shelby's premiere races.  A challenging course, this 5K follows gently rolling hills through the neighborhoods surrounding Aldersgate United Methodist Church and Westview Baptist Church AND a pretty steep Challenging hill at mile 2!  The course is Bib Timed by a local timing company, Finish Well Timing out of Kings Mountain and awards will be given to the top 3 finishers (Male and Female) in each category below:

  • Overall 
  • 8-14
  • 15-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70+

T-shirts will be guaranteed for those that pre-register and shirts will be available on race day as long as they last.  This years shirts will be dry wick material, which is lightweight and breathable.     Previous years shirts will also be available to purchase for $5.  Not many left but you can't beat a $5 race shirt!

Thanks to Finish Well Timing you may click below to get signed up!