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Keep Pounding 5K for Levine Cancer Institute and Levine Children’s Hospital

June 3, 2017 | 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Registration for the 5K is full.

Please join us by registering as a virtual fundraiser!


Event Schedule:

6:45 AM | Participant check-in begins outside Levine Cancer Institute

7:45 AM | Pep rally lead by special guests from the Carolina Panthers

8:00 AM | Race begins

9:00 AM | Award Ceremony begins at the Practice Field, opportunity for team photos to follow

9:30 AM | Rose Transportation shuttle service begins to take participants back to their vehicles at Levine Cancer Institute 

New location for 2017: The 2017 Keep Pounding 5K will follow our alternate course, due to planned construction at Bank of America Stadium. We will return to our Stadium Run Course in 2018. Start: Levine Cancer Institute (1021 Morehead Medical Drive); Finish: Carolina Panthers, Practice Field (325 South Cedar Street).



Morehead Medical Plaza Parking Deck (410 S. Mint Street)

Participants are encouraged to park, free of charge, at Levine Cancer Institute.

Rose Transportation will be providing shuttle service to transport participants from the Carolina Panthers Practice Field (finish) to their vehicles at Levine Cancer Institute (start).

Friends and family are encouraged to gather at the Practice Field to cheer on their loved ones. Limited parking will be available in neighboring lots.


Fees & Registration:

There is a flat, $30 registration fee for all 5K participants.

Online registration (preferred method) will remain open through Wednesday, May 31st at 5:00 PM (EST).

Register in-person at Charlotte Running Company’s Dilworth location (East Blvd) on Thursday, June 1st or Friday, June 2nd (CASH OR CHECK ONLY).

Race Day Registration* (Saturday, June 3rd) is $35.00 and begins, space-permitting at 6:30 AM outside Levine Cancer Institute. (CASH, CHECK, OR CREDIT)

*Registration in the Keep Pounding 5K is limited to 1,000 individuals and will only be offered on race day only if we have not yet reached maximum capacity.

Mailed registrations forms must be postmarked by Monday, May 29.

Carolinas Healthcare Foundation
ATTN: Keep Pounding 5K
208 East Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28203
Make all checks payable to Keep Pounding 5K.


Packet Pick-Up:

Race shirts and bibs can be picked up in advance at Charlotte Running Company’s Dilworth location (East Blvd) on Thursday, June 1st or Friday, June 2nd.

  • Thursday, June 1 from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Friday, June 2 from 10:00 am – 6:30 pm

Pick up on race day will be located outside of Levine Cancer Institute.



No pets allowed. While we all adore 4-legged, tail-wagging family members, but please leave them at home. Our insurance coverage requires this. Thank you for understanding.



Awards will be given to the Top Fundraising Team, Top Fundraising Individual, and Top finishers in each age group (male and female categories, in the following age groups: 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+)


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