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Online registration for our 12th Annual LifePoint RACE FOR LIFE is now LIVE!

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WHEN:  Saturday, February 25, 2017 

WHERE:  James Island County Park, Charleston, SC 


Our 11th Annual LifePoint Race for Life was held on Saturday, February 27 at James Island County Park with a total of 704 registrants. Events included a 10K, 5K, ½ Mile Fun Run and Kids Zone. Twenty-nine groups formed TEAMS to participate in honor or memory of a loved one or as a work group who participated together to show support for our life-saving cause. Registrants were from fourteen states: Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and South Carolina.

You can find photos from the race at the LifePoint Race For Life Facebook page. There are several albums of photos.

Gold, silver and bronze medals were presented to the top three finishers (males and females) of each age/gender division in both the 5K and 10K.

The overall top three male and female winners were also awarded cash prizes. They are:

10K Winners

1st Place $300 Jay Upchurch - 34:43.0 Christin Newman - 41:37
2nd Place $200 Daniel Hurren - 37:52.0 Cindi Eck - 46:48
3rd Place $100 Jim Madden - 39:52.0 Ryoko Abbott - 47:16

5K Winners

1st Place $200 Brian Johnson - 16:24.4 Marie Domin – 20:43.4
2nd Place $100 Matthew Hopper – 17:51.7 Bronwen Bethea - 22:07.0
3rd Place $50 Shelton Reynlds - 18:11.8 Mary Cloonan - 22:25.8

All 10 K and 5K race results are posted on the Go Race Productions website. 

Winners of other competitions included:

Teams With Most Registrants:

The D-Listers – 90

Team Caroline Walters – 61

Team Jecoliah - 49

Top Fundraising Team: Team Caroline Walters - $625

Top Fundraising Individual: Lauren Walters - $200

2nd Annual Medical Professionals Challenge: Team MUSC Match Runners - 47 registrants

Inaugural SCDMV Challenge: Team SCDMV Charleston 10 Eagles – 12 registrants

THANK YOU to our race sponsors:

DIAMOND - Bridge to Life

GOLD - ABC News 4 Charleston, South Carolina Hospital Association

SILVER - Allied World Insurance, J.C. Wilkie Construction, Sallop Insurance, Trident Construction

BRONZE – Benefits Concepts & Ira Lash, Doctor’s Care – Charleston, Miracles In Sight, Morris Financial Concepts, RTI Donor Services, South Carolina Coroners Association, Venture Aviation, Wells Fargo

CONTRIBUTING SPONSORS – Donate Life SC, Bagel Café, Fleet Feet, Enterprize Holdings Foundation, Elliott Davis DEcosimo, HealthSource, Levy Financial Group, Road ID, Trader Joe’s, Whole Food Market, Young Clements and Rivers.

NOTE:  The Couch Potato option is still open if you would like to still support our cause. The entry fee remains $25 it will be open to until March 31.


This popular South Carolina lowcountry race raises awareness about organ, eye and tissue donation. All race proceeds will help send Team South Carolina to the 2016 Donate Life Transplant Games of America. Events include: 10K, 5K, Fun Run and Kids Zone. Prize money totaling $1900 will be distributed among the top finishers in the 10K and 5K. This event is recognized as one of the premier runs in the lowcountry with its attention to details, including precision timing, prize money to top finishers, medals to all winners, Sport Tek t-shirts to participants (while supplies last), entertainment & MORE!

Funds raised will help send Team South Carolina (tranpslant recipients, living donors, deceased donors' families) to the Donate Life Transplant Games of America. 

You have the power to DONATE LIFE. Sign up to become at donor when you pass away at: 

Video of our 2015 race 

At the end of this registration process, be sure to acknowledge on your social media pages that you've registered, encourage your friends to do the same and use the hashtags #RaceForLife and #DonateLife. 

10K - $35

5K - $25

Fun Run - $20 

Couch Potato - $25 

***ONLINE registration closes at 11:59 pm on Wednesday, February 24. Registration will then be by paper registration only. All events will be $10 MORE at that point. 


Start times for each event:

7:45 AM - Kids Zone Open

8:00 AM - Late Registration Ends

8:15 AM - 10K Start

8:25 AM  - 5K Start

8:30 AM - Fun Run Start (on grass)

9:30 AM (approximate) - Awards Ceremony 


Registration fees

10K Closed

  1. $35.00
    Oct 15 - Mar 31

5K Closed

  1. $25.00
    Oct 15 - Mar 31

Fun Run Closed

  1. $20.00
    Oct 15 - Mar 31

Couch Potato Run Closed

Support our event from the comforts of home!

  1. $25.00
    Oct 15 - Mar 31


Race packet pickup will be held on:

* Friday, February 26

  at LifePoint - 3950 Faber Place Drive, Charleston

  12:00 noon - 5:00 PM


* Saturday, February 27

   at James Island County Park - Stono Shelter

   6:45 - 8:00 AM




DIAMOND Sponsorship

GOLD Sponsorship



SILVER Sponsorship







BRONZE Sponsorship


Benefits Concepts, Inc. & Ira Lash
Doctor's Care Charleston
Miracles In Sight
Morris Financial Concepts
RTI Donor Services
S.C. Coroners Association
Venture Aviation
Wells Fargo




Fleet Feet of Mt. Pleasant - Course Water Station Sponsor


Whole Foods Market - Finish Line Water Sponsor 

Special Thanks


Bagel Café
Donate Life SC
Enterprize Holdings Foundation
Elliott Davis Decosimo, LLC
Levy Financial Group
Road ID 
Young, Clements and Rivers, LLP



KIDS ZONE Sponsor and Participating Businesses

                          KIDS ZONE Title Sponsor: 



Participating Businesses:

Jason's Jump Castles
514 Jump
Play Gardens



Event Schedule

  • February 27 8:15 AM EST - 10K

  • February 27 8:25 AM EST - 5K

  • February 27 8:30 AM EST - 1/2 Mile Fun Run

  • February 28 7:45 AM EST - Kids Zone

Contact Information

Event Location

James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive  Charleston, SC 29412

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