Once again, Pinewood is putting a philanthropic spin on its annual 5K race. This year’s Pinewood Back Nine 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run will also benefit the Dorchester Children's Center. The race is 7:45 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, at Legend Oaks Golf & Tennis Club, 118 Legend Oaks Way in Summerville.
The Dorchester Children's Center is dedicated to creating communities in which children and families live free from abuse and are free to reach their full potential.
Pinewood Back Nine 5K will be on the asphalt golf cart path at Legend Oaks and the race is a USATF certified course. Space is limited so register early. Prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers overall, plus standard five-year age groups. All finishers in the 1-mile fun run will receive a prize, plus awards will be given to the top three male and females finishers and for ages 6 and under; 7 and 8; 9 and 10; and 11 and 12.
Packet pickup will be noon to 6 p.m. Friday, April 25 at Legend Oaks and the morning of the event at 7:30 a.m. Registration is $30 for the 5K and $15 for the 1-mile fun run.