Race Details


Start time and course: The 2017 Hopeful Horizons Race4Love will start at 9 a.m. on February 11, 2017. The course is flat and quick, and offers a pleasant trip through the scenic neighborhoods and Sanctuary Golf Course on Cat Island — located at 8 Waveland Ave., Beaufort, SC 29907. Marshals will guide you to the registration and parking areas near the tennis courts. (It’s about 2.8 miles from the turn off of Lady’s Island Drive to the event site — keep going until you see our marshals and event signs!)

Click here for the course map

*** Prize awarded to the best Valentine’s Day themed costume! ***

Packet pickup: Friday, February 10, 4 – 6 p.m. at Hopeful Horizons (1212 Charles St., Beaufort, SC), or at the on-site registration table from 8 – 8:30 a.m. the day of the race. Please keep in mind that packets will not be mailed — you must be present at one of the early pickup locations or the day of the race to receive your packet.

Cost: $25 for runners, $20 for walkers.  Online registration has closed! Late registration during our Friday packet pick-up window or on race day will cost $30 for the race and $25 for the walk. Groups of five or more receive $5 discount per participant; to receive the discount you must register by mail (an updated form will be available soon). If registering a group my mail, all forms must be sent together with each registrant taking $5 off. For children ages 9 and under, a $5 donation is suggested in lieu of registration. All children 9 and under will receive awards.

Divisions: 9 & under, 10-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over.

Awards: Prizes to top two adult male and female overall and top female and male under 18. Medals to top three in each division. All kids 9 and under receive a medal. No duplications.

Timing: We use chip timing to determine official results and awards.

Event t-shirts guaranteed to first 150 registered participants age 10 and over (please note there are no children’s sizes).  Packets and/or shirts will not be mailed — you must be present at the early pickup location or the day of the race to receive your packet and t-shirt.

Awards ceremony featuring refreshments and door prizes to follow race.

Strollers and dogs welcome, providing you sign a separate waiver (available at the registration table). Pets should be leashed and under your control at all times.

Be on the lookout for our event signs, built for Hopeful Horizons by the kind folks at Tidal Creek Fellowship:

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Questions/comments/photos? 

Contact our race coordinators at codarace4love(@)gmail.com. You can also find us on Twitter and Instagram.