How many 5Ks can you run in 24 hours? Find out at the Pemberton 24 - Festival of 5Ks, an event that will be held from Sept. 25-26. A 5K will start every hour on the hour for 24 hours. Runners can complete up to a total of 75 miles.
This event is a partnership between Wicomico County Recreation, Parks & Tourism and Algonquin Ultras Inc.
Participants are invited to run as many 5Ks as they like, whether it's one, five or all 24.
The course will be a 5K trail run at Pemberton Park. There will be a well-stocked aid station at the start/finish of the 5Ks, which will have cold water, snacks, gels, chips, sodas and more. Camping will be available. Tents only; no electricity provided. There will also be a festival atmosphere.
Runners can compete as individuals or as part of a four-person team.
The 2020 date is Sept. 25-26, 2020. Registration opens April 24, 2020, at 7 p.m. Information will be updated closer to the race.
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