The Back to School Dash, a 5K/10K race benefitting the City Schools Foundation, takes place Sept 14.

Participation in this event helps The City Schools Foundation bolster financial support in the areas of science, math and art, academic competition and financial parity for the students of Murfreesboro.

The Dash takes placeĀ at Overall Creek Elementary. Start time is 7 a.m. with options to walk or run.

The 5k and 10k courses are USATF Certified and timed. Race participants will run from Overall Creek to Veterans Parkway, turn on Veterans and return via Mooreland Drive. Racers will face an uphill grade on parts of the course. Pre-registration includes a timing chip, race bib and t-shirt.

Early bird registration is $30 for the 5k and $35 for the 10k. Online registration ends on September 12. Sign-ups will be accepted the morning of the race for those registering before 6:30 am. Please have the registration materials filled out before arriving if registering the day of the event. For safety reasons, no wheeled devices, strollers, or pets are allowed on the course.

WHAT:2019 Back to School Dash
WHEN: Saturday, Sept 14
*Registration 6:30am, Start 7:00am
WHERE: Overall Creek,429 Otter Trail, Murfreesboro
REGISTER: http:/