Join us for the
Let Me Run 5K on
November 17, 2018!
This event is part of the 2018 Atrium Health’s employee race program.
Location: Whitehall Business Park (3600 Arco Drive, Charlotte, NC, 28272)
Let Me Run 5k Start: 9:00 a.m.
The 5k is open to the public and will benefit Let Me Run, a nonprofit wellness program that inspires boys through the power of running to be courageous enough to be themselves, to build healthy relationships, and to live an active lifestyle. The 5k is Let Me Run's end-of-season race where the boys celebrate their emotional, social and physical growth.
Introducing the 2018 Fall Fest Grand Marshall: Derek James
Each season, the #letmerun5k chooses a Grand Marshall to encourage participants and kick off race festivities, someone who is a positive role model for the boys in athletics as well as character. The Fall 2018 Grand Marshall is Derek James.
Derek James is the WCCB News Rising Co-Host/Staff Meteorologist. A local celebrity, Derek has been on the WCCB team since 2005 and in broadcasting, both television and radio, since he was 15 years old. Derek has served as a Let Me Run coach and is an active supporter of the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina. We are honored to have Derek serve as our Grand Marshall!