This winter, lace up your running shoes and join us for our annual Race For The Place 5K and Kids Fun Run. The course is fast and flat and the 5K begins at 8 AM behind  St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at Blossom and Branham Streets. The Kids Fun Run begin at 9 AM.  This year we are also excited to be partnering with Gamecocks Women’s Basketball Coach Dawn Staley and her organization, INNERSOLE, to provide new athletic shoes through the organization.

REGISTER HERE  for the 2017 Race For The Place 5K and Kids Fun Run.

Click to see 2016 Race Brochure.

2016 Race Sponsors and presenting congregations COMING SOON.  Call Jessica at (803) 256-3999 to learn more about becoming a 2016 SLP Race for the Place Sponsor!

Call (803) 256-3999 to find out more about Race for the Place volunteer opportunities.


Last year’s t-shirt: (2016 shirt will be unveiled soon)

2015 race t-shirt

A big thanks to the 2015 Race for the Place Sponsors: BlueCross BlueShield SC, McNair Law Firm, Shandon Wood Animal Clinic, Brabham Fence, Palmetto Smiles Dentistry, Panera, PDQ Columbia, The Mad Platter, & the Sales and Marketing Council of the Greater Columbia Home Builders Association.

And thank you to the presenting congregations for 2015:

St. Joseph Catholic Church, Shandon Presbyterian Church, Shandon Methodist Church, Eastminster Presbyterian Church, Trenholm Road United Methodist Church, The Youth of Good Shepherd Lutheran, and Trinity Episcopal Cathedral.