2022 NCS Take the Hill 5K Runners
WHEN: Sat., Sept. 28, 2024
8:30AM Kids' Fun Run :: 9AM 5K
WHERE: North Cross School,
4254 Colonial Avenue,
Roanoke, VA 24018
The 5K is CHIP TIMED by Run Roanoke
WHO WE ARE/CAUSE:
Take the Hill is a North Cross School Parents’ Association Fundraiser. Find out more about NCS here.
ARE YOU UP FOR THE CHALLENGE?
Yes, you are! Join us for our 7th annual Take The Hill! 5K and Kids' Fun Run on September 28, 2024. Bring the whole family and your friends for a morning of fitness and fun. The 5K will conquer one of Roanoke's most challenging cross country courses located on the beautiful North Cross Campus, including our infamous hill.
Be sure to sign up before prices increase on August 1. If you do, you'll be entered for the 5K $250 Run About Sports gift card raffle and the Kids' Fun Run $20 Sugar Magnolia gift card raffle! To guarantee a race day shirt and a personalized race bib, you have to register by September 10. Everyone registered by Sept 10th will be included in a raffle for a piece of Fink's Jewelry. Online registration ends at midnight on Thursday, September 26. There will be NO race day registration. T-shirts are not guaranteed after Sept 10.
We've got lots of fun for the kids, including activities and face painting! There will be a Fun Run starting at approx. 8:30AM. It will make a 0.8-mile loop around the hill at Fishwick Tennis Center.
Face painting and jump houses at our 2022 NCS Take the Hill 'Kids' Corner'
NOT UP FOR THE CHALLENGE?
That’s okay! You can donate to the cause. All donators or honorees will be entered in a raffle to win a special one-of-a-kind blanket made from their favorite t-shirts by Sport-Quilts. The winner does not need to participate in Take the Hill. This blanket is valued at over $200. Your donation is tax deductible. Check back in Spring of 2024 for the link.
Sport-Quilts on display at the 2022 Take the Hill, win yours.
HEAD OF SCHOOL FOR THE DAY & OTHER RAFFLE ITEMS:
Don't know any runners but know a NCS Student? You can buy an entry for any NCS Student in the 'Head of School for the day' raffle. That student does NOT need to be registered in Take the Hill. Each student will receive one entry for every $20 donated in their name. Mrs. Lemon and Senior Staff will tailor the day for that student. A lunch with Mrs. Lemon and two friends is included. Put the students' name in the checkout window, 'in honor of', after clicking below. The student must be enrolled at North Cross School for the 2023-2024 school year. Your donation to 'Head of School for the Day' is tax-deductible. Check back in the Spring of 2024 for the link to all raffle items, including Head of School.
Mrs. Lemon, the NCS Head of School. Win a chance to help her run the school.
Congratulations to last year's winner, Isabel Méndez Moraga '26