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TTT 2018 Race Results

TTT 2018 Race Results


Posted By on May 19, 2018

Congratulations to everyone who crossed the finish line today at Tackle the Tar 2018. Download the pdf files below to see the complete results on times and positions for each of our races. Find your ranking and compare with your friends.   Congratulations to the Overall Top Winners:   Download Complete Results Here: TTT Overall Combined V2 TTT Age GroupV2 TTT Overall Competitive Waves TTT Wave #1 TTT Wave #2 TTT Wave #3 TTT Wave #4...

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New 1 Mile Kids Obstacle Race

New 1 Mile Kids Obstacle Race


Posted By on Jan 26, 2018

We are currently working on the details for the 1 Mile Kids Obstacle Race. Below is what we did in 2018. 1 Mile Kids Obstacle Race A 1 Mile Kids Obstacle Race will take place at 11:15 A.M on Saturday, May 19th. This race is for kids ages 8-13 ONLY and will include many of the same perks of the regular 5K race, including a T-Shirt and Medal. There will be 8+ obstacles designed with kids in mind. Tickets for the 1 Mile Kids Obstacle...

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Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight


Posted By on Jan 26, 2018

Rotary Club Scholarship Recipients     The Rotary Club of Rocky Mount recently awarded scholarships to six NC Wesleyan Students using proceeds from the club’s annual signature project, Tackle the Tar 5K obstacle race which raises funds to “send local students to local colleges.”   Scholarship recipients must be residents of Nash or Edgecombe counties; demonstrate qualities of leadership, good citizenship, community...

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Runner Spotlight: Josh Sutton

Runner Spotlight: Josh Sutton


Posted By on Jan 12, 2018

  TACKLE THE TAR RUNNER SPOTLIGHT Josh Sutton | Tackle the Tar 2017         Why I Just Absolutely Luuuuuuuv’d Participating in Tackle the Tar `17   To be honest, I enrolled in Tackle the Tar thinking, “This is only 3.1 miles with a handful of little hurdles to hop over and crawl under. A 5k is a Sunday stroll for me anyway and I’ll be in peak physical shape after having just returned from deployment. This will be cake.” Let me tell...

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2017 Sponsors

2017 Sponsors


Posted By on Aug 11, 2017

Many thanks to our previous sponsors for supporting our mission to “Send our Local Students to our Local Colleges.”

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