The Johnson City Senior Center Foundation will host the 2nd annual Deerslayer Obstacle Course Race and DEERSLAYER JR. Race on Saturday, April 1 at Winged Deer Park, 4137 Bristol Highway.
The Deerslayer features an approximately 5K course across mixed terrain that will test endurance, strength, agility, balance and speed. The course includes 18-20 obstacles including last year’s most popular ones and some new challenges. The race offers Competitive and For Fun categories and is open to ages 15 and older.
The DEERSLAYER JR., open to ages 7-14, is a 1-mile course across hilly terrain that will include eight to 10 obstacles.
All participants will receive a T-shirt, medal, and goodie bag. Prizes will be awarded in both races.
Registration is open online at www.jcdeerslayer.net or in person at Memorial Park Community Center, 510 Bert St., in Johnson City. Pricing starts at $55 for Deerslayer and $35 for DEERSLAYER JR. Discounts are available for first responders. All proceeds from the event support the Johnson City Senior Center Foundation, which provides outreach and program support for adults 50 years and older through the Johnson City Senior Center.
Special thanks to our sponsors: AO Smith, Blue Lizard, Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, Johnson City Power Board, and SunTrust.
Sponsors and volunteers are needed; please call 423-747-9918, 423-791-5285, or 423-283-5827.
Photos by: Sweet Snaps Photography