We appreciate your support and participation!
Regardless of age or ability, you will have a great time while supporting a worthy cause!

Saturday, April 27, 2024
UNCW Track & Field


The annual Coastal NC Run/Walk for Autism will include:

  • 5K competitive race
  • Noncompetitive 5K run/walk
  • Recreational 1-mile run/walk


Lots of fun for families throughout the morning!

  • Musical entertainment
  • Children’s play area with face painting
  • Resource fair with a variety of businesses, service providers, and local support resources showcasing products and services


Dates to remember:

  • April 9: T-shirt deadline
    Register by this date to guarantee your T-shirt size. Extra shirts will be ordered, but this is the only way to guarantee your size. (Additional race T-shirts will be available for purchase on race day while supplies last.)
  • Wednesday, April 24 at noon: Online registration ends
    After 12 noon on this date.
  • April 26th, 4-6 p.m.:  Packet pickup at Autism Society of North Carolina Social Recreation Program, 705 S. Kerr Avenue, Wilmington, NC 28403.


Awards Categories:

  • 1st-3rd overall male and female
  • 1st - 3rd male and female masters
  • 1st-3rd male and female for the following age categories: 
    • 12 and under
    • 13-15
    • 16-19
    • 20-29
    • 30-39
    • 40-49
    • 50-59
    • 60-69
    • 70+