25th Annual United Way Cross Country Invitational
More than 800 runners and 30 high schools compete in sanctioned races. First race begins at 2:40pm
Open to the public. Please come out and show your support for these high school runners and the work they have done in the community. Stroll around the park or bring your chairs. Watch runners fiercely compete for coveted titles and bragging rights.
Teams must complete a community project and submit application to Catawba County United Way to be eligible to compete. Projects will be judged this year. Winning team project receives $250 from GrayStone Eye Hickory to put towards and continue their community project.
There will be a keynote speaker following races. Food provided for runners only.
Thank you City of Newton for the use of the park.
Thank you to our Sponsors:CT Management, Dalco Nonwovens, Sharp, Publix, Century Furniture, Wells Fargo Financial Advisors, Sowers & Webber, Dr. Hamilton DDS, and individual anonymous donors**others may be added prior to event
Thank you to all our volunteers for setup, serving food, clean up, helping teams, photos and more.