The Charlie Post Classic 15K and 5k is the signature running event of the Charleston Running Club. Now in its 37th year, this race honors the memory of Dr. Charlie Post, a well-known Charleston runner, triathlete and family physician who volunteered his time and medical talents to the running community.
Dr. Post had been a very active member of the Charleston Running Club, served as the head of the College of Charleston’s student health services, and also was the school’s team physician for varsity sports.
As a memorial, the Charleston Running Club funds an annual scholarship in his memory through the athletic department of the College of Charleston
Age group and award breakdown:
Top 3 overall male and female
First Master (40 years and older) male and female
First Grandmaster (50 years and older) male and female
First Great Grandmaster (60 years and older) male and female
Top 3 in the following age groups(14 and under,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and over. )
CASH AWARDS given to the top 3 Male and Female Overall Finishers in both the 15K and 5K as follows:
Purse Prize is base on Field Size:
> 300 Registrants
< 300 Registrants
15K $300 / $200 / $100
15K $200 / $100 / $50
5K $100 / $75 / $50
5K $75 / $50 / $25
Light Weight Hoodies Guaranteed to all those who register before January 7, 2020.