Carmel Challenge Cup

Join us for Mount Carmel Academy's 41st Annual Carmel Challenge Cup on Saturday, November 18, 2023.

Come walk or run our 1 mile and 5K races. If you do not want to run, you can still join the fun! The entry fee is $25 and this includes your race number, long-sleeve race shirt, food, and more!

ROUTE: Lakefront - Race begins by Shelter One and Landry's

TIMES:  1-Mile Fun Run - 8 a.m.   |   5K Race - 8:30 a.m. 

REGISTRATION: $25 per person (includes t-shirt) or $15 without the shirt 

T-SHIRTS:  Multi-colored, long-sleeved Carmel Challenge Cup t-shirts

AWARDS:  5K Race & 1 Mile Fun Race: 1st Overall (Male & Female)  •  1st MCA Student  •  1st MCA 8th Grader   •  1st MCA Freshman  •  1st MCA Sophomore   •  1st MCA Junior  •  1st MCA Senior  •  1st MCA Faculty Member (Male & Female)  •  1st MCA Alumna   •  1st MCA Parent (Male & Female)  •  1st Dog with Male Runner   •  1st Dog with Female Runner  •  (Male & Female) 1-mile: 1st place in age groups  /  5K: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in age groups       

Age Groups:   0-6  |  7-10  |  11-14  |  15-19  |  20-29  |  30-39  |  40-49  |  50-59  |  60-69 |  70 & Over

Race administrators reserve the right, in the event of an emergency or natural disaster, to cancel the race or to change the day and/or time. All entry fees are non-refundable.

For more information, contact Sue Buras at or call 504-288-7626, ext. 1363.

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