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Running Start Application

Online registration for Running Start and Carolina Godiva Track Club is an easy, two step process.

1. Complete and submit this application form.

2. Pay the $75.00 program fee through Paypal, using the link you'll see after successfully submitting the form. There is no service charge for online registration, and you do not need a Paypal account to use your credit card for payment. If you prefer to pay in person, please do so at the Kickoff Event on Monday, March 12th, or at any one of the weekday or Saturday runs during the first two weeks of the program. 

Registration will close on Saturday, March 31st.

If you have any questions, please

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Membership Type

The Running Start program fee includes a one year individual membership to Carolina Godiva Track Club. Family memberships and student discounts are available.  If you are a student or want to sign up for a family membership, please complete this form and send us an email. We'll provide payment details for you.

If you are already a CGTC member, we'll extend your individual membership by one year.

Please let us know if you're new to CGTC, or already belong to Godiva:


Member Information


Please help us to plan for providing volunteer pacers by checking the location(s) that you think will work best for your weekday training sessions.

PayPal Email Address

If you plan to submit a  PayPal payment, please use the field below to provide the email address associated with your PayPal account, particularly if that address is different from the one provided above, so that we can properly credit the payment to your application.

Waiver, Release, and Indemnity Agreement

Please read the waiver carefully.


I know that running and volunteering to work in club races are potentially hazardous activities. I should not enter and run in club activities unless I am medically able and properly trained., I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relating to my ability to safely complete the run. I assume all risks associated with running and volunteering to work in club races or events, including, but not limited to, falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, the conditions of the road and traffic on the course, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts, and in consideration of your acceptance of my application for membership, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Road Runners Club of America, The Carolina Godiva Track Club, all officers, directors, sponsors, volunteers, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in these club activities even though the liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. Further, I agree, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, to hold harmless and indemnify any of the persons or entities mentioned above from all liability, legal, actions, debts, claims, and demands of every nature which arise out of Carolina Godiva Track Club activities. Finally, I grant permission to Carolina Godiva Track Club to use photographs, motion pictures, videos, or any other records of club activities showing my image or likeness, for any legitimate purpose.

You must be over 18 years of age OR the parent/legal guardian of a minor under 18 years of age in order to agree to the terms of the waiver.


By entering my intials in the box below, I electronically sign my acceptance of this waiver.

Please tell us how you heard about Running Start.  Did someone recommend the program to you?