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Alternative Sports & Special Events
Program Details
Jimmy Millar
Athletic Division Chief

391 Egypt Road
Mount Pleasant, SC  29464

Ph: (843) 884-2528
Fx: (843) 849-2778

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Welcome to the Town of Mount Pleasant Alternative Sports and Special Events page. We are proud to offer Wrestling, Winter Speed Training, Hershey Track, the Old Village 5K Race, and now a Co-Ed Kickball League. Wrestling is offered as a winter sport and is posted during the fall. Hershey Track is offered in the spring and is posted each January. Winter Speed Training is available for all athletes in December and January.

The Old Village 5K Race is offered to residents and visitors each year in November. More than 150 runners participate in the race throughout the picturesque Historical Old Village. This is a must for all newcomers, for seasoned runners, walkers and dogs.

Old Village 5k Run, Walk, Stroller and Dog Jog
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The next race is scheduled for November 12, 2016

The Mount Pleasant Recreation Department has proudly organized the Old Village 5k road race for 16 years now. It starts and finishes at the historic site Alhambra Hall located in the Old Village of Mount Pleasant. Run or walk along the beautiful and scenic streets as you discover a past full of colonial architecture design and amazing harbor views. Stay and relax after the race with music, refreshments, and a raffle prize giveaway. Dogs and strollers are welcome!!

For registration information and previous race times, please visit
Call for more information 884-2528.

Wrestling - Registration October 9 - 24, 2016

For ages 5-13 as of 1/1/17. Participants will learn basic fundamentals of wrestling through weekly practices. Participants will need to purchase appropriate uniform supplies to include singlet, headgear, kneepads, and mouthguard. Headgear and mouthguard are required.

Wando High School Wrestling Coach Adam Schneider and his assistants will head up the program. Sessions will be held at Wando High School two nights per week. Times and days: TBA.

Contact Ryan Johnson for more information at 884-2528 or

Information Sheet

Winter Speed Program-Registration November 1-30, 2016
"Next Level Performance Training"

The Mount Pleasant Recreation Department is committed to offering the highest level of instruction in all areas to the participants in our program. Speed training is critical to maximizing the potential of each player, but in many cases is overlooked. This is not a mandatory program for anyone or exclusive to any group of players. Your individual success will depend greatly on the individual effort given each night.

Contact Ryan Johnson for more information at 884-2528 or

Information Sheet