Road Races

 

ROAD RACES:  Runs will begin and end on Barbrick Ave (beside the County Parking Garage) in downtown Concord, run on the McEachern Greenway and the Downtown Connector Greenway.

 
Race Course Map - ROAD COURSE MAPS!

5K Map                                             10K Map                             Fun Run Map

                                 

RACE SURVEY LINK        

 

Virtual Veterans Salute 5k/10k

 

 
                                            

 

Registration Dates: October 8th to November 11th 

 

5K & 10k Fee:

$15 early registration until November 6th

$20 from November 7th to November 11th 

$10 for Veterans

 

 

Run the 5k, 10k, or both between Nov. 7th to 14th

 

You can run both the 5k and 10k for one price. 

 

 

 

 

We will using Race Joy for your interactive running experience. You can run anywhere, while it keeps your time and distance, progress alerts, and it will record your results to see how you stack up against other runners. CLICK HERE TO SEE WHAT RACE JOY IS ABOUT. 

 

 

RUNNERS WILL RECEIVE THE LINK FOR RACEJOY BY NOVEMBER 6th 

 

 

 

 Call 704-920-5600
to register over the phone.

or 

Online registration is
available by clicking link below:

SIGN UP NOW 

   
   

 

 

 

 

     Thank you to our sponsors! 

Dr. Robert Rogers, DDS 

The Cover Guy

Academy Sports & Outdoor

  

 

 

 

For further information, please contact Concord Parks and Recreation at 704-920-5600.

Comments and suggestions are welcome at  recreation@concordnc.gov

 

 

  Pace Calculators and more.......Click on link below for calculators: http://www.active.com/calculators/

 

active.com
 

 

Sports are fun. Math is not. Leave it to Active.com to bridge the gap. The new line of sports calculators let you calculate your target heartrate, determine your nutritional needs and do lots of other cool things with a few clicks of your mouse.

What you'll find:  Pace Calculator, Target Heart Rate Calculator, Caloric Needs Calculator, Nutritional Needs Calculator, Ideal Weight Calculator, Body Fat Calculator, Currency Calculator.

     

Suggested Web Sites:

Caution:  All websites listed have been checked for appropriate content.  However, due to the fast changing world of the Internet, sites may change.  We strongly urge parents to preview any sites your children access and to always supervise children when online.  If you should find any content that is objectional, please email us at recreation@concordnc.gov

Active.Com - The industry's online registration vehicle for participatory sports.

Cape Fear Rogue Runners - "Be all you used to be"

Cool Running - A collection of information, services and tools for runners of all abilities.

KidsRunning.Com - From Runner's World - advice and information for kids - also includes programs on training health, games, stories and essays on running health and fitness. 

Cooper River Bridge - Charleston, SC

NewRunner.com - From Runner's World - a guide for the new runner or walker on getting started, keeping motivated, injury prevention, problem areas, workout plans and more.

North Carolina Roadrunners Club - Raleigh, NC

Queen City Timing

ROADID

Road Runners Clubs of America - The national association of not-for-profit running clubs.  Its mission is to represent and promote the common interest of its member clubs and individual runners through education, leadership, programs and other services.

Run Charlotte - Charlotte, NC running events, race results, running shoes and apparel, etc.

Runner's World Magazine - A running magazine whose mission is to advise, educate and motivate runners of all ages and abilities.

Running Journal - The source for running news in the Southeast.  Features timely race results, a comprehensive calendar of upcoming events, columns and personal stories.

Wilmington Roadrunner's Club - One of the oldest continuously operating clubs in North Carolina.

YMBC - Young Memorial Running Club -  Concord, NC - This group is not exclusive to church members.  Everyone is invited.  This group is for walkers, runners, those who have already run a 5K, and everyone in between.  Childcare will be provided.

 

Preparing to run your first marathon?

http://www.active.com/running/Articles/How_to_Run_Your_First_Marathon.htm

 


SOLES 4 SOULS SHOE DRIVE
Donate your old running shoes or any old shoes to donate to those in need of footwear.  For more information go to www.soles4souls.org

 

Margaret Hagerty

Guinness World Records recognizes Concord native Margaret Hagerty

 She has earned a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for being the oldest person to complete a marathon for each of the seven continents.  Click here for more information. To see for yourself, this is located on page #101 in the Guinness World Records 2007 edition.