Race Days: Road and trail races in Winston-Salem, High Point, Greensboro and more

A listing of road and trail races, plus virtual options, across the Triad (with a few beyond).

Race Days: Road and trail races in Winston-Salem, High Point, Greensboro and more
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Road, trail and virtual races can be found across the Triad and beyond. To get more information or to sign up, just click on the links below. To send listings or to alert me to calendar changes, just email eddiewooten@gmail.com.

Find your event, but scroll to the bottom of this post and you'll find web sites with more event listings in other parts of North Carolina and beyond.

November

26: Black Friday Relays | 9 a.m. | Salem Lake, Winston-Salem (virtual option)

December

3: Santa 5K | 6 p.m. | Archdale

4: Wilmington Historic 5K and Half Marathon | 7 a.m. | Wilmington

4: Race 13.1 Durham Half Marathon, 10K and 5K | 7 a.m. | Durham

4: Raleigh (Holiday) Half Marathon | 7:30 a.m. | Raleigh

4: William G. White Jr. Family YMCA Mistletoe Run Half Marathon and 5K | 8 a.m. | Winston-Salem

4: Run at the Rock 7 Miles and 14 Miles | 9 a.m. | Cedarock Park, Burlington (virtual option)

4: Randolph County Young Life 5K | 9 a.m. | Asheboro

4: Santa's 5K and Reindeer Dash | 10 a.m. | High Point

4: Be the Light 5K | 4:30 p.m. | Archdale

11: Reindeer Romp 5K | 9 a.m. | Jamestown

11: Rosy Cheeks 5K | 9 a.m. | Mount Airy

11: Running of the Balls | 6 p.m. | Greensboro

18: Omega Sports Race Series: Jingle Jog 5K | 9 a.m. | Winston-Salem (virtual option)

18: Pilot Mountain Goat 7 Miles and 3 Miles | 9 a.m. | Pinnacle

31: Running of the Lights | 11:59 p.m. | Tanglewood Park, Clemmons

January 2022

1: Save Youth Sports 5K | 10 a.m. | Colfax

2: Carolina Beach State Park Trail Half and 5K | 8 a.m. | Carolina Beach

7: Frosty Fifty 5K Night Race | 5:30 p.m. | Winston-Salem

8: Frosty Fifty 50K and 25K and Gwyn's Grace Relay 50K | 8 a.m. | Winston-Salem (virtual option)

8: Lakeside Trail Race 8 and 15 Miles | 10 a.m. | Browns Summit

15: Charleston Marathon and Half Marathon | 7:10 a.m. | Charleston, S.C.

22: Hot Chocolate Half Marathon, 10K and 5K | 8 a.m. | Asheville

February

5: Uwharrie Mountain Run 8 Miles, 20 Miles, 40 Miles | 7 a.m. | Ophir

5: Krispy Kreme Challenge | 8:30 a.m. | Raleigh

13: St. Valentine's Day Massacre Marathon Relay | 10 a.m. | Greensboro

19: Run Oak Island Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K | 6:45 a.m. | Oak Island

26: NHRMC Wilmington Marathon, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay and 5K | 7:10 a.m. | Wilmington

26: Pilot Mountain Marathon and 20K | 9 a.m. | Pinnacle

26: Trivium Racing Multisport Series: Northeast Duathlon | 10 a.m. | Gibsonville

27: Trivium Racing Running Series: Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Half Marathon and 5 Miles | 9:30 a.m. | Gibsonville

March

5: Myrtle Beach Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K | 6:25 a.m. | Myrtle Beach, S.C.

5: Piedmont Race Series: Lucky Leprechaun/Running 4 Their Lives 5K | 10 a.m. | Colfax

5: Coast Guard Marathon and Half Marathon | Elizabeth City

12: Feed Stokes 5K and Half Marathon | 7:30 a.m. | King

12: Trivium Racing Running Series: Northern Trails Marathon and 10 Miles | 8:30 a.m. | Greensboro

12: Mount Shepherd 5K Trail Run | 10 a.m. | Asheboro

12: Old Town Beerun | 10:30 a.m. | Greensboro

12: RayLen Wine Run 5K | 9 a.m. | Mocksville

19: Nailed It! 5K | 8 a.m. | Winston-Salem

20: Tobacco Road Marathon and Half Marathon | 7 a.m. | Cary

26: Blackbeard's Revenge 100 Miles and 100K | 5 a.m., Corolla (100 Miles) | 9:30 a.m., Nags Head (100K)

26: PTI 5K and 10K On the Runway | 9 a.m. | Greensboro

April

2: Craft Half Marathon and 5K | 8:30 a.m. | Winston-Salem

2: Deacon Dash for Down Syndrome | 8:30 a.m. | Winston-Salem

9: Charlotte Racefest Half Marathon and 10K | 7:30 a.m. | Charlotte

10: Trivium Racing Running Series: Pig Pounder 5K | 4 p.m. | Greensboro

16: Dawn of a New Day 5K | 10 a.m. | Elkin

23: Flying Pirate Half Marathon | 7:30 a.m. | Kitty Hawk

23: Trivium Racing Multisport Series: Belews Lake Sprint and Olympic Triathlon | 8 a.m. | Stokesdale

30: Run Sunset Beach Half Marathon and 5K | 7 a.m. | Sunset Beach

30: Sherlock 5K | 8 a.m. | Greensboro

30: Run for Grace 5K | 8 a.m. | Lexington

30: Owls Roost Rumble Half Marathon and 4 Miles | 8:30 a.m. | Greensboro

30: Feet for the Street 5K | 8:30 a.m. | Winston-Salem

30: Run 5 Feed 5 | 9 a.m. | Archdale

May

7: May the Course Be With You 5K | Greensboro

14: ROCC the City Lights Ministry 5K | 8 a.m. | Clemmons

26: N.C. Beer Mile | 5 p.m. | Cary

June

1: The Big Run | 5:45 p.m. | Greensboro

July

16: Beat the Heat 5K | 6:30 p.m. | Winston-Salem

23: Kids for Kids Triathlon | 8 a.m. | Clemmons

24: Smiley Sprint Triathlon | 7:30 a.m. | Clemmons

August

13: High Point Sprint Triathlon | 7:45 a.m. | High Point

September

10: Davidson Doozie 5K | 8 a.m. | Lexington

October

1: Pilot Mountain to Hanging Rock 50K and 50 Miles | 6 a.m. | Pinnacle

1: Women's Only 5K Walk & Run | Greensboro

1: Victory Lap 5K | 8 a.m. | Greensboro

8: Trivium Racing Multisport Series: Nat Greene's Revenge Triathlons and Duathlon | 9 a.m. | Greensboro

15: Hit the Brixx 10K and 5K | 7:45 a.m. | Greensboro

15: Run for Joy 5K | 8 a.m. | Winston-Salem

21: Omega Sports Cannonball 5K | 6:45 p.m. | Greensboro

22: Hawg Run 5K | 7:30 a.m. | Lexington

22: Omega Sports Cannonball Marathon and Half Marathon | 8 a.m. | Greensboro

29: Flat and Fast Rural Hall 5K and 10K | 8 a.m. | Rural Hall

November

5: Horneytown Run for Hospice 5K | 8:30 a.m. | High Point

12: Mayberry Half Marathon, 5K and 10K | 8 a.m. | Mount Airy


Places you can find more races

Capstone Event Group

FS Series

Gate City Timing

Go! Sports Timing

HalfMarathons.net

It's Your Race

Jones Racing Company

Junction 311 Endurance Sports

Mountain Goat Racing

Precision Race

RunSignup.com

RunWellNC

Trivium Racing

Twin City Track Club