Here are some links to a few of our favorite local races and racing sites that we'd like to share with you and ask you to consider supporting.
2013 Carolina Sports Medicine BattleshipHalf Marathon and Port Land Grille Battleship 5k: The 15th Annual Carolina Sports Medicine Battleship NC Half Marathon is a beautiful and challenging (for the beach area) Half Marathon that starts and finishes at the Battleship North Carolina. The Port Land Grille Battleship 5K is an out and back going over one bridge. Local runners volunteer for, support, and make this race possibleEach racer in both the Half Marathon and 5K gets a FREE TICKET to tour the Battleship North Carolina. The race is in Wilmington, NC on November 3, 2013 at 8:00 A.M. Registration can be found at the following link: http://beta.active.com/wilmington-nc/running/distance-running-races/carolina-sports-medicine-battleship-half-marathon-and-port-land-grille-battleship-5k-2013
Eve Carson Memorial 5k for Education: The Eve Carson Memorial 5K for Education honors the legacy of outstanding leadership and community service that former UNC student body president Eve Marie Carson left after her life was tragically cut short. Ms. Carson was a beloved Tar Heel who possessed a passion for the University and its students. The race is in Chapel Hill, NC on November 16, 2013 at 9:00 A.M. Registration can be found at the following link: http://www.educationforeve.com/
Run for a Reason 5K: The second annual race is run in Greenville, NC on December 14th at 9:00 A.M. All proceeds from the race are donated to TheTEDI BEAR Children's Advocacy Center which serves children up to eighteen years old who are alleged victims of abuse and/or neglect. The center provides a child-friendly environment to help heal the trauma that typically accompanies abuse or neglect. Registration can be found at the following link: http://www.runtheeast.com/calendardetail.php?id=209
Active.com: The official site of the Patriot Run. ACTIVE is the leader in online event registrations from 5k running races and marathons to softball leagues and local events. ACTIVE also makes it easy to learn and prepare for all the things you love to do with expert resources, training plans and fitness calculators.