Chilly Challenge 8k – February 23, 2013 – North Buncombe Middle School – Weaverville, NC

This is part of the 2013 Asheville Track Club Grand Prix.

Yay – a new race in February! A 10 AM 8k ( time to sleep in) followed by chili. From the race organizers:

The race is the inaugural North Buncombe 8K, a timed race benefiting North Buncombe Middle School PTO. It is a rarely found 8K on an out and back, rolling hill course. The race will be followed by an amazing assortment of Chili, free to runners. Chili tasting for non-runners is available for $5.

$5 chili tasting tickets will be available for purchase on race day for spectators. Long-Sleeve T-shirts guaranteed to those who register for either the 8K Race or 1 Mile Fun Run by January 31, 2013.



Turn by Turn Directions:

  • Left out of school parking lot
  • Follow onto Dula Springs Road
  • Right onto N. Buncombe School Rd
  • Right onto Evening Shade, Turn around at U-Turn
  • Right onto N. Buncombe School Rd
  • Right onto Griffee Road (at Light)
  • Follow onto Doan Road
  • Follow on Road around front entrance of NWR
  • Proceed onto Sidewalk path, following counter clockwise around play area
  • Proceed back onto to drive path with NWR on left, proceeding clockwise around parking area
  • Follow Doan Road down to Light
  • Left onto N. Buncombe School Road
  • Left into Entrance for N. Buncombe Middle School (Old Buncombe School Rd)
  • Left into Front parking lot of NBMS to FINISH LINE!

Online registration is available at, or you may download a Chilly Challenge Registration Form.

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