Slated as North Carolina’s Premier Road Race, the City of Oaks Marathon & Half Marathon takes place this Sunday and showcases Raleigh’s focal points! The course will take you on a foot tour of downtown, by the State Capital Building, as well as by NC State, Meredith College and along the Capital Area Greenway system. Best of all, it’s a Boston qualifier! Check out the course map here.
FROM THE RACE ORGANIZERS
Each course highlights the diversity of Raleigh’s landscape, from modern city to wooded trails with a streamed setting.
Is 26.2 more than you’re after?
The BCBSNC City of Oaks event has a distance option for any runner! You can #RunOaks by racing any of the following distance options: 26.2 mile Raleigh City of Oaks Marathon, 13.1 mile UNC REX Healthcare Half Marathon, CPI Security Old Reliable 10k, Four-person Marathon Relay, Two-person Half Marathon Relay and a Kids’ Mile.
NC State Bell Tower
2100 Hillsborough Street
The full marathon, half marathon, relays and 10k will start simultaneously at 7:00 AM.
INFO/REGISTRATION @ RACE WEBSITE
The 5k will start at 7:20 AM and the Kids Mile 7:30 AM.