25th Annual

August 17, 2019

1 Mile 8:00 AM

5K 8:30 AM

on the Cross Country Course


WakeMed Soccer Park

Cary, NC

Benefiting Birthchoice

Part of the Grand Prix race series


The 1 mile and 5K are both held on the cross country course at WakeMed Soccer Park. It begins and ends on a large grassy field with scenic wooded trails in between.

The course is marked and volunteers help direct runners at keys points. Water is provided near the half way mark of the 5K and at the finish of both races.

Venue records

  • Women - 16:06 by Ryen Frazier in 2015
  • Men - 14:20 by Shaun Thompson in 2014

Run For Life records

  • Women - 17:39 by Michelle Langan in 2014
  • Men - 16:19 by Daniel Moore in 2011


201 Soccer Park Drive Cary, NC 27511


Price Schedule:

    • 5K - $25 through 7/30/2019 $30 after 7/30
    • 1 Mile - $20 through 7/30/2019 $25 after 7/30


  • Pre-race packet pickup will be on Thursday, August 15, from 5 to 7 PM at Inside-Out Sports. All those stopping by during packet pickup hours will be entered in a drawing for a $25 gift certificate from Inside-Out Sports.

Inside-Out SportsPreston Walk Shopping Center2002 Grisdale LaneCary, NC 27513

  • Race day packet picket up will begin at 7 AM at the registration tent .


  • This year's race will be another AWESOME event, but we count on AWESOME volunteers to make it so. If you would like to volunteer on race day please click the link below. We need people to help with participant check-in, prepping race snacks, manning the water station, and manning the course. If you sign up we'll be in touch with you in early August.



Participants may register as either Competitive or Recreational entrants.

  • Competitive entrants receive official finishing times and are eligible for awards.
  • Recreational entrants do not receive official times or awards.

Race Results

For Further Information

Contact Eileen Mayhew at 919-678-3004 or eileen@BirthchoiceWake.org

Race Sponsors