Local Races & Events

35th Annual RUN FOR THE ROSES 5K

35th Annual RUN FOR THE ROSES 5K In-Store Event

Sunday, February 08, 2015
Dorothea Dix Campus - Haywood Bldg. - 805 Ruggles Dr. Raleigh, NC
One of the oldest 5K’s in the Triangle, the Run for the Roses (where all female 5K finishers receive a rose) offers a fun-filled afternoon for the family to raise money to benefit Canines for Service, an organization which trains service dogs for people with limited mobility and Team Red, White and Blue NC, an organization with the mission to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity.
Healthy Kids Running Series

Healthy Kids Running Series In-Store Event

Sunday, April 12, 2015
Leesville Elementary School - 8401 Leesville Rd. - Raleigh, NC 27613
The Healthy Kids Running Series is a five week running program in the spring and fall for kids from Pre-K to 8th grade. Each Race Series takes place once a week and offers age appropriate running events including the 50 yard dash, the 1/4 mile, the 1/2 mile and the one mile run. Kids compete each week of the Series for a chance to earn points and at the end of the Series the top boy and girl with the most points in their respective age division receive a trophy. It doesn't matter how fast or slow you run because all participants receive a medal and gift bag for their achievements courtesy of our sponsors!