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Event Management

Great idea but don’t know where to start? No worries! We can help with venue selection, city permits, ABC permits, police, medical, bibs, t-shirts, course planning & logistics, water stops, food, volunteer management and more. We have  planned and executed dozens of successful events, and are ready to help you have a great race.

Timing

Fast, accurate and reliable results are essential to a successful race. We use the latest technology in timing from RaceResult. Live results for realtime alerts. Screen and receipt printed results at races. Fast online posting. We can provide registration and website services.

Course Design & Certification

A great course can make all the difference in having a successful event. Junction 311 owns and manages many events and we know what athletes like. We also know how to design and measure an accurate course to maximize safety while keeping your police costs as low as possible..  For an extra level of assurance, we can certify the course for you.

Event Marketing

We can help you in putting together a great marketing plan to build and grow your events. Junction 311 has extensive experience in email and social media marketing. As publishers of Running Junction magazine, we can help you get your race noticed by thousands of athletes.

Events That Inspire!

Special Events

Wake Forest Baptist Health “Ask A Doc” Breakfast – Various Omega Sports locations, NC

We’re excited to partner with the ACTIVE-PLAY Experts at Omega Sports (the Greensboro, High Point & Winston-Salem series is postponed and will be updated as soon as possible) for our upcoming ASK A DOC series. Enjoy complimentary breakfast bites and get your sports medicine, injury recovery, and wellness questions answered by a local Wake Forest Baptist Health provider! This series is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. No appointment necessary!

Virtual Premier Documentary of the Runner

We’re excited to share this rare documentary of Guor Maker’s journey from refugee to Olympian. While nothing that can match the communal experience of watching a film in a theater, we’re offering a virtual screening of RUNNER to bring the running community together and support our organization.

“A beautifully human story that is about nothing less than what makes us go, what makes us try, and what makes us run.” – Seth Troyer, Maddwolf

Junction 311 Owned Events

Carolina Brewsfest Virtually Real – **2020 Virtual Event**
High Point, NC

Carolina Brewsfest Half Marathon & 5k is now a virtual event. Carolina Brewsfest Half Marathon & 5k is now a virtual event. The race routes, tracking and official timing are made available to registered participants through the FREE RaceJoy App from July 16th thru July 25th! All registered runners will receive an invitation to post race award and packet pick up (valid through August 25, 2020).

Country Park 5k –  August 1, 2020, Greensboro, NC 

Road racing returns to the Triad on August 1st at Country Park, where Greensboro’s running community comes together for running and fun!

Area 13.1 Half Marathon & Terrestrial 5k – August 15, 2020

Roswell, GA

Happy Intergalactic Running Day! AREA 13.1 and Terrestrial 5K is an Out of this World Running Event. The AREA 13.1 Half Marathon is a night race in Roswell, GA. One of the most popular courses to run in the State of Georgia. The course is mostly flat with one small hill.   You are sure to earn a PR on this Half Marathon/5K course!

Craft Classic Half Marathon & 5K – September 12, 2020 Atlanta, GA

Go ahead, indulge yourself with two of Atlanta’s favorite pastimes: Running and Drinking Great Beer! The Craft Classic Half Marathon and 5K offers a unique Atlanta course starting at historic Grant Park and featuring great views, a challenging hill or two and a delicious craft beer reward from Monday Night Brewing at the finish line. Race giveaways for all participants include a commemorative event shirt, special finisher’s medal, a free beer from Monday Night Brewing and free race photos.

Heroes Red and Blue 5k & Super Heroes Kids Dash                                      September 26, 2020, Greensboro, NC 

The Heroes Red and Blue 5k is a community celebration to honor all fire fighters, police and public safety heroes. The event features a 5k, Kids Super Hero Dash and a community block party for ALL! Our mission is to connect with first responders to share appreciation, to create positive and lasting connections and to provide the platform for education and celebration for the first responders within the community.

Cannonball Marathon, Half Marathon & 5k – October 10, 2020
Greensboro, NC

The Cannonball has been a North Carolina classic for over a decade. We have seem blazing fast times in previous years for the half, but don’t be fooled the course isn’t a walk in the park. The race is also perfect for the beginner runner because of the gorgeous scenery. The backdrop for the race is Country Park and the beautiful north Greensboro countryside.  Country Park, with the Greensboro Science Center next door, is a great place for the family to hang out listen to our live band while you run.

Triple Lakes Trail Race – October 31, 2020
Greensboro, NC

Where else can you run 40 miles, a 40k or half marathon on some of the most beautiful single track in North Carolina, and then enjoy great barbecue and Aviator Brewing craft beer?  The backdrop for the race is Bur Mil Park which is a great place for the family to come spend the day in the park while you are off running in the woods. Bur Mil has 3 par golf course, driving range, great playground and nature center.

Running of the Turkeys 5k – November 26, 2020
Greensboro, NC

The Running of the Turkeys 5k & Family Fun Run returns an annual tradition to Greensboro’s Country Park! All participants get a cool Turkey Hat! 5k runners get an awesome long sleeve t-shirt. Bring the whole family and the pups. Pet-friendly and both runs have a “Top Dog” award.!

Run at the Rock Trail Race – December 5, 2020
Burlington, NC

This has got to be one of our favorite races.  From the tough as nails course to the post-race HOT soup, this one is a don’t miss event.  Cedar Rock Park is close enough to Chapel Hill, Raleigh, Greensboro, Winston-Salem and even Charlotte to draw some of the best trail runners in the state.  This race can also be tackled by first timers as everyone at this event will go out of their way to make sure ALL runners have a great experience.

Jingle Jog 5k – December 19, 2020
High Point, NC

The Jingle Jog 5k has become a Christmas tradition for runners from High Point, Greensboro, Winston-Salem and beyond! This dog-friendly race features hot coffee and cocoa, a finisher medal that doubles asa Christmas ornament, fun costumes, and a great 5k course. A portion of the proceeds go to Open Door Ministries and Ruff Love Rescue.]

Big Beach Marathon & Half Marathon – January 30 – 31, 2021
Gulf Shores, AL

Run Flat. Run Fast! Boasting a flat and fast Boston Qualifier course, the marathon reveals beautiful scenery as it winds through the paved trail system of Gulf State Park. And the 7K is back! Enjoy a great winter getaway with beautiful beaches, great seafood, and fast running! Incredible post race party at Gulf Shore’s epicenter of entertainment, The Hangout.

St. Valentine’s Day Massacre Marathon & Relay – February 14, 2021
Greensboro, NC

What… a marathon in February.  Don’t fret you get to run it with your buddies.  Get 3, 4,5 or more friends together because this race is all about teams.  The marathon is 16 laps.  Each person on the team will run 4 laps or approximately 6.5 miles.  You get to go to work on Monday and tell everyone you ran a marathon (just leave out it was a relay).  Hey if you are crazy enough to do this race all by yourself we won’t stop you.  The course is certified so it is a Boston Qualifier.  If you’re a loner and don’t have 3 friends then convince your cousin to do it with you because we have a 2 person division as well.  And, for those with lots of friends, we have a 5-8 person  teams…so there is something for everyone!

Run Crystal Coast Half Marathon, 10k & 5k – March 6, 2021
Morehead City, NC

The Crystal Coast is the perfect spot for your next race or adventure. The event is hosted in Morehead City, the largest town in Carteret County and is is located on the coast of North Carolina.The climate in March is perfect running weather With an average high temperature of 64 and low of 44. Combine this with our picturesque flat course and you have a great race experience waiting for you.

CraftHalf Half Marathon & 5K – April 3, 2021

Winston-Salem, NC  

Before you know it, we will be in April and that means the return of NC Beer Month, the best month to drink in NC. Foothills Brewing and Junction 311 Endurance Sports have partnered to bring a fun and energetic way to kick off NC Beer Month, the CraftHalf Half Marathon & 5k.

Charlotte Racefest Half Marathon & 10k – April 10, 2021 
Charlotte, NC  

A Charlotte tradition and the second year under new management! Charlotte Racefest has been a staple of the Charlotte road race scene for over a decade.A great course with awesome awards, unique medals, great food, fully stocked aid stations and fabulous Unknown Brewing Craft Beer!

Running of the Leprechauns- TBA 2021       

Alpharetta, GA

Do you like to run or walk? Do you love to drink beer and think St Patrick’s Day should be a week-long national holiday? Then we have the event for you! The inaugural Jekyll Brewing Running of the Leprechauns 5K in Alpharetta, GA. The run starts downhill out of Wills Park then heads up through the rolling hills of Awesome Alpharetta and finishes in the quaint downtown district.

 

Owls Roost Rumble Half Marathon & 3.5 Miler – TBA 2021  Greensboro, NC  

Now its 2nd decade, this race is a favorite of North Carolina trail runners. We have seem blazing fast times but don’t be fooled the course isn’t a walk in the park. The race is also perfect for the beginner trail runner because of the gorgeous scenery. The backdrop for the race is Bur Mil which is a great place for the family to come spend the day in the park while you are off running in the woods. Bur Mil has 3 par golf course, driving range, great playground and nature center.

 Indicates a Junction 311 owned event.

Owls Roost Rumble Half Marathon & 3.5 Miler –

**VIRTUAL EVENT** June 20, 2020 Greensboro, NC  

Now its 2nd decade, this race is a favorite of North Carolina trail runners. We have seem blazing fast times but don’t be fooled the course isn’t a walk in the park. The race is also perfect for the beginner trail runner because of the gorgeous scenery. The backdrop for the race is Bur Mil which is a great place for the family to come spend the day in the park while you are off running in the woods. Bur Mil has 3 par golf course, driving range, great playground and nature center.

Carolina Brewsfest Half Marathon & 5k – **NEW DATE**July 18, 2020
High Point, NC

The  most fun half marathon in the Triad! A great course, fabulous bands and awesome beer from all around North Carolina make this the must do half of the year! Admission to the Carolina Brewsfest Craft Beer Festival and two tasty craft beers included with registration!

Area 13.1 Half Marathon & Terrestrial 5k – August 15, 2020

Roswell, GA

Happy Intergalactic Running Day! AREA 13.1 and Terrestrial 5K is an Out of this World Running Event. The AREA 13.1 Half Marathon is a night race in Roswell, GA. One of the most popular courses to run in the State of Georgia. The course is mostly flat with one small hill.   You are sure to earn a PR on this Half Marathon/5K course!

Craft Classic Half Marathon & 5K – September 12, 2020 Atlanta, GA

Go ahead, indulge yourself with two of Atlanta’s favorite pastimes: Running and Drinking Great Beer! The Craft Classic Half Marathon and 5K offers a unique Atlanta course starting at historic Grant Park and featuring great views, a challenging hill or two and a delicious craft beer reward from Monday Night Brewing at the finish line. Race giveaways for all participants include a commemorative event shirt, special finisher’s medal, a free beer from Monday Night Brewing and free race photos.

Heroes Red and Blue 5k & Super Heroes Kids Dash                                      September 26, 2020, Greensboro, NC 

The Heroes Red and Blue 5k is a community celebration to honor all fire fighters, police and public safety heroes. The event features a 5k, Kids Super Hero Dash and a community block party for ALL! Our mission is to connect with first responders to share appreciation, to create positive and lasting connections and to provide the platform for education and celebration for the first responders within the community.

Cannonball Marathon, Half Marathon & 5k – October 10, 2020
Greensboro, NC

The Cannonball has been a North Carolina classic for over a decade. We have seem blazing fast times in previous years for the half, but don’t be fooled the course isn’t a walk in the park. The race is also perfect for the beginner runner because of the gorgeous scenery. The backdrop for the race is Country Park and the beautiful north Greensboro countryside.  Country Park, with the Greensboro Science Center next door, is a great place for the family to hang out listen to our live band while you run.

Triple Lakes Trail Race – October 31, 2020
Greensboro, NC

Where else can you run 40 miles, a 40k or half marathon on some of the most beautiful single track in North Carolina, and then enjoy great barbecue and Aviator Brewing craft beer?  The backdrop for the race is Bur Mil Park which is a great place for the family to come spend the day in the park while you are off running in the woods. Bur Mil has 3 par golf course, driving range, great playground and nature center.

Running of the Turkeys 5k – November 26, 2020
Greensboro, NC

The Running of the Turkeys 5k & Family Fun Run returns an annual tradition to Greensboro’s Country Park! All participants get a cool Turkey Hat! 5k runners get an awesome long sleeve t-shirt. Bring the whole family and the pups. Pet-friendly and both runs have a “Top Dog” award.!

Run at the Rock Trail Race – December 5, 2020
Burlington, NC

This has got to be one of our favorite races.  From the tough as nails course to the post-race HOT soup, this one is a don’t miss event.  Cedar Rock Park is close enough to Chapel Hill, Raleigh, Greensboro, Winston-Salem and even Charlotte to draw some of the best trail runners in the state.  This race can also be tackled by first timers as everyone at this event will go out of their way to make sure ALL runners have a great experience.

Jingle Jog 5k – December 19, 2020
High Point, NC

The Jingle Jog 5k has become a Christmas tradition for runners from High Point, Greensboro, Winston-Salem and beyond! This dog-friendly race features hot coffee and cocoa, a finisher medal that doubles asa Christmas ornament, fun costumes, and a great 5k course. A portion of the proceeds go to Open Door Ministries and Ruff Love Rescue.]

Big Beach Marathon & Half Marathon – January 30 – 31, 2021
Gulf Shores, AL

Run Flat. Run Fast! Boasting a flat and fast Boston Qualifier course, the marathon reveals beautiful scenery as it winds through the paved trail system of Gulf State Park. And the 7K is back! Enjoy a great winter getaway with beautiful beaches, great seafood, and fast running! Incredible post race party at Gulf Shore’s epicenter of entertainment, The Hangout.

St. Valentine’s Day Massacre Marathon & Relay – February 14, 2021
Greensboro, NC

What… a marathon in February.  Don’t fret you get to run it with your buddies.  Get 3, 4,5 or more friends together because this race is all about teams.  The marathon is 16 laps.  Each person on the team will run 4 laps or approximately 6.5 miles.  You get to go to work on Monday and tell everyone you ran a marathon (just leave out it was a relay).  Hey if you are crazy enough to do this race all by yourself we won’t stop you.  The course is certified so it is a Boston Qualifier.  If you’re a loner and don’t have 3 friends then convince your cousin to do it with you because we have a 2 person division as well.  And, for those with lots of friends, we have a 5-8 person  teams…so there is something for everyone!

Run Crystal Coast Half Marathon, 10k & 5k – March 6, 2021
Morehead City, NC

The Crystal Coast is the perfect spot for your next race or adventure. The event is hosted in Morehead City, the largest town in Carteret County and is is located on the coast of North Carolina.The climate in March is perfect running weather With an average high temperature of 64 and low of 44. Combine this with our picturesque flat course and you have a great race experience waiting for you.

CraftHalf Half Marathon & 5K – April 3, 2021

Winston-Salem, NC  

Before you know it, we will be in April and that means the return of NC Beer Month, the best month to drink in NC. Foothills Brewing and Junction 311 Endurance Sports have partnered to bring a fun and energetic way to kick off NC Beer Month, the CraftHalf Half Marathon & 5k.

Charlotte Racefest Half Marathon & 10k – April 10, 2021 
Charlotte, NC  

A Charlotte tradition and the second year under new management! Charlotte Racefest has been a staple of the Charlotte road race scene for over a decade.A great course with awesome awards, unique medals, great food, fully stocked aid stations and fabulous Unknown Brewing Craft Beer!

Running of the Leprechauns- 2021 TBA     

Alpharetta, GA

Do you like to run or walk? Do you love to drink beer and think St Patrick’s Day should be a week-long national holiday? Then we have the event for you! The inaugural Jekyll Brewing Running of the Leprechauns 5K in Alpharetta, GA. The run starts downhill out of Wills Park then heads up through the rolling hills of Awesome Alpharetta and finishes in the quaint downtown district.

 

 Indicates a Junction 311 owned event.

The Omega Sports Race Series

The Omega Sports Race Series, January – December 2020

Junction 311 is proud to manage the Omega Sports Race Series. Participate in 5 races in the series to be eligible for awards. Run as many races as you can and we will score all of your races. Enjoy special invitations to ongoing series socials, gatherings and special events through the year.  And best of all….THE end of season celebration for all series qualifiers!

Timed Events

Freedom Run 10K & 5K **VIRTUAL EVENT** – July 4, 2020
Greensboro, NC

The Freedom Run 10k, 5k, and Fun Run is a great way to start your 4th of July. Come run in honor and support of Military personnel who protect and defend our freedom. Deck yourself out in a patriotic costume and show off your American spirit!

Sherlock 5K & Fun Run/Dog Walk – **VIRTUAL EVENT** August 22, 2020

Greensboro, NC

This fun 5K and 1 mile walk starts and finishes at LeBauer Park in downtown Greensboro.  All proceeds benefit earlier.org – Friends for an Earlier Breast Cancer Test and critical breast cancer research. In Memory of Sherlock, the Chocolate Lab who saved Martha Kaley’s life by discovering her breast cancer. Optional to bring your dog for the 1M Fun Run or Dogwalk!

Katie Bunch Memorial 5K Run/Walk – **NEW DATE** August 29, 2020

Asheboro, NC

A great 5K run/walk at Asheboro Memorial Park.  This event was created to celebrate the life that Katie lived. All proceeds go toward Katie Bunch Servant Leader Scholarship at Asheboro High School.

Moonlight Madness 5k – September 18, 2020
Winston-Salem, NC

The Moonlight Madness 5k is what happens when a competitive 5k and a Party get together and have a baby. You end up with a best darn 5k around. Come join us for running, music, beer and plenty of smiles and good times at Bailey Park.

Pinnacle 5K  – September 12, 2020

High Point, NC

Join us for our 2nd annual Pinnacle 5K in North Carolina! We hope you and your families will join us for this fun event! The top three winners from each age group will be presented with a prize! Associates can submit a photo of their race bib to Go365 for 250 points! All funds collected will be donated to Hospice of the Piedmont.

Tangerfit 5K Run/Walk – September 26, 2020
Mebane, NC

Tanger Outlets Mebane is partnering with Little Pink Houses of Hope a local Breast Cancer Awareness Organization to host the Second Annual TangerFit 5K Run/Walk.

Hit the Brixx 10k & 5k – October 24, 2020
Greensboro, NC

Run a 10k & 5k on the same day while supporting the fight against blood cancers. 100% of net proceeds go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Both races earn Greensboro race Series points!

Get your spook on and wear your best Halloween costume. If you really rock your Halloween get-up, you just might be in for a special treat! Afterward, head on down to Brixx Pizza for the Triad’s best race after party with free craft beer and delicious wood-fired pizza!

Heart & Sole 5K – October 31, 2020
High Point, NC

The Heart & Sole 5K Run and Charity Walk was created to raise funds for the sole purpose of assisting patients with the cost of the Heart Strides Program. Since 1985, the Heart Strides Program has been helping patients with cardiac disease. Cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation treatment is essential for improving a patient’s quality of life and helps prevent future heart or lung recurrences. Today, the Heart Strides program helps hundreds of patients per year throughout the Triad.

LUNGe Forward 5k – November 14, 2020
Center City Park, Greensboro, NC

5K Run, Walk & Rally! From the 5K race to the celebration rally, to the kid’s dash, this year’s event will include a variety of activities for the entire family.  The Greensboro LUNGe Forward 5K Run, Walk, & Rally will be a day of celebration and remembrance, as well as a day to take action and provide hope to those impacted by lung cancer. However you choose to participate, your support will make an impact in the fight against lung cancer in North Carolina.

Reindeer Run 5k – December 14, 2019

Asheboro, NC 

Join us for a celebration of giving as we kick off our annual gift distribution with the Reindeer Run & Dash. Operation Red Sleigh is in it’s 19th year of providing Christmas to the under privileged children of Randolph County.

Our Reindeer Run and Dash will take place at 9am on Saturday December 9th at Central United Methodist Church. There will be a 5k route. We welcome runners and walkers to this fun event. All participants will get a shirt and a special gift. This will be a timed event.

Come out in your best/worst Christmas costume….awards given out to the best and worst!

About Us

ENJOY

Fun and enjoyment are at the core of everything we do. Our events are for you, family and friends to have a great time and create lasting memories. And guess what? We have a blast producing great endurance events!

ENDURE

It’s in the name of our company, it’s part of our DNA, it’s about going the distance. Every event we produce will let you push your limits and compete against others or yourself. All of our events will always be timed and provide an exciting atmosphere.

CARE

Making someone else’s life or day  a little happier, brighter and better is just plain fun. We like it!  A portion of the proceeds at each of our events goes to a non-profit organization, such as the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society or Friends in Action, that is dedicated to helping others.

Contact Us

Junction 311 Endurance Sports

Address
3624 Westfield St
High Point, NC 27265

Emailinfo@junction311.com
Phone: (336) 793-4311

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