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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.


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!

Triple Lakes Trail Race – October 26, 2019
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 – November 28, 2019
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 7, 2019
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

Jingle Jog 5k – December 21, 2019
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 25 – 26, 2020
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 a new 7K on Saturday! 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.

Massacre Marathon Relay

St. Valentine’s Day Massacre Marathon & Relay – February 9, 2020
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 7, 2020
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 4, 2020
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 18, 2020
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 a decade and a half. A great course with awesome awards, unique medals, great food, fully stocked aid stations and fabulous Unknown Brewing Craft Beer!


Owls Roost Rumble Half Marathon & 3.5 Miler – April 25, 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 – May 16, 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.

Margarita Wars 5K Run/Walk – September 21, 2019 High Point, NC

Junction311 Endurance Sports and Yes Weekly are proud to present the inaugural Margarita Wars 5K Run/Walk.  The event is all about fun with friends and family.  You won’t want to miss this unique opportunity to sample margaritas created by the Triad’s best mixologists an restaurants.  You help award ‘The Triad’s Best Margarita’ at Margarita Wars!  Plus, LIVE entertainment and more!

Heroes Red and Blue 5k & Super Heroes Kids Dash                                      September 28, 2019, 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.

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Hit the Brixx 10k & 5k – October 19, 2019
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!

Sara’s Cure 5k – October 19, 2019
Charleston, SC

“Sara’s Cure 5k – Race for Research” is a family-friendly timed 5k held in the fall. Sara’s Cure is a grassroots, race-against-time campaign focused on funding critical research to find a cure for Clear Cell Sarcoma.We will have jump castles ($5 for an armband) a food truck and music to enjoy! Come out and be a part of funding research to cure Clear Cell Sarcoma while enjoying the beautiful Lowcountry views & good family fun.


Dysautonomia Dash 5k – October 19, 2019
Greensboro, NC

Join us on October 19th for a fun event and help us raise awareness for dysautonomia.  Each year we bring together family, friends and  loved ones to help support the dysautonomia community.  Whether you wish to run, walk, or roll your way through the 5K or 1 mile course, or just come and show your support, we hope you will join us. All proceeds benefit Dysautonomia International research, physician education, public awareness and patient empowerment programs.



Maddie’s Miles 5k – October 26, 2019
Winston-Salem, NC

Proceeds from the Maddie’s Miles 5k will go to support Phoenix Rising of Winston Salem, Inc, a non-profit group whose mission is to battle addiction by supporting local drug courts; funding treatment; and launching awareness campaigns so that no more lives will be lost to addiction and accidental overdose deaths.

Lunge Forward 5k – November 2, 2019
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. 


Marine Corps Toys for Tots Fun Run  – November 2, 2019
Kernersville, NC

Toys For Tots is a Marine Corps charity. We are raising money and toys for the children in need in the Triad area. All toys will be distributed in December and all money will either buy toys or be donated to the Toys for Tots foundation.


The Cooper Lowe Memorial Friends and Heroes 5k Color Run 
November 9, 2019 High Point, NC

This inaugural event will honor first responders and veterans. Not your traditional 5K and fun run – but a COLOR RUN!  This event is a fundraiser in memory of Cooper Lowe. All funds raised go to the Cooper Lowe playground and to the athletics programs at High Point Friends School.


Emergency Chaplains 5K, November 16, 2019

Durham, NC

Join us for the inaugural Emergency Chaplains 5K!  Experience the peaceful American Tobacco Trail as you run or walk to raise money for Emergency Chaplains. Emergency Chaplains is a nonprofit that serves the First Responders in Durham.  The course will start and finish at Hillside High School.

Hope Run 5k – April 25, 2020
Winston-Salem, NC

Registration for the Hope Run & Family Picnic is NOW OPEN! A signature event for Trellis Supportive Care, formerly Hospice & Palliative CareCenter, returns to Bailey Park on Saturday, April 13th for the 23rd Annual Hope Run & Family Picnic!

Freedom Run 10k, 5k, & 1 Mile Fun Run – 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!

Wake-Up & Walk 5k – August 24, 2019
Winston-Salem, NC

Help ensure that ALL children can WAKE UP,  safe in their home and neighborhood, ready to succeed in school and supported within a strong family.

Moonlight Madness 5k – September 20, 2019
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.

About Us


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!


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.


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

3624 Westfield St
High Point, NC 27265

Phone: (336) 793-4311

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