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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!

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 – 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.

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.

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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.

Ron Johnson Red Ribbon Run & AIDS Walk 5K, November 16, 2019

LoFi Park – Greensboro, NC

The Ron Johnson Red Ribbon Run & AIDS Walk is a fundraising 5K run and walk in downtown Greensboro, North Carolina. The event benefits Triad Health Project programs that prevent HIV and provide compassionate care and support for those living with HIV.

Que-mmunity 5K Run/Walk – November 16, 2019 Piedmont Quarry, Winston-Salem, NC

Come out and support the Psi Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc at the Que-mmunity 5K run/walk fundraiser, providing scholarships to young men in our community.  

Waggin’ Wild 5k – March 7, 2020

Bur-Mil Park Greensboro, NC 

Waggin’ Wild 5k is a run-walk for people of all ages.  Individuals, teams, competitive runners and leisurely strollers all participate in this fundraiser. Vaccinated and well-mannered leashed pets are welcome, family participation is encouraged! Loving Pet Inn Adoptions rescues abandoned, breeder, puppy mill and shelter dogs, takes care of their medical and rehabilitation needs and adopts them to stable, loving homes. The organization also promotes and provides spay/neuter financial aid to the community. 

 

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!

 

May the Course Be With You 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run – May 2, 2020

Lawndale Baptist Church, Greensboro, NC

Celebrate the spirit of May the 4th (on May the 2nd!) and kick it into hyper-drive for the 2nd annual Star Wars-themed 5K! Worried you can’t run a 5K? Remember, the Force will be with you. Always. 

 

 

Katie Bunch Memorial 5K Run/Walk – May 2, 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.  

 

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!

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!

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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