Have an idea for an event? Need timing? Want help with marketing?
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.
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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.
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.
St. Valentine’s Day Massacre Marathon & Relay – February 12, 2023
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!
Running of the Leprechauns – March 11, 2023
The Running of the Leprechauns 5K is where we celebrate St Patrick’s Day and run! The run starts downhill out of Riverside Park then heads down Riverside drive along the Chattahoochee River. This is a FAST 5k course with an out and back format. Looking for a 5k PR? This is your course !!
CraftHalf Half Marathon & 5K – April 1, 2023
The event is a celebration of running, the community and a kickoff celebration to North Carolina Beer Month. Don’t miss the 8th annual Craft Half Marathon, 5k, Kids Dash and community block party! Come celebrate North Carolina with running and craft beer and with the Triad’s premier spring distance race!
Charlotte Racefest Half Marathon & 10K – April 15, 2023
Celebrating running and the Charlotte community over two decades, Charlotte RaceFest Half Marathon and 10K continues to be the premiere spring endurance event and celebration! RaceFest offers the opportunity to experience a community event full of tradition, goodwill and a feel-good vibes.
Run 704 – May 6, 2023
Join us for our 2nd annual Run 704 in the heart of University City, celebrating our Queen City, as only Charlotte can. One Event Distance – 7.04 miles. A craft beer, all age, community, post-run celebration hosted at Armored Cow Brewing.
Area 13.1 Half Marathon, Out of This World 10K & Terrestrial 5k – August 19, 2023
Happy Intergalactic Running Day! AREA 13.1, Out of this World 10K, 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!
The Cannonball Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K & 5k – October 13 & 14, 2023
The Cannonball is celebrating its 20th anniversary as one of the longest-running endurance events in North Carolina. It features the “DOUBLE BARREL” challenge with the 5K on Friday evening so you can run the 5K AND either the 10K (NEW IN 2023!), full or half marathon on Saturday. Two parties plus extra medals and schwag!
We have seen 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 right next door, is a great place for the family to hang out listen to our live band while you run.
Hit the Brixx 10K & 5K – October 21, 2023
Join us for another great 10K & 5K race and support the fight against blood cancers! Get your spook on and wear your best Halloween costume. 100% of net proceeds go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Both races earn Greensboro race series points!
Running of the Turkeys 5k – November 23, 2023
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!
Running of the Turkeys 5k – November 23, 2023
The Running of the Turkeys 5K & Family Fun Run returns an annual tradition to Downtown Roswell! 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!
Jingle Jog 5K – December TBA, 2023
The Jingle Jog 5k has become a Christmas tradition for runners from Winston-Salem, High Point, Greensboro, and beyond! This dog-friendly race features hot drinks, cold craft beer, a finisher medal that doubles as a Christmas ornament, fun costumes, and a great 5K course. A portion of the proceeds goes to Ruff Love Rescue.
Big Beach Marathon, Half Marathon & Safari 7K – January 27 & 28, 2024
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.
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Shamrock Distance Classic Half Marathon/10K/5K – March 4, 2023
St Petersburg, FL
Get your green on and go! This may this be your lucky PR race on our fast and flat course at historic Fort De Soto Park. Shamrocks, green beer, and live music at the awards ceremony make this a fun, yet challenging, Shamrock race.
Ft De Soto Distance Classic 15K/10K/5K – September 25, 2022
St Petersburg, FL
We kick off our race season at historic Fort De Soto Park with a 15K, 10K, and 5K (and a great season-opening party) – a distance for every runner and walker. As the sun rises, the start is underway! Join us…your race, your pace!
Halloween Distance Classic Half Marathon/10K/5K – October 30, 2022
St Petersburg, FL
Join us for a wicked-good time at Fort De Soto Park this Halloween. Enjoy the parade of costumes whizzing by at this fun, yet competitive, race – not to miss! With a Half Marathon, a 10K, and a 5K, there’s a distance for everyone. Virtual option as well. Costumes are encouraged, but not required.
Holiday Distance Classic Half Marathon/10K/5K – December 11, 2022
Madiera Beach, FL
Santa is back in town! Whether you’re naughty or nice, you don’t want to miss this fun, festive, holiday favorite. Our Holiday Half point-to-point course starts in Madeira Beach and ends in beautiful tree-lined Taylor Park; the Holiday 10K starts in Seminole City Park and meets up with the Half course with the same finish line. Jingle all the way!
The Omega Sports Race Series, January – December 2023
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!
Waggin’ Wild 5K – March 4, 2023
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.
Kilometers Over Cancer Tournament Trot- March 4, 2023
Introducing the inaugural Otis & Wawa’s Kilometers Over Cancer Tournament Trot! Start your semi-final Saturday (March 4th) with a 5K in/around the Greensboro Coliseum, then enjoy 2 action packed ACC Tournament Semi-Final games! Tip off is at 12 noon. A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit earlier.org – Friends for an Earlier Breast Cancer Test – the nation’s only nonprofit breast cancer organization focused solely on identifying an earlier biological detection test for breast cancer. Since 1995, earlier.org has awarded nearly $5 million to fund seed grants at prestigious institutions across the country and around the world. Learn more at www.earlier.org.
Run With Lily – March 18, 2023
Lily Butler was a senior at Providence Grove High School where she excelled academically and athletically. She was a passionate and accomplished distance runner, inspiring her cross country and track teammates to exceed their own expectations. The 5K and Fun Run will honor Lily’s memory as a kind and humble spirit. All net proceeds and donations will benefit the Randolph County Family Crisis Center and The Oaks Therapeutic Community.
PTI Runway 5K & 10K – March 25, 2023
PTI Airport- Greensboro, NC
Run on the PTI Runway, YES! The entire race course will provide a flat and close up view of the airport. Our charity partners include The Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC, Greensboro Urban Ministry and Open Door Ministries. All are invited to come out to run/walk the runway. The course is wheelchair accessible and baby stroller friendly.
Tiger Trot 5K – March 25, 2023
The race will raise funds for the Jamestown Elementary PTA. All proceeds will support the Jamestown Elementary school, students and teachers. This is more than a 5K and we hope you stay to enjoy the community event. We will have food trucks, bounce house and more! Come for the run, stay for the fun!
Cedarock Trail Run 5K, 10K, Half Marathon & Relay – April 1, 2023
Inspired by the overwhelming success of Run at the Rock in December, we created the Cedarock Trail Run, a new, super-fun, and very social springtime event where solo racers and relay teams will battle it out on four, unique 5Kish loops. Challenge yourself to run 5K, 10K, or Half Marathon solo or grab a friend (or two or three) to form a half marathon relay team. Cedarock Park is located in Burlington, NC and is an easy drive from Chapel Hill, Durham, Raleigh, Greensboro, and Winston-Salem. We’re going to have a blast in April and hope to see you there!
Run for Recovery – April 15, 2023
Join us for the 2023 Run & Walk for Recovery to build awareness about the benefits for Substance Use Disorder treatment, celebrate recovery, and raise support to provide treatment for those who lack financial resources through Fellowship Hall’s Partner Scholarship Program. If you’re in recovery, know someone who is, or just want to know more about alcohol or drug treatment and recovery, join us… and bring your family and friends! Free for children 12 and under; strollers welcome!
Chase the Dream 5K – April 22, 2023
Winston Salem, NC
Please join us for the inaugural running of Chase the Dream! The out and back course starts and finishes at Bailey Park. All proceeds from the race support the Dream Center. We offer a helping hand to those living in Forsyth County. We offer counseling, food assistance, and clothing.
Bengal Dash 5K – April 23, 2023
5K Run/Walk (USATF Certified Course) and Kids 1-Mile Obstacle Course Fun Run. The new obstacle course fun run will be geared toward ages 5-12, but older and younger are welcome! No strollers. Parents, please join your little ones! Racers will be grouped into age-appropriate heats, but families are encouraged to run together.
May the Course Be With You 5K & 10K – May 6, 2023
Lawndale Baptist Church, Greensboro, NC
Celebrate the spirit of May the 4th and kick it into hyper-drive for the 6th Annual Star Wars-themed 10K, 5K, and Fun Run! May the Course Be With You, sponsored by Dr. Steve Lucey of Sports Medicine and Joint Replacement, includes a Costume Contest, opportunities for fundraising for our charity beneficiary, and LOTS of prizes! Check out our website for more details, including a FREE 10-week training program with Greensboro’s official RunnerDude, Thad McLaurin! And remember, the Force will be with you. Always.
Freedom Run 10K & 5K – July 4, 2023
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!
Sprocket Fuel XC Mountain Bike Race- August 12, 2023
The Sprocket Fuel XC MTB Race is BACK to challenge mountain bikers of all ability levels on the AWESOME trails at Harris Lake. Get your game face on and race on some of the best single-track in the Triangle Area!
During registration, choose from 25 skill and age-based classes. Depending on class, racers will start separately in waves and complete 1-3 laps (3-21 total miles) on a course that includes smooth, twisty, and flowing single-track trails.
Moonlight Madness 5K & Monster Mile- September 15, 2023
The Moonlight Madness 5K & Monster Mile race brings out some of the top competitors and those just looking to have a good time. Come join us for a night race with live music, craft beer and a friendly family fun night out at Bailey Park.
Rootrock 5K, 10K & Half Marathon – October 21, 2023
Welcome to the 3rd Annual Rootrock Trail Run! Run 5K, 10K, or the Half Marathon of sweet single-track. Sprawling over 900 acres and located on the south side of Chapel Hill, NC, Briar Chapel is a green community that boasts a vast network of forested hiking and mountain biking trails. In addition to fantastic trails, centrally located Great Meadow Park, with its beautiful lawn, stage, and pavilion, offers a perfect setting area to start and finish a race.
Run At The Rock 5K, 10K & Half Marathon – December 2, 2023
Welcome to the 19th Annual Run at the Rock! Since 2005, trail runners from across the region have challenged themselves on the beautiful and demanding trails of Cedarock Park. Run 5K, 10K, or Half Marathon on awesome courses that include twisty single-track and smooth, flowing equestrian trails. Cedarock Park is located in Burlington, NC and is an easy drive from Chapel Hill, Durham, Raleigh, Greensboro, and Winston-Salem. See you in December for an awesome day of trail running action.
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.
Junction 311 Endurance Sports
3624 Westfield St
High Point, NC 27265
Phone: (336) 793-4311