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2014 EVENT SCHEDULE 

 


Bear Wallow Beast 5K                             

Date: Sunday, May 4, 2014
Gerton, NC

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Info/Results: Event Page

The fiercest 5K around returns with the Bear Wallow Beast 5K in Gerton (28735), just south of Asheville.  Runners will climb 1,400 feet to the finish line where they will enjoy music and a cold beer (21+ runners get one free). Food vendors will also be on-site.  Proceeds benefit the Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy. 


MTA Lake James Triathlon & Duathlon

Date: Saturday, May 17, 2014
Lake James State Park - Marion, NC

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

The first mountain multisport event of the season is at Lake James for the MTA Lake James Triathlon & Duathlon.  Individuals and teams are welcome for this event that includes a lake swim, road bike and trail runs.  

Triathlon

  • 750 meter swim
  • 22 mile bike
  • 5K trail run

Duathlon

  • 3.1 mile run
  • 22 mile ride
  • 5K run

Info/Results: Event Page


Downhill at Dawn Half Marathon

Date: Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 6:00 a.m.

Ridgecrest Conference Center
Black Mountain, NC

SOLD OUT - WAITING LIST OPEN!

Downhill at Dawn Half Marathon – The Ridgecrest Conference Center in Black Mountain is the start line for this downhill half marathon that takes runners on a combination of paved and forested gravel roads from Ridgecrest to Old Fort.  Starting at 6:01 AM, runners escape the heat of June and the crowds of city races.  Capped at only 500 runners, this race has sold out the past three years.  

Info/Results: Event Page 

2013 Age Group Results

2013 Overall Results

2013 Photo Gallery courtesy of Christopher Graphics


Friends of Earth Fare 5K

Date: Saturday, June 14, 2014
Carrier Park

Asheville, NC

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Earth Fare welcomes runners for this benefit of their foundation at Asheville’s Carrier Park.  You know if Earth Fare is involved there will be good food and the prizes are some of the best around.  

Info/Results: Event Page

2013 Overall Results

2013 Age Groups Results

 


Enka Triathlon at Biltmore Lake

Date: June 21, 2014 - 8:00 a.m.
Biltmore Lake Community
Asheville, NC

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Asheville’s only open water triathlon returns to scenic Biltmore Lake for the Enka Triathlon at Biltmore Lake.  Now part of the North Carolina Triathlon Series, this event draws athletes from across the Southeast and will reach its race capacity of 350.  

Information: Events Page

2013 Results:

Overall Men         

Overall Women

Open Males      

Open Females

Male Age Groups

Female Age Groups

Athenas, Clydesdales & Master Clydesdales

Relays


 HIGHLAND BREWING NIGHT FLIGHT

Date: Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 9:00 p.m.
Asheville, North Carolina

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Come celebrate Highland Brewing’s 20th anniversary with a unique night-time running event at their brewery in East Asheville.  This first-time East Asheville course is 4 miles long and will take runners around the Asheville Golf Course, through the Beverly Hills neighborhood and past the WNC Nature Center before finishing back at the brewery.  If it’s Highland, you know there is great beer and good times awaiting you at the finish line. 

Info/Results: Race Site

 


 The Scream Half Marathon

Date: Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 8:00 a.m.
Jonas Ridge, North Carolina

SOLD OUT - WAITING LIST OPEN!

The Scream Half Marathon has earned a cult following among runners in just four short years.  Held on US Forest Service roads, this race falls 2100 feet as it meanders from Jonas Ridge, NC to Mortimer.  Shuttles will take you to the start line and from the finish line to your cars and post race celebration at the Brown Mountain Beach Resort.  Registration is limited to 350 participants and is filling fast

Info/Results: Event Page  

2013 Overall Results

2013 Age Group Results

 


Lake Logan Multi-Sport Festival

Date: August 2-3, 2014
Lake Logan Episcopal Center, Canton, NC

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Lake Logan adds a new Half Iron distance race (1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, 13.1 mile run) to its already robust schedule for 2014.  The original International race (1500m swim, 24 mile bike, 10K run) will take place on Saturday with the Lake Logan Half.  Sunday will feature the Lake Logan Sprint (500m swim, 12 mile bike, 5K run), the Lake Logan Aquathlon (1500m swim, 5K run) and Lake Logan Aquabike (1500m swim, 12 mile bike).  

Lake Logan HalfEvent Page    Registration Page

Lake Logan International TriathlonEvent Page   Registration Page

Lake Logan Sprint Triathlon (USAT Mid-Atlantic Regional Championship): Event Page      Registration Page

Lake Logan Aquathlon: Event Page   Registration Page
Lake Logan AquabikeEvent Page   Registration Page

Maggie Valley Moonlight Run

Date: August 23, 2014 - 8:30 p.m.
Maggie Valley Fairgrounds - Maggie Valley, NC

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Maggie Valley Moonlight Run – This classic 8K road race returns for its 33rd year under the moonlight in Maggie Valley.  The town closes half of Hwy. 19 for the event that also includes the Sunset Fun Run inside the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds. 

Event Page

2013 Overall Results

2013 Age Group Results
 


Southcliff Black & Blue Trail Classic

Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 8:00 AM
Southcliff Asheville

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

The private trails of the Southcliff community in Fairview beckon you to run them with either the 6.5-mile Black race or 2.6-mile Blue race.  This race features the best prizes and post-race party of any in the area including a catered lunch and beer from Wicked Weed.   

Info/Results: Event Page

2012 Black Age Group

2012 Black Overall

2012 Blue Age Group

2012 Blue Overall

 


Runway 5K

Date: Saturday, September 20, 2014

Asheville Regional Airport

REGISTRATION OPENS JULY 1, 2014!

Asheville’s flattest 5K returns to Asheville Regional Airport for the fourth year.  Runners will have an experience like no other as the entire race is held on the runway and taxiway.   Stay tuned for more details soon.

Information: Web Site

2013 Results

   Overall

   Age Group 


Cherokee Harvest Half Marathon & 5K

Date: October 18, 2014
Cherokee, North Carolina

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Join us for a fall race in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains.  In only its third year, the race has become famous for its generous swag package, picturesque courses, local culture and amazing post-race meal.  The event raised over $20,000 last year for the Madison Hornbuckle Children’s Cancer Fund and this year’s goal is even loftier.  

Information: Event Page


The Power of Pink

Date: October 25, 2014
Haywood Regional Health & Fitness Center, Clyde, NC

Haywood County’s premier breast cancer event returns for year number eight providing screening’s and follow up testing for the county’s underserved women.  Since its inception the event has provided testing for almost 400 women.  The event features a 5K run and honor walk.  

Info: Race Web Site 

Results:

    2013 5K Overall       2013 5K Age Group

    2012 5K Overall       2012 5K Age Group

    2011 Pink Relay       2011 4-Mile Overall      2011 4-Mile Age Groups

    2010 Pink Relay       2010 4-Mile Overall      2010 4-Mile Age Groups

 


Super Heroes 5K

Date: November 1, 2014 
Asheville Pizza & Brewing - Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC

REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 1

Glory Hound Events is proud to assume management of the famous Super Hero’s 5K.  Owned by Asheville Pizza & Brewing, this afternoon 5K is known for its zany costumes and characters and raises money for great organizations in the city. 

Info: Race Web Site 


Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk for Arthritis

Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 10:00 a.m.
Montford Recreation Center
Asheville, NC

Celebrate the holiday season and help raise money for arthritis research with the Jingle Bell 5K in Montford.   Over 300 runners and walkers participate each year where you never know what kind of costumes you will see or the kind of weather you will run. 

Info/Registration: Event Page

2013 Results: Overall & Age Group

2012 Results: Overall & Age Group

2011 Results: Overall & Age Group

2010 Results: Overall & Age Group


10th Annual Hunting Island Adventure Biathlon

Date: Saturday, March 8, 2014
Hunting Island State Park
Hunting Island, SC

Info: Website

 

 


8th Annual Shamrock Run

Date: Saturday, March 15, 2014

Asheville Catholic School
Asheville, NC

Info: Website

2013 Results:

2014 - See Race Page

5k Age Group      5K Overall

10K Age Group  10K Overall

2012 5k Age Group Results  

2012 10K Age Group Results

 


Run With Paws 5K (To Benefit Brother Wolf Animal Rescue)                              

Date: Sunday, April 13, 2014
Location: Fletcher Park

Support Brother Wolf Animal Rescue with the 5K and 1 Mile Walk at Fletcher Park.  This is the only race in the area where dogs are not only allowed they are encouraged.  Stick around afterward for live music and the Wagging Wellness Fair. 

Info/Registration: Event Page

2014 Age Group

2014 Overall

2013 Age Group

2013 Overall Results

2012 Age Group Results

2012 Overall Results

2010 Age Group Results

 


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If you have an idea for an event, looking for new management for an existing event or just advice, please contact us with the information below:

Glory Hound Events
PO Box 19256 *Asheville, North Carolina * 28815

828.400.5868
greg@gloryhoundevents.com