5K/8K/10K/15K & Other Races

Glory Hound Events produces a variety of shorter running events that include 5k, 8k, and 10k races. These races take place in Asheville, NC and the surrounding Western North Carolina region; known for its’ scenic beauty, culture, and diverse climates. Courses range from the super fast and flat of the ZERO-End to Prostate Cancer Run/Walk in Asheville’s Carrier Park to the super challenging Ascent at Mountain Air in Burnsville, NC or the Downhill At Dusk 5k in Black Mountain where the course drops 200 feet in elevation. Regardless of your level there is a 5k, 8k, 10K, or 15k race that’s a good match. Also most of these shorter races are walker friendly.

2021 5K, 8K, 10K & 15K Race Schedule



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