RunnerDude Challenge 2019

About

Four years running and The Challenge just keeps getting better! Come on out for a challenging 10 mile or 10 kilometer course.  This USATF certified race is perfectly placed to be a great tune-up race before your spring half marathon or marathon.

The race will act as race #5 of the Trivium Running Series and part of the Trivium Club Cup Challenge.

This race is race number 3 in the Trivium Medal Series.  If you complete all the races you will receive a finishers medal as well!  All medals will fit together to make one Mega Medal! (2018 medal shown, new medal design coming December, 2018)

      

 

Check out the overall and age group records from our last 3 years below:

Details

When and Where

Sunday April 7th, 2019

RunnerDude Fitness
2309 W Cone Blvd.
Greensboro , NC

Parking

Premium parking will be available right at the start line. Thank you to David Associates for allowing us a great location for this event!

Schedule of Events

Early Packet Pick Up – Friday, April 5th
  • 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM at RunnerDude’s Fitness
Race Day – Sunday, April 7th
  • 5:15 – 6:40am – Race Day Packet Pickup
  • 6:50am – Mandatory pre-race meeting
  • 7:00am – 10 Mile Race Start
  • 7:10am – 10 Kilometer Race Start
  • 10:00am – Approximate start time for awards ceremony

Entry Fees

Distance Through Dec. 31st  Through Feb. 15th  Through Race Day
10 Kilometer $37 $42 $47
10 Mile $50 $55 $65
Economy Package 10 Kilometer $30 $30 $35
Economy Package 10 Mile $40 $40 $45
Virtual $25 $25 $25 (through 4/1/19)

*Due to costs and logistics, the price of the race has increased this year.  We are sorry for the increased price, but the costs of hosting events continues to rise. We will continue to put on the best events possible and make our events well worth the money you put into them!  If you are not interested in a medal or race shirt, and just want to race an amazing event please choose the economy package for a discounted event cost.

**Want to complete the whole Mega Medal, but you’re going to miss one of the races? Select the Virtual Race option and complete the race distance on your own time. Send us confirmation that you did so by race day and we will have your race packet (shirt, medal, and bib) available for pick up after race day!

 

What You Get With Your Registration

Regular Registration
  • Custom RunnerDude Challenge Singlet (Registrations completed after March 31st are not guaranteed a shirt)
  • Post Race Food
  • Live chip timing and results
  • Entry into the Trivium Running Series standings
    • (double points for the 10 miler!)
  • Complimentary bag/key check provided by Fleet Feet Sports Greensboro/High Point
  • 2019 RunnerDude Challenge Finishers Medal
    • This race is race number 3 in the Trivium Medal Series.  If you complete all the races you will receive a finishers medal as well!  All the medals will fit together  to make one Mega Medal! (2018 medal shown)
Economy Registration

Virtual Registration

  • Custom RunnerDude Challenge Singlet (Registrations completed after March 31st are not guaranteed a shirt)
  • 2019 RunnerDude Challenge Finishers Medal

Awards

  • Awards to the top 3 males and females overall and the to 3 males and females in the following age groups in each race: 19 and under, 20- 24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.
  • Cash prize for the overall winners in each distance – Sponsored by RunnerDude’s Fitness
    • 1st Place – $100
    • 2nd Place – $50
    • 3rd Place – $25

Charity

    A portion of each registration will go towards the Greenway Water Fund. RunnerDude has been providing water and gatorade for hard working runners on the Greenway every Saturday for the last 4 years. We are proud to help support the efforts!

Maps

Course Maps

    The ten miler course follows roads, park roads and greenways that are a regular part of most Greensboro runners normal training.  So how fast you can crank out these miles in a race!  This course is USATF certified!

    Male Record Holder:  Stevven Anderson 54:36.7

    Female Record Holder: Tara Wommack (2016) 1:05.32.9

    Course Certification number: NC16017DF

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    The ten kilometer race is also a great opportunity to race on the roads you train on.  We think this course is both challenging and ripe for PR’s!  This course is USATF certified as well!

    Course number = NC16015DF

    Male Record Holder:  Andris Goncarovs (2016) 34:20.7

    Female Record Holder: Lindsay Sabatino (2016) 49:13.6

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Rules

Rules & Guidelines

In the event the race should be canceled for reasons beyond the control of the Race Director or Race Committee (inclement weather or unsafe weather conditions; local, state or national emergency), refunds will not be made, but race packets, including race shirts, will be available at a location to be determined. Information will be available on the race website.

Refund Policy: No refunds for any reason will be issued for this event within 30 days of the event start date. Earlier than 30 days before the event, a request may be made for a 50% refund (this will be 50% of entry fee, excluding any processing fees). Entries CANNOT be transferred or deferred to another event or year. NO EXCEPTIONS will be made to this policy. By registering for this event you agree to this refund policy. To request a refund, please contact us on our Contact page and select “Registration” as the reason for your message.

Transfer policy: Entries can be transferred to another individual for a $5 transfer fee. T-shirt size will not be changeable. Entries CANNOT be transferred or deferred to another event or year. To request a transfer, please contact us on our Contact page and select “Registration” as the reason for your message.