One of the area’s oldest events, this race has been run since the late 70’s. The race, which starts and finishes at the Koka Booth Amphitheater in Cary, is managed by the Department of Parks, Recreational and Cultural Resources in Cary.
In April of 2017, Seth Hutchinson won the 10K in 32:59 and Rita Dorry (39:42) was the overall winner in the women’s competition. Kaleb Keyserling holds the men’s course record (32:50), while Tara Wojciechowski (36:41) holds the women’s course record.
In the 5K Omer Abdulrahman won that race after covering the course in 16:31. Cara Endara was the top woman finisher in 18:49. Peter Ellis (15:57) and Brennan Liming (18:13) hold the course marks in the 5K.MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW
Those records may stand as some major changes are planned for the event in 2018 including a new course in downtown Cary.