06/10/2017 @ 10:30am World's Largest Flip Flop 1K Run/Walk
CURRENT RECORD: 845 set in September, 2016 in Spain OUR 2016 RECORD: 805 flip flop runners
The nOg Run Club, creators of the fairly epic St. Paddy’s and Oktoberfest 8K, invite you to join us to reclaim out Guinness World Record- where running in a thong never felt so good! The run will take place on June 10th, 2017 and is open to people of all ages. If you can walk a half a mile in flip flops, you can join us! Registration is only $20 and includes an event shirt.
NEW FOR 2017: We have approval from Guinness and everyone will be wearing the same shirt color! No more lining up by shirt color! Every registered runner will receive a gender specific polyblend race shirt. Youth sizes are available in cotton.
This non-timed 1K fun run and everyone must wear unaltered "thong" flip flops! The current Guinness World Record is 845 and was set by a group in Spain in Sept. 2016 ! You must be at Bond Brothers Beer Company by 10:30am. Included in your registration is a race shirt, which we ask you to please wear during the run. If you are not wearing thong (unaltered) sandals, you will not be able to participate.
- Thursday, June 8th: 4-7pm at Fleet Feet Raleigh Ridgewood Shopping Center
- Friday, June 9th: 4-7pm at Bond Brothers Beer Company
- Saturday, June 10th: 9:30-10:45am at Bond Brothers Beer Company
After the run, hang out at Bond Brothers Beer Company and enjoy beer from the area's newest brewery! There will be food trucks in case you want something to eat.
Due to our liability insurance, dogs are NOT allowed at this event.