The Umstead Coalition
Dedicated to the appreciation, use, and preservation of the William B. Umstead State Park and the Richland Creek natural area

More Rules & Information, 2019 Walk/Run/Bike. Saturday April 13

On-line registration available through Thursday, April 11.  Early Bird discount through Sunday April 7.  And, you can register at any of the registration events below.

REGISTER - 2019 Walk/Run/Bike for Umstead (1st 75 registrants get GIFT from Great Outdoor Provision Company!)

VOLUNTEER - 2019 Walk/Run/Bike for Umstead. Volunteer for Prep (April 10,11,12 and more) and/or event day April 13

Walk/Run/Bike for Umstead

1. Help increase your support: Tell others about the event.

  • Donate or raise additional pledges - including your employers match.
  • Form a TEAM of 5 or more registered individuals. Members of teams can register and pick up packets together or individually. Except: Teams registering on event-day must hand in registrations and pledges for the entire team together.

2. This is a non-alcoholic, family event.

3. Spectators are welcome at no charge.

4. Dogs are welcome with runners/walkers, but must be kept on a 6-foot leash (dogs do not get an official time)

5. Bike tours are guided by TORC volunteers, pleasure rides - no racing. Helmets required (no helmet, no ride); fat tires recommended.

6. Race timing for runners by Carolina Godiva Track Club.  Official race timing will continue for 1 hour; self-timing for 1.5 hours.  Awards for top racers from Inside Out Sports will be given when cross the finish line. 

Special award this year for the 4-mile race winners - a 85th Anniversary William B. Umstead State Park medallion. This will also be handed to you just after you cross the finish line.  This is unique -- we are only making them for this race!

The fastest overall female, male, and child will be announced from the stage and also receive their gift certificates from Great Outdoor Provision Company.

NEW this year - electronic timing for the runners and walkers who finish within 1 hour !!  The results will be posted immediately following race.

Top 4 in each adult category win.  Top 3 in child (must be completed under own power, no assists or strollers).  Male and female.  46 total winners. 

Age Groups:

Age 12 and under (Child)

Age 13-29 (Adult)

Age 30-39 (Adult Plus)

Age 40-49 (Master)

Age 50-59 (Master Plus)

Age 60 and over (Senior)

PLEASE, only go through the race timing finish line if you have completed the entire 4-mile run/walk (no bikers).  Bikers and non 4-milers, go through alternative shoot.

Must get a card at 2 mile turn-around to show full 4-miles completed.

7. NO refunds, no transfers.  No rain date. Event goes rain or shine.

8. All runners, walkers, and bikers must wear their bib on shirt front during event.

9. ALL event participants (no matter how far you walk/run/bike), get a special treat after the finish line. 

9. Funds raised will be used by The Umstead Coalition to protect our Park, offer environmental education, and assist with land acquisition for William B. Umstead State Park.

Upcoming events

07/22/2019 4:00 PM • Embassy Suites, 8001 Arco Corporate Drive, Raleigh, 27617
07/27/2019 3:00 PM • Picnic Shelter #1, Reedy Creek Park entrance, Umstead State Park, 2100 N Harrison Ave, Cary, NC 27513
07/27/2019 6:00 PM • JC Raulston Arboretum, Raleigh, NC
09/11/2019 9:00 AM • Umstead State Park (exact meeting place TBD)
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The Umstead Coalition is dedicated to the appreciation, use, and preservation of the William B. Umstead State Park and the Richland Creek Natural Area.
 
The Umstead Coalition, PO Box 10654, Raleigh, NC  27605 (919) 852-2268   
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