November – National Running Safety Month

You have all probably noticed… it gets dark outside a lot earlier than it used to. By 5pm it’s about time to get your headlamps and reflective gear out for a run. Every year in November the RIA (Running Industry Association) creates a worldwide campaign to bring more awareness to the safety of runners and Read more about November – National Running Safety Month[…]

Nov 18 – Mayberry Half Marathon, 5k, 10k

On November 18th, 2017 Mount Airy Parks and Recreation will be hosting their annual Mayberry Half Marathon 5K and 10K. These 3 flat and fast courses will give you a taste of Mayberry, taking you through the historic town and on the beautiful Granite City Greenway. The first half mile of the 3 courses will Read more about Nov 18 – Mayberry Half Marathon, 5k, 10k[…]

Oct 21 – 2nd Annual The Zombies Are Coming 5k

Miss Angel’s Heavenly Pies Inc., Hillbilly Gluten Free Bake Shop and Creamery, and Miss Angel’s Pick Your Own Country Farms are hosting their 2nd Annual zombie 5k with an all new starting line and course on the Granite City Greenway. The Zombies Are Coming 5k will begin at 6pm on Saturday Oct 21, 2017 near Read more about Oct 21 – 2nd Annual The Zombies Are Coming 5k[…]

Oct 10 – Traxx is Turning 2

Two years ago on the weekend of the annual Autumn Leaves Festival and 5k on the Greenway, Traxx was officially opened for business! This Tuesday, October 10, 2017, will mark Traxx’s 2nd year anniversary. We couldn’t be more proud and appreciative of our customers and friends who have supported us along the way. To celebrate Read more about Oct 10 – Traxx is Turning 2[…]

Oct 14 | 5K on the Greenway

Come visit Historic Mayberry and run or walk the 13th Annual 5K and 1/2 Mile Fun Run co-hosted by Mount Airy Parks and Recreation and Mount Airy City Schools on October 14th, 2017. The 50th Annual Mount Airy Autumn Leaves Festival will be held that same weekend so bring your friends, family, overalls, running shoes, Read more about Oct 14 | 5K on the Greenway[…]

Sept 19 – Altra Demo Run

Join us at Traxx on September 19th at 5:30pm for a Demo Run featuring Altra Running. Have you ever wanted to experience the FootShape toe box, ZeroDrop, and natural but cushioned feel of Altra running shoes? Here is your chance! If you already rock the brand, come try out a new style! NO CHARGE. Participants Read more about Sept 19 – Altra Demo Run[…]

Sept 30th – HCMH Food Truck 5k

The Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital Foundation and Wellness Center in Elkin, NC will be hosting their 1st Annual HCMH Food Truck 5K on Saturday September 30th, 2017. “Food Trucks you say?” Food… YES! The course will take place on the campus of the hospital, winding through the various roads and medical parks. Runners/Walkers of any Read more about Sept 30th – HCMH Food Truck 5k[…]

August 5th – Downtown Rocks & Runs 5k/10k

On Saturday August 5th, 2017 the Annual Downtown Rocks & Runs 5k will be held in benefit of United Fund of Surry which supports 26 local agencies in Surry County and Southern Virginia. To celebrate the 10th year of this event, a 10k course has been added! 5k Course Map: New 10k Course Map: The Read more about August 5th – Downtown Rocks & Runs 5k/10k[…]

July 8th – Bridgette’s Belief Run 5K

Join us at Traxx on Saturday July 8th, 2017 for the 2nd Annual Bridgette’s Belief Run 5k. This race was established in honor of Bridgette Jenkins, a community member who was passionate about running and was diagnosed with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). She and her family desire to assist the ALS Association in raising funds Read more about July 8th – Bridgette’s Belief Run 5K[…]

May 1st – Hoka One One Demo Run

Join us at Traxx on May 1st at 5:45pm for a Demo Run featuring Hoka One One. Have you ever wanted to experience the Marshmallow feel, Meta-Rocker Geometry, and Active Foot Frame midsole of Hoka One One running shoes? Here is your chance! If you already rock the brand, come try out a new style! Read more about May 1st – Hoka One One Demo Run[…]