2013 Race Info
|Date||March 2, 2013|
|10 Mile Start||8:00am|
|Location||Duke University (East Campus), 1500 Main St., Durham, NC 27701|
|Price||$40 for 10-mile; $25 for 5-km until Feb 15.
$50 for 10-mile; $35 for 5-km from Feb 16 to Feb 28.
5-km race is SOLD OUT as of 2/23.
10-mile race has space available.
|T-shirts||Race t-shirts will NOT be available after Feb 14th.|
Schedule of Events
Friday March 1:
|3pm – 6pm||Pre-race T-shirt and bib # pick up at Bull City Running (202 W NC Highway 54, Suite 201, Durham, NC)|
Saturday March 2:
|6:45am – 8:15am||Race day T-shirt and bib # pick up [No Race Day Registration]|
|7:45am||Line up for 10-mile race|
|7:55am||Welcome and announcements, 10-mile race|
|8:30am||Welcome and announcements, 5-km race|
|9:00am||After Party begins near finish area. (more info)|
|Kids’ activities begin|
|9:15am||Local food vendors open|
|10:00am||Finish line closes|
|10:05am||Kids’ Fun Run|
|10:30am||Food and activities resume|
|11:15am||After party wraps up. See you in 2014!|
After the race, join your friends, family, other runners and walkers and race volunteers under the oaks on Duke University’s East Campus for food, music and kids’ activities.
Local restaurants will provide free samples of their favorite sweet and savory menu items. See the list of food vendors below.
Activities for kids will include a fun run (about ¼ mile), art projects and letter writing for sick kids at Duke Children’s Hospital, and other fun events led by Duke University’s Student Physical Education Council.
Thanks to our Kids Area sponsors:
A block of rooms has been reserved under “Florence Forth Race” at the Hampton Inn which is located at 1542 N Gregson St. Durham, NC 27701; (919) 688-8880.
Parking for the race will be Duke University’s Smith Warehouse with at 114 S. Buchanan Blvd, Durham. See the map below for parking, registration area and start/finish. Click on map icons and colored lines / polygons for additional information.
NOTE: The parking area is about 1/4 mile from the start finish area. Follow signs to the Registration Area once parked (the lavender line on the map).
View Florence Forth in a larger map
The following vendors and local restaurants will provide pastries, cupcakes, small sandwiches and other delicious snacks. Check back often as more vendors are added.