The Omega Sports Race Series

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2022 Race Series

  • Participate in 5 races in the series calendar year to be eligible for awards
  • Virtual races counts for the 5 required finishes (earning 10 participation points). 
  • Run as many races as you can. We will score all of your races.
  • Awards presented to the top 3 male and female overall and age group
  • Special invitations to ongoing series socials, gatherings and special events through the year
  • End of season celebration for all series qualifiers
  • Over $5000 worth of awards and prizes
  • All the best races in the Triad

 

2022 Omega Sports Race Series Schedule

All the best races in the Triad! The 2022 race lineup is below (Tentative schedule). Click on any race to get more info.

Waggin’ Wild 5k – March 5, 2022
Greensboro, NC

Waggin’ Wild 5k is a run-walk for people of all ages.  Individuals, teams, competitive runners and leisurely strollers all participate in this fundraiser. Vaccinated and well-mannered leashed pets are welcome, family participation is encouraged!

PTI Run on the Runway – March 26, 2022
Greensboro, NC

The PTI Run on the Runway 5K/10k will be held on the airport’s 9,000 foot runway. This certified run will benefit The Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC, Greensboro Urban Ministry and Open Door Ministries. All are invited to come out to run/walk the runway. The 5K/10k on the runway provides a smooth and flat surface. The entire race course will provide a close up view of the airport and surrounding area from the airfield.

CraftHalf Half Marathon & 5k – April 2, 2022
Winston-Salem

The event is a celebration of running, the community and a kickoff celebration to North Carolina Beer Month. We have partnered with OrthoCarolina and  Foothills Brewing to bring you 7th annual Craft Half Marathon, 5k, Kids Dash and community block party! Come celebrate North Carolina with running and craft beer and with the Triad’s premier spring distance race!

Triad Brewsfest Half Marathon & 5k – April 30, 2022
High Point, NC

The Triad Brewsfest Half Marathon & 5k, formally known as the Carolina Brewsfest, is back! This event is the regions best endurance event and the NC craft beer festival has returned!  All registrants for the event enjoy a great course and race, custom finisher medals, custom race shirt, awards to top overall & age group finishers, 2 NC craft brews (21+) and ADMISSION FOR themselves + 2 guests to the Craft Beer Festival. The pinnacle of where running and fun meet!

May the Course be with You 5k –  May 7, 2022
Greensboro, NC

Celebrate the spirit of May the 4th and kick it into hyper-drive for the 4th Annual Star Wars-themed 10K, 5K, and Fun Run! May the Course Be With You includes a Costume Contest, opportunities for fundraising for our charity beneficiary, and LOTS of prizes! Check out our website for more details! And remember, the Force will be with you. Always.

 

 

Freedom Run 10k & 5k – July TBA, 2022

Greensboro, NC

Kick off your 4th of July weekend with the Triad’s longest continuously produced race, the Freedom Run 10k & 5k. Come run in honor and support of Military personnel who protect and defend our freedom. Deck yourself out in a patriotic costume and show off your American spirit!

Moonlight Madness 5k – September 17, 2022

Winston-Salem NC

The Moonlight Madness 5k is a great way to end the summer. Come and run and party with us at Bailey Park.  The course is fast and flat and we will have some great runners. But this event is also for the less serious running crowd. Grab your friends and dress in your best glow outfit and party like it’s 1999.

Women’s Only 5k Walk & Run – October 1, 2022 

Greensboro, NC

The Women’s Only 5k Walk & Run raises money to help local women detect breast cancer and receive support during treatment. This event makes a huge difference in our community every year, and helps hundreds of Triad area women get access to lifesaving breast cancer detection that they likely wouldn’t have had otherwise. **Registration opens May 1, 2022

 

Hit the Brixx 10k/5k – October 15, 2022
Greensboro, NC

Hit the Brixx 10k/5k runs through some great Greensboro neighborhoods with great fall colors. Get your spook on and wear your best Halloween costume! If you really rock your Halloween get-up, you just might be in for a special treat! Be sure to join us after the races for pizza and beer at Brixx Pizza on Westover Terrace! The post race party at Brixx runs from 8:30 am through 11:00 am.

Hit the Brixx is a non-profit event with 100% of the net proceed being donated to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Cannonball Marathon, Half Marathon & 5k – October 21 & 22, 2022
Greensboro, NC

The Cannonball is one of the longest-running endurance events in North Carolina. It features the “DOUBLE BARREL” challenge with the 5K on Friday evening so you can run the 5K AND either the half or full on Saturday. Two parties plus extra medals and schwag!

We have seen blazing fast times in previous years for the half, but don’t be fooled the course isn’t a walk in the park. The race is also perfect for the beginner runner because of the gorgeous scenery. The backdrop for the race is Country Park and the beautiful north Greensboro countryside.  Country Park, with the Greensboro Science Center next door, is a great place for the family to hang out listen to our live band while you run.

Zero Prostate 5k – November 12, 2022
Greensboro, NC

The ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk – Greensboro features a 5K run/walk and Kids’ Superhero Dash for Dad. Participants will receive long sleeve tech shirts, a finisher’s medal and the opportunity to impact those affected by prostate cancer. *Registration opening February

Jingle Jog 5k – December 17, 2022
Winston-Salem, NC

Come join us in Winston-Salem for a great run and some Christmas fun! There will be costumes, food, drink, and a special medal that is also an ornament for hanging on your tree.

In addition to the custom finishers medal ornament, all 5K participants receive a santa hat, race shirt, and a craft beer from Radar Brewing.

We are DOG friendly! Bring your favorite four-legged friend. If they are dressed for Christmas, they just may win a prize! There will be treats and we will have water bowls at the water stops!

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