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Bull City Race Fest
October 15, 2023
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About The Bull City Race Fest
The Bull City Race Fest Half Marathon is a 13.1-mile race held each October in Durham, North Carolina. The course takes runners through some of the city’s most iconic neighborhoods and past its many historical landmarks. The route provides an exciting mix of flat terrain and hills, offering spectacular views as you traverse the streetscape.
The scenery along this half marathon is breathtaking; you’ll pass by Duke University, the American Tobacco Historic District, several beautiful parks, and more throughout your journey. In addition to the nearby buildings providing plenty of eye candy for spectators and racers alike, there are also plenty of trees that provide shade throughout much of the route—a welcome respite on hot days!
October in Durham tends to be mild with average temperatures ranging from 40°F (4°C) at night to around 65°F (18°C) during peak hours—perfect running weather! This time of year also typically sees little precipitation so it’s a great time for outdoor activities like this one.
The crowds at Bull City Race Fest are always enthusiastic and supportive; locals come out in droves to cheer on friends or family members competing in the race while others line up along different parts of the course just to show their support. Additionally, local bands often play live music during different sections which add a lively atmosphere as participants make their way towards the finish line!
Overall, if you’re looking for an enjoyable yet challenging half marathon experience then look no further than Bull City Race Fest on 15 October 2023! With gorgeous scenery set against ideal weather conditions plus all kinds of fun extras such as live music performances along certain points within the racecourse—it doesn’t get any better than this!