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Run at the Rock

December 2, 2023

Burlington, NC

Get ready to rock and roll at the most electrifying half marathon race of the year! On December 2, 2023, join us in Burlington NC for the epic Run at the Rock. We'll have you toe-tapping, air-guitaring, and running to the rhythm of your own beat. Get amped up for this rockin' challenge!
Get ready to rock and roll at the most electrifying half marathon race of the year! On December 2, 2023, join us in Burlington NC for the epic Run at the Rock. We'll have you toe-tapping, air-guitaring, and running to the rhythm of your own beat. Get amped up for this rockin' challenge!
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About The Run at the Rock

Welcome to the 19th Annual Run at the Rock, a spectacular half marathon race taking place on 2nd December 2023 in beautiful Burlington, NC! This renowned trail running event has been a favorite among runners from across the region since its inception in 2005.

Runners participating in this exhilarating race will be thrilled by the stunning scenery and challenging trails of Cedarock Park. The course options include a 5K, 10K, or the iconic Half Marathon. Prepare to navigate through twisty single-track paths and experience the smooth, flowing equestrian trails that make this race a true adventure.

After conquering the course, participants will be rewarded with a cozy race hoodie, included with registration. The post-race festivities are guaranteed to be a blast, with piping hot soup to warm you up, fantastic music to groove to, and an exciting awards ceremony filled with plenty of giveaways. The little ones can join in the fun too, as there is a free kids race to keep them entertained.

Burlington, NC is conveniently located and easily accessible from nearby cities such as Chapel Hill, Durham, Raleigh, Greensboro, and Winston-Salem. This vibrant city offers a wealth of attractions, including charming parks, fascinating museums, and delicious dining options. Immerse yourself in the local culture and explore all that Burlington has to offer.

As for the weather in December, you can expect a crisp and invigorating atmosphere. The air will be cool, providing the perfect conditions for an energetic run through the trails. Feel the wind on your face and let the natural beauty surrounding you inspire and motivate your strides.

Join us in December for an extraordinary day of trail running action at Run at the Rock. Lace up your sneakers, embrace the challenge, and experience the thrill of conquering Cedarock Park. This race promises an unforgettable adventure that will leave you with a sense of accomplishment, a heart filled with joy, and memories to cherish for a lifetime. See you at the finish line, where exhilaration awaits!

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