Research Triangle 5k

Event Location:

Wake Med Soccer Park-Cary North Carolina
The address is: 201 Soccer Park Drive Cary, NC 27511

Event Date:

Thursday eve May 18th 2017

Event Times:

5:00-6:30: Team packet pick-up, race night registration, company gathering
6:30-7:30: 5k run/walk
7:30-9:30: Post-race party & awards

Event Sponsors:

coming soon

Event Charity:

If you would like to fundraise for or donate to LLS–as either part of a team or as an individual–please click here.

Event Staging:

The pre-race activities (packet and tee shirt pick-up, company gathering etc) will take place underneath a large party tent to be pitched on the big grass field located next to Parking Lot D and in front of Field #6. The post-race party featuring food, beer and music will be staged there as well. We will have plenty of banquet tables and chairs set up for comfortable seating for all. Our DJ will be playing music from start to finish. Our photographer will be taking team and individual photos. Awards at 8-8:15.

Race Course:

The 5k run/walk will take place on the scenic and beautiful cross country course located entirely within Wake Med Soccer Park. The start/finish line is right by the event staging and party area. The packed gravel course is wide and extremely well maintained. Click HERE for a map of the 2017 race course.

Party & Catering:

Click here to download the 2017 race night menu.


Plenty of parking will be available at Parking Lot D which is located right next to the staging area.

Registration Fee:


On-Line Registration Deadline:

Friday May 12th at 5pm

Team Payment Deadline:

Tuesday May 16th at 5 pm

Race Day Registration:

Any team member who missed the on-line registration deadline can show up on race night and join his or her team as a race night registrant. All others can also register on race night. All race night entrants unaffiliated with a team can sign up as a guest of the Corporate FunRun team, thus, all runners are welcome.T-shirts are not guaranteed to race night registrants.


Click HERE to download a race event flyer in PDF and help promote your team.