National Trails Day 5K

National Trails Day 5K & Kids' 1-Mile Fun Run
Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020
E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road

The Greenways Advisory Board invites you to join us for the second annual Wake Forest National Trails Day 5K.

Wake Forest has been celebrating National Trails Day for the past five years. Now we are including a 5K race to the festivities! Race proceeds will support the maintenance of current greenways and development of new greenways in the Town of Wake Forest. 

Registration Open

Pre-register thru Sept. 26 - $25

Pre-register thru Oct. 23 - $30

Pre-register thru Nov. 6 - $35

Pre-register thru Nov. 6 for Kids' 1-Mile Fun Run - $5 (all receive participation ribbon, no t-shirt)

*Registration includes t-shirt, guaranteed thru Oct. 23. 

Adult sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL

Register Now

Pre-race day Packet Pickup

Friday, Nov. 6; 3-6 pm
Joyner Park Community Center, 701 Harris Road, Wake Forest, NC 27587

Race Day Schedule - Saturday, Nov. 7

7-7:45 am

Race Day Registration & Packet Pick-Up 

7:45-7:55 am

Warm-up with Burn Boot Camp

8 am 

Start of 5K Race & National Trails Day Festivities Begin

9 am

Kids' 1-Mile Fun Run Begins 

9:30 am

Awards Ceremony

10:15 am

Free Yoga with certified instructor Stephanie Barnhill

11 am 

National Trails Day Festivities Conclude

Course Description

The USATF certified 5K course will be run entirely within Joyner Park. There will be water stations along the course. Strollers are welcome but will be placed at the back of the pack. The 1 mile kids run will also be within Joyner Park. Parents/guardians are allowed to run alongside participants. 

NTD 5K Route

NTD 1-mile kids Route


Top Three Overall Male/Female 

Top Three Age Group Male/Female

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70 & over

National Trails Day 5K

Thank you to our 2020 National Trails Day 5K sponsors! 

Warm-Up Sponsor: Burn Boot Camp  

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Partner Sponsors: Wake Skin Cancer Center, Login Clinics, Steve's Tees


     Wake Skin Cancer Center

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Supporting Sponsors:  Christi Spencer - State Farm , Wake Forest Awards & Engraving, Lowes Foods Wake ForestDJ Complex and Linchpin SEO

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