2019 Registration is OPEN!  |  See 2018 Runner Results HERE.








The Event and Partners

A full, half marathon and 5k with convenient parking and fast course right off I-40! The RDC 5k will take place on Saturday November 9th and Marathon/half marathon will take place Sunday November 10th.   The event draws participants from Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill, as well as throughout North Carolina and across the country. Over 15% of the marathon finishers received a BQ!.  The USATF certified courses will feature the beautiful American Tobacco Trail and finish at The Streets at Southpoint in Durham, giving participants and spectators the opportunity to wine, dine, shop, and run!

The Durham Sports Commission (DSC), Title sponsor of RunRDC, is a collaboration of the City of Durham, the County of Durham, the Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce and the Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau (DCVB). Newly established in 2016, the DSC’s mission is to provide leadership for sports-based initiatives and create positive economic impact and quality of life in Durham and the surrounding region.

Learn About ALS

What is ALS? In this interview, Andrea Lytle Peet – the founder of the Team Drea Foundation who was diagnosed with ALS 3 years ago at age 33 – interviews her neurologist, Dr. Richard Bedlack at the Duke ALS clinic.

ALS can be wildly different. In this clip, Dr. Bedlack talks about how ALS symptoms show up, progress and his research looking into cases where ALS even reverses itself. YOUR participation in the RDC marathon will help his cutting-edge research into ALS reversals!

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