Comics For A Cure: Superhero 5k and Fun Run

Event Date

Sat, May 3, 2014


Chapel Hill, NC

About This Activity

PLEASE NOTE:  The final tshirt order was placed today, April 26.  We ordered extras but please register by Sunday April 27 to guarantee yourself a shirt.

This event will take place at ultimate comics on Farrington road.   The start and finish line will be right at the store with a comfortable and slightly hilly run through the beautiful falconbridge subdivision.  Our course is certified by the usa track and field association.  Event registration will include a selection of free comic books WITHOUT fighting the lines.

This is a super hero run.  Costumes are encouraged but certainly not required. it is a family friendly event so bring everyone.  kids under 10 run free with no need to register themselves.

This run will run concurrently with ultimate comics big free comic book day blowout!  Right at the race there will be live music, and free food and drinks.  Super hero appearances and comic book artists drawing free sketches and autographs are just a few of the wonderful events ultimate comics will offer at their event.

Event schedule and times

Early packet pick up will take place on Thursday, May 1 from 3-7 on site at ultimate comics.  The run will begin promptly at 9 am. There will be 2 heats. Faster runners will go first and slower runners and walkers will start promptly at 9:05. The course will close as soon as the final runners are clear. That being said, the party at ultimate comics will continue!

please note: there are a couple of short stretches on the route that will require lanes.  Please, for your safety as well as others, if you see lanes stay to the right.

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