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2015 Le Tour de Carrboro -- save the dates!

Le Tour de Carrboro 2015

UNC Therapy Services

Reminder -- the jacket is back again this year, thanks to UNC Therapy Services! Finishers of all 3 races are eligible to receive a logo jacket.

Carrboro 10K

Carrboro 10K

The Carrboro 10K is the second race of Le Tour de Carrboro and will be held on Saturday, October 3. The race starts at 8 a.m. at McDougle Middle School, 900 Old Fayetteville Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27516.

REGISTER ONLINE NOW! A reduced rate is available if you want to register for both the Carrboro 10K and Gallop & Gorge 8K.

Packet Pickup

Registration and packet pickup will be available at Fleet Feet Sports in Carrboro on Friday, October 2, 10 am - 7 pm, and race day morning at McDougle, 6:30-7:45. Race entries are not transferable, i.e., you cannot give your bib number to someone else.

Parking

Please carpool and arrive early for parking. There are 3 lots in front of McDougle and a fourth lot behind the school (off of Hillsborough, and the lot to use if you are later than 7:50 am, since Old Fayetteville will be closed).

There is additional parking available at Hank Anderson Community Park, located off of Highway 54.

Course

A course map is available here, and a PDF version is here. The race begins in front of McDougle, winds through downtown Carrboro and its neighborhoods, and finishes on the McDougle track. 2 water stops will be available at approximately 2 and 4 miles.

Awards

Carrboro 10K awards
Carrboro Coffee Roasters

Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female winners in the following categories: Open and Masters (40+), 9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-55, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+. Open and Masters winners are not eligible for age group awards. The top 3 winners in the Athena and Clydesdale categories will also receive awards.

As always, our unique pottery awards are crafted by local artist, Janet Resnik. Overall and top age group winners will also receive specially blended coffee from Carrboro Coffee Roasters.

Standing prize money for course records (male and female) is $50. Current course records are 30:14 for overall male (George Misoi, 2005), and 35:30 for overall female (Michelle Langan, 2014). Records for all age groups and Le Tour races can be found at Results.

Community Partners

Net proceeds from our races are distributed to our Community Partners. Since the inception of Le Tour de Carrboro in 2005, we have donated nearly $294,000 to our community!

For 2014, we distributed $45,000 among our Community Partners.

2014 Community Partners

Our 2015 Community Partners are