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Weekend Download for Charlotte Runners: Races, Group Runs and Workshops

Fall race season is getting into full swing and there are an abundance running events going on every weekend in Charlotte. Here's the download on this weekend's races, group runs and workshops.


Hit the Brixx

Distance: 10K or 5K

When: 9/13/2014

Where: Brixx Uptown

Time: 7:45 a.m. 10K, 9 a.m. 5K (or do both and make it a 15K!)


*Race day registration begins at 6:30 a.m.

C2 Survival Race (This is an obstacle/adventure race)

Distance: 3+ miles

When: 9/13/2014

Where: Camp Thunderbird

Time: 8 a.m.


*Race day registration is available.

Bottles N Bottoms 2nd Annual 5K Run/Walk

Distance: 5K

When: 9/14/2014

Where: 530 S Bruns Avenue, Charlotte (Irwin/Stewart Creek Greenways)

Time: 8 a.m.


*Race day registration is available.


  • Omega Nation Long Run - meet at 7 a.m. at Omega Sports Arboretum! Drawings for fun prizes and lots more! Rain or shine.
  • 8 a.m. - “The Smelly Cat Run," 3 miles, all paces welcome. Meet at Smelly Cat Coffeehouse in NoDa.
  • 8 a.m. - “The Urban Run," 10 miles. Meet at Smellycat Coffeehouse in NoDa

What: Chi Running Workshop

When: Saturday, September 13 from 8-11 a.m.

Where: The Outreach Center1073 Providence Rd, Charlotte, North Carolina 28207

Details:  Chi Running is a running form and philosophy that reduces injury and enhances the joy of running. Certified instructor Amy Peacock has helped hundreds of runners, walkers and triathletes learn to avoid common run injuries and how to safely come back after an injury. This class is designed for ALL levels. The Chi Running Essentials workshop includes 3 hours of instruction.

For more information, visit the website or call Amy Rupertus Peacock at 704-299-8134.

Happy Running!