Welcome to the inaugural Rootrock Trail Run! Run 5K, 10K, or the Half Marathon on 10/23/21 at Briar Chapel in Chapel Hill, NC. Sprawling over 900 acres and located on the south side of Chapel Hill, NC, Briar Chapel is a green community that boasts a vast network of forested hiking and mountain biking trails. Athletes will be treated to some awesome courses that include a mixture of smooth and flowing dirt trails, rock and root strewn single-track, and challenging hill climbs. In addition to fantastic trails, centrally located Great Meadow Park, with its beautiful lawn, stage, and pavilion, offers a perfect setting area to start and finish a race.
Charitable contribution - THANK YOU to race sponsor, The Jester Group - Baird Private Wealth Management, for committing to donate $3/runner to the Haw River Assembly to support their efforts to protect the Haw River and Jordan Lake.
Appropriate COVID mitigating safety protocols will be in place on race day. Updates will be added to our website and the final COVID mitigating safety plan will be outlined in the race day info email sent to all athletes 5-7 days before the event.