North Carolina Spring Classic

242 S. Main St.
Holly Springs, NC 27540

Running > 8k

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Event Description

We’re excited to announce that after working closely with Holly Springs PD and The Town of Holly Springs, the 3rd Annual NORTH CAROLINA SPRING CLASSIC 8K & 16K will be held on Saturday, April 30th 2022 in Holly Springs! We are excited that 2022 The NC Springs Classic will return as the kickoff to Holly Springs SPRINGS FEST, to include vendors, food trucks, beer, and more! Come be a part of the new Spring TRADITION in the “Springs”!

The race starts and finishes downtown! Details to follow. REGISTRATION is now OPEN, sign-up NOW for early bird DISCOUNTS!


Thank you to VMA Studios for capturing the excitement of race day. Photos from the 2021 event can be viewed on the following link


There are two opportunities for packet pickup, as follows:

Thursday, 4/28 5-8pm at Pace Yourself Run Co.
Friday, 4/29 4-7pm at Pace Yourself Run Co.
NOTE: There is no race day packet pick up. Please make arrangments to pick up your event materials Thursday or Friday.  We will allow runners to pick up packets for others. 


16k - 7:15 am
8k - 7:25 am



This event will be capped at 500 participants
The race will continue until 9:45 am. This will provide all runners a two 2.25+ hour timeframe to complete the course.




There will be no bag drop at the start/finish lineAID STATIONS 
8k Aid station will be posted closer to race day
16k Aid stations will be posted closer to race day


There are many locations to park downtown.  In addition, parking will be available at Womble Park which is located 1/2 mile from the start/finish line.   Please follow the link below for a map of Holly Springs public parking locations.



The overall winner will be awarded for both male & female runners in the 8k and 16k. Male and female age group awards for the 8k and 16k for the top 3 finishers in each of the following categories:

19 & Under; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60 and Over


Unfortunately, there are no refunds or deferments for any circumstances - we will race rain or shine unless conditions are dangerous. 

You may transfer your bib to another runner. Bib transfers will need to be done at packet pickup on Thursday and Friday ONLY. Just bring a copy of the original registered runner’s driver license and we will take care of the rest. You may also change from one race distance to another on these two days.



Runners will receive a high quality poly blend race shirt. All shirts are unisex so please select your shirt size accordingly.


We are proud to partner with the REX Healthcare Foundation for this race and a portion of the proceeds from the event will go to support their charitable efforts. 


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