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All RunnerDude Group Runs are free_clipped_rev_1

All Paces Welcome! Walkers too!

FREE!

Starting November 6th

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: Fresh Market on Highwoods Blvd (off of New Garden Rd)

Parking: Park down from Fresh Market (don’t take spaces close to the front of the store)

Distance: 2-6 miles

All Paces Welcome! Walkers Too!

Free! 

Time Change: 7:30am

11/30 Location : Fresh Market (1560 Highwoods Blvd off New Garden Rd)

Start Time: 7:30am (We head out at 7:30 so arrive a little before)

Parking: Park away from the store. . Don’t take the space in front of  The Fresh Market

Restrooms: Restrooms are available at Starbucks, area service stations,

RunGo App Route Links: (Can also search under “RunnerDude Fresh Market 12-7 [  ]-Miler”)

5-Miler  7-Mile   8-Miler   9-Miler   10-Miler   11-Miler   12-Miler   16-Miler

Download the RunGoApp prior to coming to the run. If your phone is prone to having issues with RunGo, then print out the route directions from the RunGo website on your desktop or handwrite the directions.

Water Cooler Locations: Even though there are coolers on the route, it’s a good idea to still carry water with you. 

  • E Keeling / Friendly (8-16 mile routes)
  • Market St/ Greenway Dr. N (16-mile route)
  • Note: No cooler on the 5 and 7-mile routes.

Saftey Notice: This is a group run and not a race. Runners are to follow all traffic signals and street signs. It’s best to run with a partner or group. Carrying a smart phone with your is highly recommended in case of an emergency, you can call 911.

Future Saturday Run Location Schedule:

  • 12/7- Fresh Market off New Garden Rd*
  • 12/14- Greenway Run Starting at RunnerDude’s Fitness**
  • 12/21- Quaker Village (Friendly Ave)*
  • 12/28- No Run. The Dude’s on Vacation.

*RunGo Routes: Download the RunGoApp prior to coming to the run. If your phone is prone to having issues with RunGo, then print out the route directions from the RunGo website on your desktop or handwrite the directions. The RunGoApp works best if you turn off the WiFi on your phone.

**Greenway Run Routes: On the Saturdays that it’s a greenway run, we’ll be doing an out-n-back along the Atlantic and Yadkin Greenway beginning from RunnerDude’s Fitness (2309 W. Cone Blvd). We will not be using the RunGoApp for these Saturday’s run. Below are some general turnaround points. For exact mileage turnaround points, be sure to wear a GPS watch or use a GPS smart phone app such as Strava, RunKeeper, MapMyRun, etc.

  • 5-Miles: Turnaround point (2.5 miles) is approximaely halfway down the Military Park parkinglot.
  • 6-Miles: Turnaround point (3 miles) is just past the cooler at Lake Brandt Road/Greenway
  • 8-Miles: Turnaround point (4 miles) is just before the first foot bridge across Lake Brandt.
  • 10-Miles: Turnaround point (5 miles) is about .15 mile past cooler at at Owls Roost Rd/Greenway
  • 12-Miles: Turnaround point (6 miles) is just past the 2nd foot bridge across Lake Brandt.
  • 13-Miles: Turn around point (6.5 miles) is about .1 mile past Strawberry Rd.
  • 14-Miles: Turnwaround point (7 miles) is just before the end of the greenway near the defunct tunnel.
  • If you need more mileage you can add an out-n-back at Lake Brant rd or add in the loop around Military Park
  • You can add 2.3 miles by running from cooler at Lake Brandt Rd down Lake Brand Rd to Lawndale intersection and back.
  • You can add 3.1 miles by running from cooler at Lake Brandt Rd down Lake Brand Rd, turning left at Lawndale traffic light and running to Air Harbor Rd and back.
  • You can add 3.8 miles by running from cooler at Lake Brandt Rd down Lake Brand Rd, turning left at Lawndale traffic light and running to last entrance to Jesse Wharton Elem School and back.
  • You can add 1.7 miles by adding on the Military Park Loop. (the smaller half loop on the Visitors Center side adds .6 mile)
  • You can add 1 mile by running to Markland Rd (Target end of greenway) and back to the start at RunnerDude’s Fitness

Hydration Notice: Even though there are coolers along the route, it’s highly recommended that you plan on bringing additional hydration sources with you be it a handheld bottle, hydration belt or pack.

Saftey Notice: This is a group run and not a race. Runners are to follow all traffic signals and street signs. It’s best to run with a partner or group. Carrying a smart phone with your is highly recommended in case of an emergency, you can call 911.