The Good Race 8k

Sat March 19, 2016 Morganton, NC 28655 US Directions


Male Relay

10:00AM EDT

Female Relay

10:00AM EDT

CoEd Relay

10:00AM EDT


10:00AM EDT


Catawba Meadows Park & Greenway
701 Sanford Dr.
Morganton, NC US 28655


8k and 8K relay race on the beautiful Morganton, NC Greenway along the Catawba River. 
The greenway is mostly flat with slight rolling hills and beautiful scenery!

The Good Race is a fundraising event, but it is also an opportunity for runners and local residents to participate in a fun day of exercise, food and fellowship while supporting and learning about Good Samaritan Clinic, a unique and truly exceptional charitable clinic in western North Carolina.

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Directions to race

Take 1-40 Exit 100, Jamestown Road.  If traveling eastbound turn left at end of ramp; if westbound, turn right.  Proceed through light at intersection of Jamestown Road and US 70 where Jamestown Road becomes Independence Boulevard. Continue straight on Independence and turn right at next light (Hwy 181). Hardee's will be on your right. At next traffic light, turn left onto Sandford Drive and continue for approximately 1/2 mile to turn left into Catawba Meadows.

GPS coordinates: Latitude 35 degrees 45.5596'  Longitude 81 degrees 42.1646

Race information

Registration and packet pick-up opens at 8:30am

Long sleeve technical t-shirts guaranteed to all pre-registrants.  Only a limited number available on race day so register early!!

8K and Relay start at 10:00am

Relay points at 2K, 4K and 6K; water stations at the 2K & 2K relay points

Plentiful parking and restroom facilities.

Great door prizes, goody bags and post race food!



All proceeds will help to provide medical, dental, pharmaceutical and/or mental health services to low-income, uninsured and underinsured individuals and families of Burke County. Thank you for your support!

Course Map

Check out this beautiful course running along the greenway!



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