May 05, 2019 at 9:00 AM

Racing for Rescues 5K Run/2K

1021 Main Campus Drive

Raleigh NC, 27606


Entry Fee $15
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Entry Fee 2 $35
(Highest or Late Registration)

Prize Money: yes


  • 5K
  • 2K

Type: Trail

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 50%

First Year of the Event: 2015


The 2017 Racing for Rescues event features: Separate, timed 5K races for runners with dogs and runners without dogs. A 2K walk for people with or without dogs. A special 30th anniversary “family reunion” for Second Chance adoptees. Fantastic raffle prizes (need not be present to win). A vendor city of interest to pet owners and athletes alike. We’re celebrating 30 years of of helping pets find their forever families! Join us at the 2017 Racing for Rescues event for our first Second Chance Family Reunion. If you’ve ever adopted a pet through Second Chance, made a donation, volunteered with us, or attended an event, you are an important part of the Second Chance family.


Race event photo


Past Event Dates

Held on May 05, 2019

Held on May 06, 2018

Held on May 07, 2017

Event Results