Sole Mates

20221223
2022-02-19

Feb 19, 2022 at 11:00 AM

Sole Mates

201 Soccer Park Drive

Cary NC, 27511

USA

Entry Fee $25
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Entry Fee 2 $110
(Highest or Late Registration)

Prize Money: no

Distance(s):

  • 1M
  • 5K
  • 6.5M

Series: Free-for-All Race Series

Type: Cross Country

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 100%

First Year of the Event: 2016

Description:

Venue: WakeMed Soccer Park (201 Soccer Park Drive, Cary, NC 27511)

Benefitting Soles4Souls
Sole Mates is a celebration of health and fitness and is coming back for another year! There’s no better way to celebrate than with friends and family. So grab your running buddy and get to the starting line!

This year Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority (a nonprofit service organization) is joining us to support Soles4Souls’s global mission to wear out poverty in developing countries by providing gently worn or even new shoes to those who currently do not have.

“Every day children are prevented from attending school, adults are unable to work. Walking becomes unbearable. A new pair of shoes provides relief in many developing nations around the globe, in times of disaster, and helps bridge the economic gap in the United States and Canada. We the Cary Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha are specifically working towards wearing out poverty in Haiti. We believe that every donation matters be it in the form of shoes or monetary donations to purchase shoes to send.”

Soles 4 Souls – Wearing Out Poverty will be collecting shoe donations on race day, so please bring out any new or gently-used shoes with you to help support their mission. We are also collecting donations on their behalf online and appreciate your generous support of this incredible organization.

Participants can choose to run the race individually (as usual) or they can team up with a partner (separate awards for both categories!). Instead of placing by their individual race times, partners will instead place by their combined times. Run together and win together! We might call it “Sole Mates” but it doesn’t matter if you pair up with your spouse, kids, significant other, best buddy, or neighbor.

Invite your friends and family to run together!
If you’re looking for a great Valentines Day gift for a friend or loved one, sign up for the Sole Mates Run!

Sole Mates is part of Fit & Able’s Free-for-All Race Series.

If you are interested in sponsoring Sole Mates please email Info@FitandAble.net for more information!

Photos

Race event photo

Map

Past Event Dates

Held on Feb 19, 2022

Held on Feb 06, 2021

Held on Feb 08, 2020

Held on Feb 09, 2019

Held on Feb 10, 2018

Held on Feb 12, 2017

Held on Mar 06, 2016