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Thomas Wolfe 8K, Asheville oldest race, returns Oct. 7

Thomas Wolfe 8K, Asheville oldest race, returns Oct. 7

This​ ​year’s​ ​race​ ​happens​ ​just​ ​four​ ​days​ ​after​ ​the​ ​famous​ ​author’s​ ​birthday.

by September 21, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Mama’s Day 10K set for May 7 at Asheville’s Carrier Park

Mama’s Day 10K set for May 7 at Asheville’s Carrier Park

The race benefits Mama Maisha, a new Asheville nonprofit that’s working to make pregnancies safer in Tanzania.

by May 4, 2016 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville’s Biltmore Estate prepares to host USA Cycling Cyclo-Cross National Championships this week

Asheville’s Biltmore Estate prepares to host USA Cycling Cyclo-Cross National Championships this week

Riders from around the country are descending upon Asheville for a week of muddy racing.

by January 4, 2016 7 comments Asheville News
New downtown Asheville race event in August will benefit LEAF Schools and Streets

New downtown Asheville race event in August will benefit LEAF Schools and Streets

The first LEAF Art Dash Asheville is holding a logo contest, with the winner receiving a custom prize pack from LEAF.

by March 13, 2015 0 comments Asheville events
Beer Run: New Asheville running race series will start, end at WNC craft breweries

Beer Run: New Asheville running race series will start, end at WNC craft breweries

Race to the Taps will add a new dimension to the old B, double-E, double-R, U N.

New Asheville half-marathon, other races, announced for September 2015

New Asheville half-marathon, other races, announced for September 2015

Three days and five events, packed into one September 2015 weekend in downtown Asheville.

by November 10, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Half Marathon seeking volunteers for June run

Asheville Half Marathon seeking volunteers for June run

The event, which includes a 10k, is organized by the director of the popular Cooper River Bridge Run.

by April 29, 2014 3 comments Asheville sports
Registration open for run to help Asheville High School buy new instruments

Registration open for run to help Asheville High School buy new instruments

The second annual Band-Aid Race and Fun Run is set for March 1. Money raised at the run will be used to replace instruments purchased in the ’80s.

by January 27, 2014 1 comment Asheville News
Asheville Outdoor Center to host second Hotter Than Haiti 10k

Asheville Outdoor Center to host second Hotter Than Haiti 10k

All proceeds from the event will benefit Consider Haiti, which uses 100 percent of proceeds to provide sustainable food, water and children’s health programs in Montrouis, Haiti.

by July 22, 2013 0 comments Asheville benefits
New 30k race coming to Pisgah National Forest in May

New 30k race coming to Pisgah National Forest in May

It’s the first ever 30k footrace for the Cradle of Forestry.

Alert for Shut In Trail Race runners: Applications go out in August

Alert for Shut In Trail Race runners: Applications go out in August

That’s the word from Jus’ Running, which also suggests an upcoming race would be good for Shut In training: All of you Shut In runners and wanna be Shut In runners, think seriously about running the Daniel Boone Scramble 15K Run . The applications for Shut In will be out the first week in August and the Daniel Boone Scramble[Read More…]

Young Asheville filmmaker working on movie about African-American and Latino communities

Young Asheville filmmaker working on movie about African-American and Latino communities

Here’s the note from loyal reader Nicole: Hello, My name is Nicole Townsend, I am a 22 year old poet and up and coming film maker here in Asheville, NC. I am currently working on my first film titled “color ME brown: conversations with unmuted voices.” The film is in production and is to be viewed on Saturday, September 1st[Read More…]

by May 29, 2012 0 comments Asheville features