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Cary Greenways Half-Marathon

In-Person Race Mar. 23rd OR Virtual Race Mar. 16th - Mar. 23rd Cary, NC 27513 US Directions RaceJoy Ready
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$80 $65 Price increases after November 2, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT


$65 $50 Price increases after November 2, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT


$55 $40 Price increases after November 2, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Kids in Strollers

$5 Registration ends March 22, 2025 at 9:00pm EDT
Open to ages 4 and under.
Shipping Included!

Virtual 13.1

$35 Registration ends March 22, 2025 at 9:00pm EDT
Shipping Included!

Virtual 10K

$35 Registration ends March 22, 2025 at 9:00pm EDT
Shipping Included!

Virtual 5K

$35 Registration ends March 22, 2025 at 9:00pm EDT
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$100 Registration ends March 21, 2025 at 9:00pm EDT


Course Records - Fred G. Bond Metro Park / White Oak Greenway
Set a NEW course record & win a $10 gift code!

5K - Male: K. Boucher - 18:56 (2024)          5K - Female: L. Oyler - 21:27 (2024)    
10K - Male:
S. Montclair - 34:49 (2024)          10K - Female: C. Klashman - 45:44 (2024)
13.1 - Male: J. Barker - 1:20:27 (2023)         13.1 - Female: B. Fowler - 1:25:17 (2024)


Fit & Able is proud of our eighth year of running the Cary Greenways Half-marathon with 5K, 10K, and 13.1 races. Choose your challenge! Run the trails you love but get timed! This race is capped so sign up soon!  Participants have a window during which to start the race of their choice and have until 11:00 AM to finish. The half-marathon turnaround point closes at 9:30 AM.


Please consider your race pace when deciding which event to run and when to start within your event's start window.


  • IN-PERSON and VIRTUAL 5K, 10K, & 13.1 race options
  • Cary Greenways Half-marathon finishers medal & gift included for all 5K, 10K, and 13.1 finishers (guaranteed if signed up by March 9th); shirts available for purchase separately
  • Over $8,500 in potential in-person & virtual Overall (Top 3 Male/Female each race), Age Group (Top 3 Male/Female each age group), & New Course Record awards 
  • Great rewards and prizes you can earn by referring your friends and family to sign up with you or even recruiting them to race as a "team"! * More details below
  • Earn points for Fit & Able's Free-for-All Race Series to win big end-of-year prizes! Check out the current standings: Free-for-All Race Series

If you are interested in sponsoring the Cary Greenways Half-marathon please email for more information!

We can't wait to see you at the Cary Greenways Half-marathon!

Refer Friends, Build a Team, and Fundraise for Prizes!

Referral Rewards

Sign up, invite friends and family to join you, and get over $150 in rewards and swag! Yes, really!


1. First, sign up for the 5K or greater distance! 
2. Once your registration is complete, you will receive a unique referral link in your confirmation email to share with your friends and family or post on social media. Get more info on Referral Refunds here.
3. Get 5 friends to sign up using your unique referral link and you will automatically receive up to a $15 refund. Boom!
4. Get 5 more friends (10 total)  to join you and get up to another $15 of your registration fee back.
5. Get another 5 friends (15 total) to sign up and we will send you a FREE "Certified Fit & Able" t-shirt.
6. But if you can get 25 friends or family all in to race with you, then we will give you $100 CASH!


PLUS, if your friends and family sign up through your referral link within 72 hours they can use the special code in your registration confirmation pop-up to get a $5 discount at checkout too!

Team Rewards

You can also potentially get up to $15 off each team member's registration fee when you recruit a team!


1. First, create a team while you're signing up for any distance! 
2. Invite your friends and family to sign up and join your team. (Pssst... they can use your unique referral link so you get the credit towards the referral swag!)
3. After 10 members join the team all will get an automatic $5 refund on their registration fee! Plus a $5 discount for future team members.
4. When your team reaches 25 members everyone will get another $5 refund! Plus a $10 discount for future team members. 
5. AND, when your team reaches 50 members everyone will get yet another $5 refund! Plus a $15 discount for that last team member!

Fundraising Rewards

ALSO, you can get up to $25 of your registration fee back when you choose to become a fundraiser for any participating charity while signing up and requesting a refund if you raise at least $250 (must check the box during signup!).


Some Restrictions and Limitations Apply. Check the Event FAQ or contact if you have questions. * Rewards do not apply to Fun Mile or Kids in Strollers registrations.

Official Cary Greenways Half-marathon Playlist

If you have a song you'd like us to add to the Official Cary Greenways Half-marathon Playlist (and it's both appropriate for all ages and fits the Cary Greenways Half-marathon theme!), then please send your suggestion to and we will check it out!


The Cary Greenways Half-Marathon and all its participants are subject to these event policies.


Information from this master site is often shared to or scraped by other online sources that aren't updated when changes are made here. This site on RunSignUp is the only official and updated source for information regarding this event. Everyone who registers for this event will be automatically subscribed to Fit & Able's email distribution list and may unsubscribe at any time. 


Fit & Able Productions is a nonprofit organization that has been supporting community and family fitness in Cary since 1997 through organizing creative events and training programs. Proceeds from our events that aren't designated to support other organizations go to support the event and other Fit & Able nonprofit activities.


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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Cary Greenways Half-Marathon.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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Race Contact Info

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