The Asheville Track Club’s Grand Prix competition is one of the best around with over $5,000 in cash prizes awarded annually. Points are given based on your participation and speed in the races we select for the year. Compete against other track club members in your gender, division and age group. Run in as few as 5 of our selected races (3 races for kids) to qualify for an age group award, 10 for a chance at an overall award. This competition is exciting, challenging and rewarding. Race with your friends and meet new ones. Select your races, work on a strategy and most importantly…. Have Fun!
JOIN OR RENEW TODAY
If you are not already a member of the Asheville Track Club or if your membership has expired recently it’s time to join or renew your membership TODAY. New members will enjoy being better connected to the Western North Carolina running and walking community and renewing members will ensure that they continue to enjoy their connection to the community as well as significant savings at many local merchants.
We offer online membership through Run Club Signup.com
TW8k is Asheville’s Oldest Race and honors the life of the famed literary author Thomas Wolfe. In his short life, the Asheville native was known for his short stories, works and novellas. The Thomas Wolfe 8k is a fundraiser for the Asheville Track Club and other literacy related nonprofits. Click HERE to register!
Running is one of the most popular forms of exercise in the US. According to Statista, 64 million people went on a run in 2016. While jogs through parks and designated running paths rarely have incidents, if you run alongside traffic you’ll likely want to stay as visible as possible. Here are some top ways to ensure motorists see you on your runs. Click here for more information on this topic by Molly Clarke.