Sunday, September 13th will mark the inaugural Oak City Mile. The event continues Downtown Raleigh’s Road Mile tradition. It is a new course, so below are some key check points that you’ll want to know as you prepare your race plan! This Thursday, September 10th at 6pm, there will be a course preview run from Runologie at 401 B Hillsborough Street. There will be a special discount code available that day, so make sure you come out! They’ll also host advanced check in and registration on Saturday from 3-5pm.

For more information, check out our press release: “The Oak City Mile continues Downtown Raleigh’s Road Mile tradition.” And don’t forget to sign up at


Course preview run will be Thursday, September 10 at Runologie, with packet pickup on Saturday


The drain marks the start/finish of the Oak City Mile


100 meters from the finish (and the start), by the Stop Hunger Now building


200 meters to go (and from the start) – by Allen’s Automotive


300 meters in/300 meters out (St. Mary’s intersection)


The hash by the mini is 400 meters from the start/finish (near NC SECU)


Mayo marks 600 meters to go (and from the start)


‘One Way’ marks halfway (Morgan Street Roundabout)


The post-race party will be at State of Beer. Grab a picnic table out front early!

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