Leg 5 is the shortest of the relay and has a good bit of downhill towards the end, including the great view of the field at the last footbridge.
Where do I start?
About 1/4 Mile before the Brown Field Road crossing, the only road crossing the entire race.
Where do I finish?
At Mial Plantation, just after running under the bridge (after passing the parking lot).
Where do I park?
For the start, you’ll want to park on the road near the Brownfield Landfill, which is located at 2600 Brown Field Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610.
For the finish, you can park at the Mial Plantation Parking Lot, which is located at 6090 Mial Plantation Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610.
Anything interesting about Leg 5?
This leg is short and sweet. You’ll have a short uphill start before the Brown Field Road crossing, then you’ll run along the greenway by the fields before diving downhill towards the finish.
Before this is Leg 4 (10k)