On Tuesday, October 23rd, we’ll wrap up the second season of Pop Up Cross Country at Dix Park with the first Raleigh City Cross Country Championship! There will be hay bails to clear, pumpkins to jump, and a post-race party at nearby Trophy Brewing on Maywood. Individual Men’s and Women’s Champion will recieve a trophy, as well as the coed Team Champion, who will recieve the Hayes Barton Bowl, commemorating Sir Walter Raleigh’s hometown.

Details on the Raleigh City Cross Country Championship

When: Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Where: The Big Field at Dix Park

Cost: As low as $5! (Sign up here)

Timing: Chip timing (2017 OFFICIAL RESULTS ARE HERE)

Photos: 2017 Photos are here (courtesy of Jason Honeycutt)

Team Scoring: Top 4 for each team score, based on place. Lowest team score wins. Teams can have as many members as possible.


  • 5:00pm – Race Day Registration/Bib & Chip Pickup (ending at 5:45pm, by the starting line).
  • 5:45pm – Kids 1.1 mile
  • 6:00pm – 5k Race
  • 6:45pm – Awards
  • 7:00pm – Post-Race Party at Trophy Brewing Co. on Maywood.

Course Map (subject to change)


In Cooperation With

For additional information, or questions: please contact us at SirWalterRunning@gmail.com