The Apple Festival Race are back for 2022! This race consists of a 5k, 8k, and Kids Fun Run in historic downtown Hendersonville. This race coincides with the Hendersonville Apple Festival, so make sure to walk over to main street after the race. The Apple Festival Races are a Hendersonville staple, and we can’t wait to see you there!
The Asheville Triathlon course is a super event for every level of triathlete, from novice to elites. Novice + Beginner tri-athletes love this race!
This race is fast and is a huge hit among local elites. The time trial swim start in a 50m pool allows swimmers to spread out. The bike leg is flat the first couple miles, so get down in your aero bars and push it. The middle section has some steep hills just get outta the saddle and roll over em! There are several downhill sections that are smokin’ fast! Many elites have PR’d during the 5k run, bring your racing flats!
The Hendersonville Triathlon presented by Hunter Subaru will take place at Patton Park in Hendersonville, NC! Patton Pool is operated by the YMCA of WNC in Hendersonville and Patton Park is operated by the City of Hendersonville. run5kThe bike and run will use portions of the Oklawaha Greenway.
The 400 meter pool swim takes place at Patton Pool in Hendersonville. The pool is an Olympic size, 50 meter lap pool with 8 lanes. Participants will have a time trial start with plenty of time between each swimmer and will be organized in wave starts according to their estimated 100 yard swim time. Swimmers will flow in one direction in the lane.
The 12.5 mile bike route rolls through the quiet and beautiful Oklahawa Greenway in the City of Hendersonville, exits the Greenway and flows along a ‘rolling’ course through Henderson County’s country roads. Cyclists will return to the park by way of the Greenway.
The 5k run is FAST and for the most part-flat! The entire run is on the quiet, shaded and beautiful Oklahawa Greenway in the City of Hendersonville. The route is an out-and-back style course.
The Inaugural RAD Half Marathon & 10k are fast, incredibly scenic races that start in the heart of Downtown Asheville, North Carolina. Both races whiz downhill to the River Arts District, and wind along the peaceful French Broad River. You’ll be greeted with a complimentary beer, a one-of-a-kind finisher medal, live music, and a free shuttle back to the start line after the race.
If you’re looking to soak in all the sights and sounds of Asheville while achieving a new PR, this is the race for you!
The Chamber Challenge is designed to promote community wellness through friendly competition between businesses in the Asheville area. Encourage your co-workers, family and friends to participate. Whether you walk every step or sprint to the finish, we know you’re up to the challenge!