Sat October 16, 2021 Badin, NC 28009 US Directions
Join the Uwharrie Running Club for the challenging, yet scenic, Run the Valley 5K, 10K & 1/2 Marathon.
Countdown to Race Day

Run the Valley Half Marathon

$50 7:30AM EDT Registration ends October 10, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

Run the Valley 8K

$30 7:45AM EDT Registration ends October 9, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
Run the Valley 2021


16th Annual Run the Valley Half-Marathon

One of North Carolina’s Most Scenic 1/2 Marathon

The Run the Valley Half Marathon is back for the sixteenth year for you to tackle Morrow Mountain.     Deemed one of the most scenic half-marathons in the state of North Carolina, the course will take you from Badin to the top of Morrow Mountain and back to Badin.  More than half of the course is on the road in Morrow Mountain State Park.  Please note, there is a three-hour time limit for this race.
Limited to 100 participants.
Half-Marathon Start Time: 7:30 am
Finisher Medals & Finisher Towels

Top Three Male and Female Awards Plus Age Group Awards

Finisher towels and finisher medals to all finishers.


2nd Annual Run the Valley 8K

 This out and back course offers rolling hills and beautiful rural scenery. The course begins at the Badin Post Office on the corner of Falls Road and Boyden Street. Runners follow Boyden Street to Valley Drive and run a bit past Morrow Mountain Road where they will turn around and trace their steps to the finish. 
Runners and walkers are welcome.
8K Start Time: 7:45 am
Top 3 Male and Female Finishers, plust Age Group Awards.

Finisher towels to all finishers.
8K is limited to 125 Participants
Run the Valley is organized by the Uwharrie Running Club. 
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Badin Post Office
Badin, NC US 28009
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