When & Where

Saturday, January 2, 2021

American Legion Post #129
1500 Bridge Barrier Rd.
Carolina Beach, NC 28428

Distances

Half Marathon  –  TIMED
5K  –  TIMED

Start Times

13.1 Waves are 8 AM – 8:40 AM
5K Waves are 9 AM  –  9:40 AM

Registered Participants:
To see your Start Time, Click HERE

 Packet Pickup:
If you were unable to make it to packet pickup, or registered after packet pickup, please email michelle@its-go-time.com for a pick up time on Saturday morning.

2021 CBSP Trail Half & 5K Photos

2021 CBSP Trail Half & 5K Results

The Carolina Beach State Park Trail Half Marathon & 5K are a go!

The Carolina Beach State Park Half Marathon & 5K is a trail race in Carolina Beach, NC. With 13.1 and 3.1 mile courses, all levels of speed and ability are allotted an opportunity to race in one of the most unique setting in North Carolina. Rolling pine laced single track along the coast, offers participants tons of interesting terrain to take-in while they put out max effort for unique prizes. After the race, participants (21+) can enjoy one beer on the patio at the American Legion – note, this could change based on the Governor’s Executive Order in place during the race.

*** THIS EVENT DOES HAVE PARTICIPANT CAPS ***
Half Marathon: 200 Participants
5K:  200 Participants

Our Charity Partner

Friends of Pleasure Island State Parks is a non-profit organization designed to support and promote Carolina Beach State Park and Fort Fisher State Recreation Area.

5K Awards
• Top 3 Overall, Male & Female

Half Marathon Awards
• Top 3 Overall, Male & Female

Finisher Awards
All 5K and Half Marathon finisher will receive a finisher medal

Race Swag

BEANIE HAT
All participants receive the 2020 beanie hat.

FINISHER MEDAL
All Half Marathon & 5k finishers receive a finisher medal.

A beautiful trail 13.1 and 3.1 run through a challenging and amazing trail system in the famous Carolina Beach State Park. These trails are made for running and we are excited to showcase the area’s only trail half marathon. This 1 loop course utilizes all the Carolina Beach State Park trails have to offer. You get to run along the shore with a breathtaking view, and then into the forest through amazing pine trees and right through a well maintained camp ground.

Due to the nature of this race course, strollers, wheelchairs and dogs are NOT permitted to participate.

CUTOFF FOR HALF MARATHON: 3.5 hours (16 min. per mile)

Turn-by-Turn & Safety Access Information

Schedule & Parking Info

Friday, January 1, 2021

PRE-RACE PACKET PICKUP

Fleet Feet Sports
1125 Military Cutoff Rd. D
Wilmington, NC 28405

12 PM – 2 PM – Packet Pickup

 If you were unable to make it to packet pickup, or registered after packet pickup, please email michelle@its-go-time.com for a pick up time on Saturday morning.

Saturday, January 2, 2021

RACE DAY

American Legion Post #129
1500 Bridge Barrier Rd.
Carolina Beach, NC 28428

8:00 AM  –  Half Marathon Wave 1
9:00 AM  –  5K Wave 1

Registered Participants:
To see your Start Time, Click HERE

Packet Pickup:
 If you were unable to make it to packet pickup, or registered after packet pickup, please email michelle@its-go-time.com for a pick up time on Saturday morning.

Race Day Parking

Parking will be available at Food Lion in marked spots, but please do NOT park in front of the loading docks. Limited parking will also be available at American Legion.

Want to Sponsor the Event?

Want to be a Volunteer?

REGISTRATION & PRICING

5K Trail Race
Through November 30  —  $30
December 1 through December 31  —  $35
January 1 & January 2  —  $40

Half Marathon Trail Race
Through November 30  —  $70
December 1 through December 31  —  $75
January 1 & January 2  —  $80

FAQ & GUIDELINES

Waiver: The Registration Agreement & Liability Waiver is linked to the Online Registration. This must be selected and approved during registration.

Packet Pick-Up: Family or Friends may pick-up your Race Packet at Packet Pick-Up.

On-Site Registration: Registration is available starting one hour prior to race start. It closes 20 minutes prior to start.

Timing: Jaguar Bib Chip Timing will be used to time this race

Weather: This race is rain or shine. It will be postponed, rescheduled or cancelled if a severe weather warning is in effect.

Refunds: There are no refunds, registration will be accepted as a donation.

Entries are not transferable to other races Timed by Go Time as each race is organized by a different group.
We must stick to this policy as race items have been purchased based on current registrations and it is not fair to choose who receives a refund and who does not.