Tar Heel 10 Miler
This landmark running event showcases UNC’s Campus & Chapel Hill from every angle! Make no mistake about it, this is the best running experience Chapel Hill has to offer, and arguably one of the best in North Carolina!
Start Time: 7:45am
Start Line: 199 South Rd Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, near the UNC Bell Tower
Finish Line: 104 Stadium Drive near Kenan Stadium Gate 2
Route: The race starts on South Rd on the campus of the University of North Carolina and goes through downtown Chapel Hill as well as several gorgeous residential neighborhoods. The 10 Miler has plenty of flat fast road along Franklin & Cameron while taking runners through the historic Rosemary district and downtown Chapel Hill. It culminates with a finish at Kenan Memorial Football Stadium.
Minimum Pace: Participants in all events must maintain a minimum pace of 15:00 min/mile to participate in this event enabling police to reopen the major roads used. Race officials follow the back of the pack to enforce this rule. In the event that you are unable to maintain the minimum pace, you will be asked to use sidewalks and either complete the remainder of the course unassisted by police, or use the cue sheet provided by race officials that details the shortest walk back to the race site.