STARTING PLANNING NOW! WE’RE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE A NEW RACE STARTING JANUARY 2020 IN UNIVERSITY CITY!
New Year, Better U! Get your new year started on the right foot with a fun activity for everyone!
It’s a 5K run and walk along the LYNX Blue Line Extension on N. Tryon Street in University City.
Run or walk the 5K down North Tryon Street, then ride the LYNX light rail back to the New Year, Better U! community street party.
January 1, 2020
Race starts at 10:00am, followed by the New Year, Better U community street party until 1:00pm!
The event starting point is Atrium Health University Hospital at the JW Clay transit station.
Catch the light rail train at the Old Concord station for a ride back to the JW Clay station and join the New Year, Better U! community street party.
The street party will feature healthy and warm soups, hot chocolate and hot cider bars, music and family friendly activities.
U! This event is open to the public and is a great way to start your New Year—runners, walkers and even those who choose to sleep in but still want to support this cause. Well-mannered and social four legged friends are welcome if kept on a non-retractable lead.