Chick-fil-A Connect Race Series: Raleigh Ella's Race

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Join the herd to run in loving support of Ella Newmiller.
Presented by: Chick-fil-A Capital Crossing & Chick-fil-A Falls Village.


Lace up your running shoes for the Chick-fil-A Connect Race Series of Raleigh, NC on March 23, 2013 benefiting the The Cure Starts Now and the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation! This race will include: ChronoTrack chip timing, USATF certified & sanctioned course, dri-fit shirts, as well as an incredible atmosphere for the entire family and a chance to win Chick-fil-A for a year! You may run or walk with a stroller in the 10K, 5K, and the 1 Mile, and if you have questions about the race, visit our Frequently Asked Questions.

Directly beside the finish line of each race will be a FREE Family FunZone. The Family FunZone provides a fun, free, and family friendly activity area filled with several inflatables. The Family FunZone will be open to children from birth to 12 years of age.

For more information, click here.

Will you compete in SPEED or in SPIRIT?

You can earn points in SPEED and SPIRIT for the race and also for the National Chick-fil-A Connect Race Series. More information about the national series at


Run fast = earn a medal, the chance to win Chick-fil-A for a year, and SPEED points.
The faster you run and the more races you run in, the more SPEED points you earn.


Pre-Event: Attend Early Packet Pickup (50 points), Tweet @cfaraceseries (20 points)
Event Day: Dress up like a cow & check-in at the SPIRIT tent (200 points), Win Best Costume (200 points)
Post Event: Complete Runner Survey (50 points), Win the Photo Finish Contest on social media (200 points)

Log-in to your account to view your point totals and to see where you stand in the National Series.


Friday, March 22nd

11:00AM-2:00PM Early Packet Pick Up Raleigh Running Outfitters (Raleigh Location)
5:00-8:00PM Early Packet Pick Up Chick-fil-A at Falls Village

Saturday, March 23rd

7:00AM - Day-of Registration and Runner Check-In Opens
7:50AM - Day-of Registration Closes
8:00AM - 5K/10K Run/Walk Start
9:30AM - 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Start
*Awards presented after each race.

Special thanks to our sponsors!

Thank you to North Ridge Country Club for allowing us to use their parking lot!