Take the Challenge

Take on the Double Down Challenge by conquering both the Fleet Feet 4 Miler Run and the Tar Heel 10 Miler for an unbeatable experience!

Embark on the Double Down Challenge (DDC) adventure, commencing with the Fleet Feet 4 Miler Run at 7:15 AM. Runners will complete the 4 Miler, and just before crossing the finish line, navigate the Double Down Chute to seamlessly re-enter the starting line for the 10 Miler. It’s crucial for all Double Down Runners to commence the 10 Miler distance no later than 8 AM! DDC participants must successfully complete the 10 Mile segment of the challenge by 10:35 AM. Gear up for the ultimate running experience!

2024 Double Down Challenge Course Map

                                                                   To view the map in greater detail, click on the frame symbol in the upper right corner. 

Price Schedule

Through 12/4/2023
Through 2/5/2024
Through 3/4/2024
Through 4/8/2024
Final

Tar Heel 10 Miler

$40

$59

$69

$79

$89

Fleet Feet 4 Miler

$30

$35

$40

$45

$50

Double Down Challenge

$65

$89

$99

$115

$125

Race day timeline

Race day timeline is subject to change. Participants will be notified of any changes via email.

6:00 AM: Saturday, April 20

Recommended Arrival Time

Runners for all distances should arrive by 6:00 AM to leave ample time to find a parking spot and take care of any pre-race needs.

Starting Line: 199 South Rd Dr, Chapel Hill

6:30 AM: Saturday, April 20

Recommended Parking Time

Runners for all distances need to be parked by 6:30 AM to avoid the hospital shift change.

7:15 AM: Saturday, April 20

Fleet Feet 4 Miler And Double Down Challenge Starting Time

Wheelchair participants will start at 7:10 AM.

7:45 AM: Saturday, April 20

Tar Heel 10 Miler Starts

Wheelchair participants starting time: 7:40 AM.

8:15 AM: Saturday, April 20

Fleet Feet 4 Miler Overall Awards Announced

Age group awards will not be announced. Age group award medals will be mailed to winners after the race.

9:15 AM: Saturday, April 20

Tar Heel 10 Miler Overall Awards Announced

Age group awards will not be announced. Age group award medals will be mailed to winners after the race.

10:15 AM: Saturday, April 20

Double Down Challenge Overall Awards Announced

Age group awards will not be announced. Age group award medals will be mailed to winners after the race.

10:35 AM: Saturday, April 20

Finish Line Closes

Finish Line: 199 Stadium Drive, Chapel Hill

Parking

Free parking is available within a mile’s walking distance to the start and finish lines. However, please note that parking spaces are limited and assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. We highly recommend arriving early to secure a spot.

Uber/Lyft Dropoff

We recommend runners to use ride-sharing apps for their transportation needs. Drop-off and pick-up locations will be announced closer to race day.

REGISTER TODAY

Lock in your spot at the start line now.

SWAG

All runners will receive shirts and medals.

ROUTES

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EVENT SCHEDULE

View the race schedules.