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11th Annual Race to the Rock (5K run or 25-mile bike)

  • Dates: August 13, 2017
  • Location: Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park
  • Time: 7:45 AM
  • Price: Cost: Save up to $10 on early registration at lakelureolympiad.com.Link to event: Cost: Spectators get in free if in the Park before 7:30am.

The grand finale of the 13th Annual Lake Lure Olympiad – a 3-day family sports festival that showcases the beautiful scenery of Lake Lure and Chimney Rock, the Race to the Rock is a challenging 5k run or 25-mile bike race that climbs 900 feet in the last 3 miles (a 7-9% grade) to finish at the base of Chimney Rock. The rewarding 75-mile views from the finish line overlooking Lake Lure are enough to take your breath away… or what’s left of it! This is the ONLY TIME you can ever run or bike up to Chimney Rock.

11th Annual Race to the Rock (5K run or 25-mile bike)
  • 431 Main St.
  • Chimney Rock, NC 28720
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  • Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park
  • Cost: Save up to $10 on early registration at lakelureolympiad.com.Link to event: Cost: Spectators get in free if in the Park before 7:30am.