What are the registration fees for the 2019 Krispy Kreme Challenge?

Registration fees are $25.00 for students and $30.00 on October 12th and 13th, 2018.
Price will rise to $30.00 for students and $35.00 for non-students the next day.
Registration prices will increase as the race date approaches.
NOTE: Students must enter a valid .edu email address to receive student pricing. 


Can I pick up my race bib and t-shirt prior to race day?

Check back for more information about the 2019 Krispy Kreme Challenge race expo. At this event, runners can collect their race materials while also checking out local sports vendors, restaurants, and shops.

If you are picking up items at race expo, please keep the following in mind:

  • Please bring a photo ID or a picture of an ID for all the runners whose bibs you are picking up.

  • You will receive one race bib with a timing chip on the back and a 2019 race shirt per runner registered.

  • When picking up your bib, you must know your bib number. You can find your bib number here. Please note that bib numbers will not be available until the week of the race.

  • There will be a separate table for registration transfers. If you need to transfer a registration and the original registrant is not present at the Expo, you must have written and signed consent.

  • Parking for the expo is available at Coliseum Parking Deck.

If you live more than an hour away from Raleigh, you may pick up your packet from 6:00 AM until 7:30 AM on the day of the race. Please keep in mind that the line will be very long and allot sufficient time.  No packets will be given out after 7:30 AM.


What is the race route?

Check back later for the 2019 Challenge’s race route!


Can you register on race day?

Yes! However, we encourage you to register as early as possible.


I can no longer participate in the Krispy Kreme Challenge. Can I transfer my registration to a friend?

Yes, all registration transfers must be processed at the race expo.  Both parties involved in the transfer must be present, or the person receiving the transfer can bring a copy of the registered participant's photo identification and a signed note approving the transfer.


Do I have to run the race to get a t-shirt?

You can purchase an official race t-shirt and medal package by registering as a Virtual Runner, or you can check out our sweet merchandise


Where and when is the 2019 Krispy Kreme Challenge Expo?

Check back later for information about the 2019 Challenge Race Expo. Please bring a photo ID or a picture of an ID for all the runners whose bibs you are picking up. At the Expo, you can pick up your race bib and t-shirt while also shopping through Krispy Kreme Challenge merchandise and other race vendors. It is sure to be a fun event and we hope that all of our participants and friends will come!