As temperatures soar, Winston-Salem gears up for Beat the Heat, taking place July 16 at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds. New this year, the races include a Youth One Mile Race, a timed competitive race for participants 17 years of age or younger. The entry fee is $15 for the one-mile race, to be run on an accurately measured one-mile out and ...

The Twin City Track Club held its Annual Spring Picnic at Leinbach Park on May 1. The rain that fell in other parts of town skirted around the park as members gathered for a traditional cookout and potluck for the first time since 2019.The picnic was organized by outgoing Activities Directors Colleen Sands and Hannah Boles (here’s to an amazing ...

The Boston Marathon returned to its traditional date of Patriot’s Day this year, just six months after the October 11, 2021, run.And the Triad and Twin City Track Club were well represented among the more than 500 North Carolinians who qualified for the race. More than 25,000 runners took off from the starting line, representing 120 countries and all 50 ...

With the April $5K in the books and the Summer Track Series kicking off in late May, it’s safe to say that the Twin City Track Club race season is well under way. And while we’re still experiencing a few chilly mornings, the weather is heating up and the club is in full swing preparing for this year’s Beat the Heat, ...

My name is: David ArnoldTo sum myself up in a nutshell: Family guy that gets up crazy early with my wife Kristen, She gyms it and I go for a run. My wife & I together have 4 children ages Kaitlyn 20, Hannah 19, Ian 17, Justin 9And I’m originally from; Winston SalemI’ve been in Winston-Salem and the Triad area ...

Runners of all ages and abilities throughout the Triad can test their mettle again this year in the 2022 edition of the Ultimate Runner. It’s one night, five events and the chance to win bragging rights and your 4.91 car decal. Or go down in a blaze of burnt T-shirts.And speaking of bragging rights, Race Director Sandy Wetherhold returns this ...

In the summer, evening brings a reprieve from the heat of the day and the delightful sounds and delicious smells of summer in the South. And in Winston-Salem for four Wednesdays in late May and early June, evening brings time on the track with friends.It’s almost time for TCTC’s Summer Track Series, a series of four meets at the Bob ...

With 2022 one-third of the way done, we are heading into high racing season. And we’re getting together more, too, with some creative activities. In March, we tried a new version of the St. Patrick’s Day Hash Run with a St. Patrick’s Day 4 Leaf Clover Run in partnership with Fiddlin’ Fish. Runners scanned a bar code at check-in to receive ...

My name is: Amy XieTo sum myself up in a nutshell: I’m a runner, volleyball player, reader, gardener, foodie, and doctor. I strive to fit a lot of fun, fellowship, and care into a tiny bit of free time!And I’m originally from: Cary, North Carolina I’ve been in Winston-Salem: For my college years at Wake Forest University (go Deacs!) and moved ...

My name is: Alissa KarrTo sum myself up in a nutshell: I can almost always be convinced to sign up for a race, especially a relay race like Ragnar’s Bourbon Chase or Ville to Ville Extreme. However, I have yet to be convinced to actually make a Track Night workout. This is much to Keith Miller’s chagrin!And I’m originally from: ...