Raleigh City of Oaks Marathon


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The City of Oaks Marathon and Rex Healthcare Half Marathon returns for the sixth year to Raleigh, North Carolina, drawing thousands of athletes to the capital city. Add this runner’s favorite to your fall racing schedule! The course is revered for the diversity of the landscape, showcasing the Triangle’s natural areas and the capital’s rich, Southern history. Come discover what runners around the country are raving about. The race starts at the historic NC State Bell Tower and takes you through beautiful neighborhoods, downtown Raleigh, by the Fairgrounds and into Umstead Park and then back to the Bell Tower for the finish.

Admission: $75 for marathon entry, $65 for half-marathon

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Start/Finish on Hillsborough Street at the NC State Belltower

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