Registration Information

A discount of $5 will be automatically calculated at check out for runners 17 and under or 65 and over.

  • April 1 to July 31 ~ $45.00 ~ Early Bird Pricing
  • Aug 1 to Oct 13  ~ $50.00  Registration Basic Rate

Packet Pick Up Locations

  • Early Packet Pick Up ~ Friday 4:00-6:00pm ~ Jus’ Running, Merrimon Ave, Asheville
  • Race Day Packet Pick Up ~ Saturday 7:00am ~ Front Porch of  Thomas Wolfe House

All runners receive a custom Thomas Wolfe 8k t-shirt, custom race bib and a chip timed event.

Course Map


Sprint Prizes


The first Male and Female to cross Mile 1 will receive a $50 gift certificate from Jus’ Running!

The first Male and Female to cross Mile 3 will receive a $50 gift certificate from Jus’ Running!

You must finish the race to receive a sprint prize.

Top Awards

1st place male and female will receive a $50 gift certificate from Jus’ Running.

First, Second, Third, 1st Masters, 1st Grand masters, male and female runners will receive a custom award. This year’s award is a custom genuine leather “Junior Legal” portfolio from Oowee Products, a local leather working company.

Thomas Wolfe 8k custom leather journal

Age Group Awards

Age Group Awards

Top 3 runners, male and female in the following categories will receive a custom prize.

1-19, 20-29,  30-39,  40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and up.

Parking Information

Runners should plan on parking in the College St. Parking Deck or the Woodfin St Parking lot.  Both are paid lots.  There is also limited street parking. Arrive early to give yourself time to find parking.