Race 13.1 is returning for the second year to Winston-Salem, one of the finest cities in North Carolina having been named the sixth best place to retire by CNNmoney and No. 10 on America’s Most Fun, Affordable Cities by Better Home & Garden Real Estate in 2012. Winston-Salem is home to Wake Forest University, one of the most picturesque universities in the country, and part of the half marathon route will run through campus. The course also features the historic and beautiful Graylyn Estate, "a glorious estate where everything transcends the ordinary."
Before or after the race, you’ll find no shortage of fun. From cobblestone streets, to eclectic shops, fun nightlife and outdoor adventures, Winston-Salem will leave you wanting for nothing. Make sure to visit Reynolda Village, the race start and finish location, for great shopping!