Fayetteville Executive Airport, Drake Field,
Duathlon, 5K Run, 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk, and
Bike Time Trial.
A USA Triathlon sanctioned duathlon that consists
of a 3 mile run, 18 mile bike and 3 mile run. This is the only duathlon
in the world that has a leg of the race on an airport runway. The
race is open to Individuals and teams of two or three people. Come
"Run The Runway"!
A 5K Run and a 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk which are
both held on an airport runway. The 5K run will be one of the fastest
in the world...there is less than 40 feet elevation change. The
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk is very family friendly, so come "Run The
A USA Cycling sanctioned 17
mile bike time trial. Known as the "race of truth", cyclists
can test themselves against the clock. Several categories with a
non-aero equipment category as well. Come set a course record or
test yourself against the times of the duathlon competitors.
The first 3 mile run is on the Drake Airport
runway! Yes...the runway! The bike course is out and back on Scenic
Hwy 71 and the final 3 mile run is flat and fast as well. The finish
is located just in front of the airport terminal. This course is
geared to people looking for a challenge, but is not too hilly for
an early season test. A good first-time event for an individual
or team or a great way to kickoff the race season for the seasoned