Fun Fourth Freedom Run

Thu July 1 - Thu July 15, 2021 Greensboro, NC 27401 US Directions


Can I register on race day?

You can register race day if we don't sell out! Visit registration/ packet pickup table prior to race start. 

What can expect on the course?

The race starts and finishes at Center City Park in the heart of downtown Greensboro. The course continues through Fisher Park along rolling terrain throughout areas of the city. Freedom Run kicks off Greensboro's annual street festival, American block party & fireworks show in First National Bank Stadium. Enjoy all that Greensboro a full day with family, friends and fun!

Where can I check in my gear?

Bring your gear near registration/ packet pickup tent (Center City Park) and leave with our amazing volunteers. Once you've finished your epic finish, show us your bib and pick up your gear!

Can I walk the event?

We love our walkers. We ask walkers to be aware that course time limits are race specific. You must complete the race in 2 hours or less (19 min./mile) as to reopen course. If you fall below this pace, we can unfortunately no longer guarantee course support—which is paramount for your safety. Aid stations, medical support, portable toilets, and road closures will start to become unavailable to participants. The local police and race organizers will ask you to reroute to a shorter version of the course, or move up onto the sidewalk where you will be required to obey regular traffic laws.

Where are the aid stations?

Race participants will receive hydration (water and/or electrolytes) at the following course locations:

10K - Elm St. & Lindsey St.; Chestnut St. & Leftwich St.

5k - Elm St. & Lindsey St. (approximately mile 1.5)

Things to do in the area with family and friends?

Freedom Run kicks off Greensboro's Fun Fourth Festival. Enjoy all that Greensboro a full day with family, friends and fun featuring entertainment!

Are strollers allowed?

Running baby strollers are allowed but must have a minimum of 6″ wheels.

What is your race day cancellation policy?

In the event the race should be canceled for reasons beyond the control of the Race Director or Race Committee (inclement weather or unsafe weather conditions; local, state or national emergency), refunds will not be made, but race packets, including race shirts, will be available at a location to be determined.

Can I run with my pet or use inline skates?

Yes!  Bring your pet to enjoy race day with you, but please be responsible and clean up after your furry friend! We do not allow, bicycles, inline skates or any means of transportation other than running, walking or wheelchairs.  Race Director reserves the right to reject any entry or to remove any participant from the race course without explanation.

How can I check to see if I am registered?

Select "More" tab in Runsignup. Select "Participant Tracking" tab and enter your name.

This event is a part of the Omega Sports Race Series. To find out more information about the seris you can visit

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