Neighborship & Series
Saturday, June 11 at 11am at our Greensboro location
All the race series participants past, present and future, join us for a day of activities including giveaways, in-store specials and more! ALL are welcome to this “runners” celebration!
Expect ongoing activities through the morning and early afternoon including:
- FREE Mini massage sessions
- All your health & wellness questions answered at Ask the Doc Q&A
- Pop up Fitness Sessions from the area’s top training facilities
- Giveaways & Raffles for Great Prizes
- Race series event registrations & packages
- Running shoe demos, free foot scanning, free nerve scanning
- Special Cheerwine Cool Down with Stamey’s BBQ
- The first 100 attendees will get an Omega Sports Neighborship & Run More tee
Registration is NOT required to attend.
We’re Giving Away a Free Pair of Shoes!
Come to the event on Saturday to enter to win. One lucky winner will win a pair of free running shoes (valued at $150).
Event Starts In
The Omega Sports Race SeriesPresented by Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist
- Participate in 5 races in the series calendar year to be eligible for awards
- Virtual races counts for the 5 required finishes (earning 10 participation points).
- Run as many races as you can. We will score all of your races.
- Awards presented to the top 3 male and female overall and age group
- Special invitations to ongoing series socials, gatherings and special events through the year
- End of season celebration for all series qualifiers
- Over $5000 worth of awards and prizes
- All the best races in the Triad
2022 Omega Sports Race Series Schedule
All the best races in the Triad! The 2022 race lineup is below (Tentative schedule). Click on any race to get more info.
July 4, 2022. Greensboro, NC
Freedom Run 10k & 5k
Kick off your 4th of July weekend with the Triad’s longest continuously produced race, the Freedom Run 10k & 5k. Come run in honor and support of Military personnel who protect and defend our freedom. Deck yourself out in a patriotic costume and show off your American spirit!
September 17, 2022. Winston-Salem NC
Moonlight Madness 5k & Monster Mile
The Moonlight Madness 5k & Monster Mile is a great way to end the summer. We’ve added a timed Monster Mile this year! Come and run and party with us at Bailey Park. The course is fast and flat and we will have some great runners. But this event is also for the less serious running crowd. Grab your friends and dress in your best glow outfit and party like it’s 1999.
October 21 & 22, 2022. Greensboro, NC
Cannonball Marathon, Half Marathon & 5k
The Cannonball is one of the longest-running endurance events in North Carolina. It features the “DOUBLE BARREL” challenge with the 5K on Friday evening so you can run the 5K AND either the half or full on Saturday. Two parties plus extra medals and schwag!
LEARN TO RUN PODCAST
Matt Minard’s purpose is to help people. With a passion for human movement and fitness, he is driven to help others learn how to move their bodies strategically and efficiently to reduce the risk of injury and increase overall wellness.
DR. MINARD HOSTS THE OMEGA SPORTS LEARN TO RUN PODCAST.
Dr. Matt Minard created Learn 2 Run in hopes of educating running in proper form to help prevent injuries.
What are shin splints & what causes them?
Dr. Minard discusses shin splints, highlighting the causes and major considerations for effective management needed for self-dependence.
Learn how to run more efficiently using gravity
Dr. Minard describes how to maximize the use of gravity to run more efficiently through proper body alignment.
Warm up before, stretch after running
Dr. Minard expounds on the role of stretching and warm-up in exercise and how to employ both activities in your run routine.
Why are my calves so tight and how is it affecting my runs?
Dr. Matt Minard discusses the major causes of calf muscle tightness as well as techniques to prevent and treat these causes.
What’s the right shoe for you?
Choosing the right shoe for YOU makes a huge difference and can prevent injuries. Your feet are your foundation, hence your feet and proper footwear affect your entire body.
What is the best running gear to get?
Shop for the best Running & Jogging apparel with Omega Sports! We have everything you need, from socks and footwear to top quality brands like Adidas, Brooks, New Balance, Under Armour & More!
RUN WITH US
While it is simple, getting started correctly is critical to enjoying your relationship with running for a long time to come. Read our blogs and get started!
A Beginner’s Guide To Running
Running is an amazing sport for overall fitness. It doesn’t require a huge up-front investment, and you can run almost anywhere: on vacation, out on a business trip, at your local park in the middle of the day, if that’s what suits you.
Hydration & Nutrition Guide for Cross Country Runners
Nutrition is among the most controllable and modifiable factors that influence your athletic success. You can reach new heights if you pay special attention to healthy sports nutrition and hydration, and maintain those good habits.