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Run Cary Esprit de She

Cary, North Carolina

June 25, 2015

Set the stage for your success at the Gildan Esprit de She Cary Run, held at the Koka Booth Amphitheatre, just 15 minutes from downtown Raleigh.

Runners, joggers and walkers are invited to an evening run followed by a night on the town like no other. Happy hour begins with a fun 5K or 10K run and ends with a post-race night market of festive proportions! Salute your success with a drink at our bubbly bar and enjoy tasty tapas and energetic tunes while browsing our bustling, community night market showcasing fresh produce, local artisans, creative projects and more!

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Already registered? Click here to confirm your entry.

Register and receive great gifts.

Be the envy of your friends with fashionable freebies from Gildan Esprit de She! To compliment your fun race experience, you'll receive a custom MPG performance tank ($40 value – pictured below) perfect for working out, grabbing coffee with a friend or running around town. Also look forward to receiving your gift bag filled with goodies we know you’ll love. But wait, there’s more! Registration also includes the following:

  • Two complimentary drinks at our signature Bubbly Bar (21 and over only)
  • Healthy post-race tapas and treats
  • Access to our Panasonic Beauty Bar powered by LifeSpa with complimentary massage, mini manicures, blow outs and hair braiding
  • Souvenir event photo from the I ASPIRE photo booth 
  • Professional event timing and live results messaging to track and promote your race success
  • Invitation to join Finish Line Training from Life Time Run
  • Awards for top finishers (see below for details)
*Design may vary

*Design may vary

Founding Finishers

2013 marked the debut season of Esprit de She – The Spirit of Her Race Series. Thousands of women across the country are celebrated as Founding Finishers for racing in 2013 and 2014. We invite you to continue the tradition in 2015. Returning Founding Finishers receive:

  • Founding Finisher race bib
  • 20% off Gildan Esprit de She race apparel

Please be sure to confirm you are a Founding Finisher when asked during the registration process. Founding Finishers must have raced with us in 2013 and 2014.

Race Fees

Category & Distance Nov 11 - Dec 31 Jan 1 - June 18 June 19 - June 25
Adult - 5K $35 $40 $45
Adult -10K $45 $50 $55
Life Time Member - 5K $30 $35 $40
Life Time Member - 10K $40 $45 $50
Youth (17 & under) - 5K $25 $25 $25
Youth (17 & under) - 10K $35 $35 $35

Race Changes & Deferrals

Need to change your race distance? Click here to go to your Chronotrack registration and select "Change Race" to choose a new distance. All changes must be done two weeks prior to the event.

Only participants that signed up for the Registration Refund option during registration can qualify for a refund. If you would like to defer your entry to next year, please login to your Chronotrack account and select "Change Race."

Course Description

Our Gildan Esprit de She Cary Run course begins and ends at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, looping through the beautiful landscape of Regency Park along the shores of Symphony Lake.

The race begins on Regency Parkway, making a full loop before turning left onto Ederlee Dr. Runners then make another left turn onto the greenway and run along the shoreline of Symphony Lake. Participants emerge from the greenway onto Regency Parkway once again making a right turn, completing  a quick out-and-back section with a hairpin turn around to head back towards the finish line. The 5K will make a left into the finish while the 10K continues on Regency Parkway to complete a second loop.

Click here to download a printable course map.

Course is subject to change. Please review again race week.

Schedule of Events

Packet Pickup – June 23, 2015
​10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Packet pickup at Life Time Fitness Cary
Need to pick up a packet for your friend or family member? No problem. Participants are permitted to pick up a maximum of two additional packets.

Packet Pickup – June 24, 2015
3 p.m. – 7 p.m. Packet pickup at Life Time Fitness Raleigh
Need to pick up a packet for your friend or family member? No problem. Participants are permitted to pick up a maximum of two additional packets.

Race Day – June 25, 2015
4 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Day-of registration and packet pickup
6:15 p.m. - Pre-race Zumba warm-up hosted by Life Time Fitness Cary Group Fitness
7:00 p.m. 5K/10K race begins
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Post-race rendezvous and lifestyle market also featuring live entertainment by Missing Pieces Music. Remember to bring your photo ID to receive your wristband for the Bubbly Bar!
8:45 p.m. Awards ceremony 

Parking & Directions

The Koka Booth Amphitheatre is located at 8003 Regency Pkwy Cary, NC 27518. Free parking is available on-site; watch for "Event Parking" signs. Parking will also be available in the MicroMass Communications, Inc. parking lots off Regency Pkwy west of the amphitheatre.

Track Your Athlete

Track your athlete's progress, share the race-day excitement and join the Gildan Esprit de She community! You can receive updates on athletes as they cross points on the course and have them sent directly to your Facebook, Twitter and mobile phone.



Award necklaces will be presented to the top three overall 5K and 10K finishers as well as the top three finishers in the following age groups:

  • Ages 19 and under
  • Ages 20-29
  • Ages 30-39
  • Ages 40-49
  • Ages 50-59
  • Ages 60-69
  • Ages 70+


Contact us

Quinn Cooper

Your Athlete Services Contact

Event date and location subject to change. Any updates will be posted on the Gildan​ Esprit de She website and communicated to participants via email and social media.