Veterans Victory Lap 5K

Durham, NC

Please join us any time between April 19th and May 9th to run the 3rd annual 5K “Victory Lap.” This year the event will be virtual, so you can run from anywhere and on any date within the window! Whether you run, walk, ruck, (or even crawl), we appreciate your participation as we celebrate the rich history of service in the Armed Forces that exists right here in our region.



  • Packet shipping is available for those not in Durham with additional fees paid at registration. Be sure to select Run, Walk, or Ruck WITH SHIPPING when you register and include the address where you want to receive your packet. 

    • At Fuqua - Fox Center:

      • Monday, May 10th from 11:15-12:00 and 2:15-3:00

      • Tuesday, May 11th from 11:00-12:00 and 2:15-3:00

    • In front of Station 9 apartments (2211 Hillsborough Rd, Durham, NC 27705)

      • Thursday, May 13th from 11:00-12:00 and 2:15-3:00

      • Friday, May 14th from 11:00-12:00 and 2:15-3:00


The Victory Lap is dedicated to celebrating the “second lap” that many veterans are running right now, and to celebrate the organizations and community efforts dedicated to supporting that victory lap. Proceeds from the race are dedicated to Purple Heart Homes, a 501(c)(3) organization founded by military veterans to provide housing solutions for service connected disabled and aging Veterans. 

Race Course: Anywhere you want to run, walk, or ruck your own 5k!

Schedule: Complete the race any time between April 19th and May 9th.

Giveaway: All registrants will receive a race-day, veteran-inspired T-shirt plus additional swag!

Awards: Awards will be given to the top Male and Female finishers in each division.

When & Where

Apr 19, 2021 - May 15, 2021


12:00 AM

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