April 22, 2023
Get ready for a world-class challenge. This course is a celebration of the human spirit, its toughness is only matched only by the scenery of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the hospitality you will experience along the way.
You will find more elevation change here than in any other road race in America. Thanks to title sponsor Foot Levelers, we take care of you at every step with specialized training programs, legendary course support, a music festival at the finish line, and an epic recovery day.
We say yes.
Friendly folks at every turn, cheering, offering treats, and helping runners conquer the challenge.Volunteer
The Freedom First Down by Downtown Music Festival is race weekend, baby!Party With Us
Experiences, hotels, restaurants, and sights to heighten your race experience in Roanoke.Plan Your Trip
Community built and operated since day one, we donate $10,000+ to local charities each year.Learn More
America's Toughest Road Races combine for the ultimate street cred.The Full GOAT