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Sunday, Sept. 19 | PNC Arena

CANES 5K

$45

Registration includes:

  • One ticket to a 2021-22 Canes home game
  • Commemorative t-shirt
  • Customized race bib
  • Post-race breakfast
  • Post-race beer (participants 21 years and older)
  • Chance to win raffle prizes

Price increases to $50 on Aug. 16
  

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CANES 5K: FULL STM SPECIAL

$35

Registration includes:

  • Commemorative t-shirt
  • Customized race bib
  • Post-race breakfast
  • Post-race beer (participants 21 years and older)
  • Chance to win raffle prizes

Price increases to $40 on Aug. 16, and day-of-race registration costs $50
  

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CANIAC KIDS DASH

$20

Registration includes:

  • Commemorative kids t-shirt
  • Customized race bib
  • Post-race breakfast
  • Chance to win raffle prizes

100-Yard Caniac Kids Dash for ages 6 and under, 200-Yard Caniac Kids Dash for ages 7-10
  

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The 8th annual Canes 5k presented by UNC Health and assisted by Raleigh Orthopaedic will take place at PNC Arena on Sunday, Sept. 19 at 9:30 a.m. All proceeds benefit the Carolina Hurricanes Foundation.

The event includes a 5k race around PNC Arena and surrounding areas, 100- and 200-yard Caniac Kids Dashes, inflatables and appearances by Stormy. Hurricanes players, staff and alumni are also scheduled to be in attendance.

Race Day Schedule

  • 8 a.m. - Registration and packet pick-up inside PNC Arena on the main concourse behind the box office
  • 9:15 a.m. - Pre-race ceremony and introduction of Hurricanes players
  • 9:30 a.m. - Canes 5k
  • 10 a.m. - Post-race breakfast for all participants, compliments of the Hurricanes and PNC Arena
  • 10:30 a.m. - 100-Yard and 200-Yard Caniac Kids Dashes
  • 10:35 a.m. - Award ceremony and drawing for raffle prizes

 

Online registration will close at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 12. Additional registrations will be accepted at PNC Arena during packet pick-up from Sept. 16-17 (see below), as well as the morning of the race on Sept. 19.

To guarantee your t-shirt size and customized race bib, you must register no later than Sunday, Aug. 29. We will strive to have extra shirts available, but we cannot guarantee your correct size. If we run out of shirts on race day, we are not able to reorder.

Please note: The Full Season Season TIcket Member special price is for Full Season STMs who do not want the complimentary home game ticket as part of their race registration. If you are a Full Seasn STM who would like to still receive the complimentary ticket, please select the full price registration option.

Pre-Race Packet Pick-Up

Can't wait 'til race day? Runners can pick up their packets on the following dates and times next to PNC Arena's box office.

  • Thursday, Sept. 16: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 4-6 p.m.
  • Friday, Sept. 17: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

 

Race Awards and Prizes

Awards and prizes will be presented to the top three overall male and female runners and the top male and female runner from each age group. Race winners will be determined by gun time. Age group winners will be determined by chip time.

Overall Winners

  • Overall winner will receive a trophy + a $1,000 gift card to PNC Arena, which can be used to purchase Canes tickets, event tickets and food & beverage
  • The top three overall male and female runners will receive:
    • 1st place (male/female): four tickets to a 2021-22 Canes home game + a team-signed jersey
    • 2nd place (male/female): two tickets to a 2021-22 Canes home game + a team-signed hockey stick
    • 3rd place (male/female): two tickets to a 2021-22 Canes home game + a signed puck

Age Group Winners

The top overall male and female runners from each age group below will receive a trophy. Overall winners from the above category are not eligible for age group awards.

  • 19 and under
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60 and over

Team Fundraising Prizes

Participants can create or join teams to fundraise in support of the Hurricanes Foundation. Teams can be created and joined when registering for the Canes 5k or through the "My Fundraising Page" on the Canes 5k registration website. The top overall fundraising team that raises a minimum of $2,000 will win a 12-person suite for a 2021-22 Canes home game. The suite does not include food and beverage.

Individual Fundraising Prizes

The top overall individual fundraiser will win a Canes prize pack, which includes a team-signed jersey, a player-signed replica hockey stick and a player-signed puck.

 

Practice Run

A practice run will be hosted at PNC Arena prior to the Canes 5k, giving registered or interested participants the opportunity to run the course and get a feel for race day. Please check back for the practice run date and time.