• Novant Health Oceanside Family Medicine Oktoberfest 15K & the Joyce Irish Pub 5K
    Novant Health Oceanside Family Medicine Oktoberfest 15K & the Joyce Irish Pub 5K
    • Date: Sunday, 23 September 2018
    • Time:

      8:00 am 15K Run & 5K Run (or walk) Start


The Novant Health Oceanside Family Medicine Oktoberfest 15K and The Joyce Irish Pub 5K race courses travel through the beautiful planned community of Brunswick Forest on paved running trails, through picturesque Meadow Park, across wooden bridges and over a 1/3 mile elevated boardwalk through a nature area. You also circle Cape Fear National Gold course. The course is flat, fast and picturesque!


Most awesome 15K Finisher Medal ever!


Visit this link to sign up! 


Race Features:


  • Picturesque courses
  • Custom 15K Finisher Medals
  • Zorrel or like dry-fit tech shirts in 15K, heavy cottom shirts for 5K (unisex in Men's sizes)
  • !5K awards are custom beer mugs (it's Oktoberfest!) and 5K awards are custom die cast medals 
  • Killer post race party with adult beverages, good food, prize drawings & awards
  • Inside bathrooms and locker rooms pre & post race.
  • 2nd event in the 5 SRP 3-race Series
  • WRRC Grand Prix series event


Post Race Party:

The party and awards take place beside a small lake with free beer, good snacks, exhibitors and prize drawings for gifts from our sponsors and free race entries to 5 Star Race Productions events.

In case of bad weather post race activities will be inside the Fitness Center.


Shirts are guaranteed to everyone who registers by September 18th. We'll order extra but they are not guaranteed after the 18th.


The event is supported by the staff and residents of beautiful Brunswick Forest. www.brunswickforest.com


The Novant Health Oceanside Family Medicine Oktoberfest 15K is a great tune up for the Battleship NC Half Marathon Battleship 10K and Outdoor Equipped 5K held on November 4, 2018 in Wilmington, NC.


Early bird fees are $45 for the 15K and $35 for the 5K until August 27th. After that date fees increase to $50 for the 15K and $40 for the 5K. 


Team Entries: 15K teams consist of (4) and up to (8) members. Awards for 1st & 2nd place teams based on cumulative time of the first four finishers of each team. Team members are eligible for individual awards in their age groups or overall.

Enter the race as an individual and as you go through the registration process you will be prompted to see if you want to enter as a team member too. Establish your team or join an existing team. Teams are only in the 15K and runners or walkers can be a team member.


Packet Pickup at Outdoor Equipped -

Saturday, September 22nd from 11:00 am  - 1:00 pm at  Outdoor Equipped in downtown Wilmington. Check out the awesome running shoes and gear at Outdoor Equipped while picking up your Oktoberfest race packets!


Packet Pickup also at Brunswick Forest -

Saturday, September 22nd in the Fitness Center from 3:00 - 4:00 pm .  

Brunswick Forest Fitness and Wellness Center

2701 Brunswick Forest Pkwy, Leland NC 28451


Race Day Packet Pickup: 

6:15 am race day in the Fitness Center


Race Beneficiary:


The race benefits is Phil Hatcher, a local biker/triathlete/runner and local business owner who is known and respected by a huge group of people in our area. Phil suffered a terrible mountain bike accident, barely survived and is now facing a long and super expensive rehab and recovery. Please go Phil's Go Fund Me page, read his story and donate anything you can. Or you can donate through the race when you sign up. Janice and I will match total race donations up to $250 and if we reach 400 entries we'll donate $500 to Hatcher Strong! 



Novant Health Oceanside Family Medicine is our 15K Title Sponsor. They have Board Certified Physicians and four convenient locatioins in Brunswick County, including their Waterford location in Leland. Novant Health provides excellent service with a caring, professional staff of Doctors, PA's, Nurses and technicians. 


The Joyce Irish Pub in the Villages at Brunswick Forest is our 5K Title Sponsor. Enjoy an excellent selection of home made Irish food and a vast array of beer selections in a welcoming atmosphere. Visit their facebook page to keep up with their live music and special events calendar. Enjoy! 


First Bank in the Waterford shopping center. First Bank provides personal and commercial banking, mortgages, insurance and wealth management. They are staffed by caring professionals who will provide you the best banking services available. 


BRUNSWICK FOREST is an awesome planned community www.brunswickforest.com


NEW BALANCE OF WILMINGTON in Mayfaire with the only American made running shoes. They have an expert staff who will hook you up with the exact shoe you need. 


STRICKS LP GAS for all your LP gas needs including home heating system tank fills, grill tank fills, great service and a large selection of Home Grills for sale at competitive prices.


Omega Sports: They have a huge selection of shoes, running gear, and they are a full service sporting goods with tennis, baseball, golf and all of it! Go see Omega in Hanover Center 




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