Elite runners starting the race at Sir Walter

Sir Walter Miler Week

We’ve partnered with Sir Walter Running to take it from one mile to days of celebration because the fastest mile of the summer deserves its own week.

A crowd of people posing for a picture with some elite runners


8 a.m. Coffee Run @ Runologie

Presented by On, Coffee by Pine State, Running for everyone

7 p.m. Athlete Panel @ Runologie

Athletes come in to talk about their races so far this season, goals for the Sir Walter Miler, and their lives outside of running.


7:30 p.m. Summer Slam Mile Relay @ Rolley

What better way to celebrate the pros coming to race at Sir Walter than to have a race of our own. On and Runologie are hosting 4xMile race through downtown Raleigh underneath the lights.

Bring your friends, bring your running shoes, and bring the energy. We’ll bring the pizza and the party.

Two runners running through scaffolding about to break finish line tape.
Elite runners taking the first turn at Sir Walter Miler.


7 p.m. Gates Open to Sir Walter Miler Festival

Get in quick to be a part of the Nike Carnival Presented by Runologie Track Club. Head over to the Adidas Cheer Section to cheer the athletes on the backstretch.

8:30 p.m. Coaches Clash Race

Local coaches race to see who’s actually as fast as they say they are.

8:40 p.m. Run Club 4x400m Relay

Local run clubs battle head to head to see who’s the fastest in the state.

9:00 p.m. Elite Men’s and Women’s Mile Race

The main event: Fast runners running fast.

9:55 p.m. Sir Walter Miler After Party at Raleigh Brewing

The party after the party, and you’re all invited.

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