River Jam Run

Take your weekday run off-road in this 5k-ish/10k-ish trail race on the second Thursday of every month from May through September.


New distance
Total Distance
Trail Running
+224/410 ft.
Charlotte, NC

Race Info

Available Dates

  • May 9th

  • June 13th

  • July 11th

  • August 8th

  • September 12th


  • Pre-Registration

    Ends Day Prior to Event.


  • Day-of Registration


Photo Gallery

  • River Jam Run Race Edition, River jam, Running, USNWC, programing, wrs
  • Wild Vine 2022 - Sean Richard
  • Labor Day Trail Race 5K and 15K - 2022
  • MA_June2019_RiverJam-6969


Race Day

  • Thursday
  • 6:30pm Mass start (runners must start within 5 minutes of designated start time)
  • 8:00pm Course closes (official times not recorded)

Packet Pick-Up

  • Thursday
  • 5:30pm Day-of registration and packet pickup begins
  • 6:30pm Day-of registration and packet pickup ends

Event Map

Map Key

5K-ish Course
10K-ish Course


Participants must be present at the award ceremony to receive awards. Awards will be given to the top three male/female finishers in the following age groups for both distances:
14 and under | 15-20 | 21-30 | 31-40 | 41-50 | 51-60 | 61 and better
Racers who complete all 5 races in the River Jam Run series will receive a River Jam Run Hoodie.

Series awards will be given to the top 3 overall male and female finishers for each distance. Scoring will be calculated using a point system scoring racer's top three finishes.