11th Annual Krispy Kreme Challenge to benefit UNC Children's Hospital

The annual Krispy Kreme Challenge race will be held on Feb. 14, 2015. Runners take off at 8:30 a.m. UNC Children's Hospital is the sole recipient of the funds raised at the event. Last year the race raised $200,000.

When Feb 14, 2015
from 08:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Where North Carolina State University Bell Tower
Contact Name
Contact Phone 919-843-4155
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The "challenge" consists of running 2.5 miles, eating up to 12 glazed doughnuts, then running the return 2.5 miles.

You can also register as a “casual runner” and share your donuts or eat them later.

To register, click here. During the registration process when you are asked if you would like to join an established team, please find our team name "Tar Healers" from the drop-down menu and select to join this team. There is also a fundraising option.  You can participate by making an individual donation and by inviting your friends and family to donate.

Also, the website has instructions on how to set up your own fundraising page. The race is very popular and registration closes early every year so register as soon as possible. Please direct your questions to with N.C. Children's Promise or .

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