Outer Banks Sporting Events, It is Virtually Possible!

It Is Virtually Possible!

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A story from one of our race participants who made his own course this summer, despite the challenging times we face.
By Jason Hibbets
For all of the runners, cyclists, swimmers, and triathletes out there, if you've been missing race days, you're not alone. The camaraderie at the start and finish line, the competition on the course, and the milestones we accomplish, have all been set aside for a while.
Outer Banks Sporting Events, The Dare Education Foundation Making a Difference

The Dare Education Foundation Making a Difference

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Feel good about your participation and purchases made with Outer Banks Sporting Events. We thank all our athletes who support our mission to help offer financial resources for needed relief and education within our Outer Banks Community. OBSE contributes to the Dare Education Foundation every year. Check out some of the great strides DEF is making to help support our students and teachers. 

Outer Banks Sporting Events, Race Outer Banks Style

Race Outer Banks Style

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Thank you to our athletes for supporting the Outer Banks Sporting Events Mission to promote healthy living and provide financial resources for needed relief and education. The races we organize every year help the Outer Banks Relief Foundation make a difference in the community. Read about the impact OBRF has had on the Outer Banks, and watch the three minute video at the end. Use these inspirational stories to fuel your next run. 

Pirates Run From Afar!

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Come for the Running of the Leprechauns, Stay for Sunday's Parade!

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Kelly’s 30th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Sunday March 15th @ 1:00 pm

On the Beach Road starting @ Bladen St. in Nags Head & goes 1 mile north to Driftwood St


Grand Marshalls

Coastal Humane Society & Bill Shaver “Pig Man”

Always reaching out to help anytime owners & caretakers that are facing financial difficulties w/ caring for their pets. All volunteers & depend on community donations.


Wear the Green for Our Furry Friends


Awards to be Presented:

Outer Banks Sporting Events, Oasis Suites-Great Experience and Location

Oasis Suites-Great Experience and Location

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The Oasis Suites Hotel will impress your senses with it's style & views.  Beverly at Oasis is awesome!  This is a shout out to your support of our runners.  Thanks for partnering with us!

Outer Banks Sporting Events, Leprechauns & Pirates

Leprechauns & Pirates

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What do Leprechauns and Pirates have in common? They both love the Nags Head Woods!

Our next two events have runners taking to the trails, special thanks to the Nature Conservancy. 

Relish the peaceful surroundings as you increase your footing awareness and shorten your stride. Embrace the rolling grade changes as you say goodbye to blacktop for a bit.

Outer Banks Sporting Events, TownePlace Suites by Marriot

Towneplace Suites by Marriot

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TownePlace by Marriott is SUITE!

Newly opened-just in time for our November Marathon-TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Kill Devil Hills-was enjoyed by many of our runners!  We are excited to have them with us as an Accommodations Sponsor! Be sure to check out runner specials for The Flying Pirate Half Marathon in April! Call them at 252-457-2190.


Outer Banks Sporting Events, Ocean Atlantic Rentals takes most creative Marquis!

Ocean Atlantic Rentals Takes Most Creative Marquis!

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Congratulations go out to Ocean Atlantic Rentals!  Among many other creative welcome messages to our marathon runners;

OAR was chosen as most creative.  

  Thank you to all who participated- and look out for a chance to win when we welcome our Flying Pirates in April!!!

Outer Banks Sporting Events, Great Room Rates Left

Great Room Rates Left

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There are still a few rooms left at the Sea Ranch Resort for those looking for accommodations ahead of the Outer Banks Marathon and you can view their special offers here! The chef at their on-site restaurant, Beachside Bistro, will be offering some delicious high carb dinners on Friday and Saturday, so this is a great option for participants still looking for weekend lodging!