Race Information

Event Details

The Ville to Ville Craft Brew Relay is a 73-mile team running event traveling from Asheville, NC to Greenville, SC. The inaugural race will take place on April 14, 2018.

Future Relay Dates
April 13, 2019 – Registration opens April 16, 2018
April 18, 2020
April 17, 2021
April 9, 2022

Team Registration Options

Regular and Charity Ville to Ville teams are sold out for 2018.  Sponsorship teams are still available. Visit our Registration Page to find out more.

Packet Pickup

Packet pickup will take place at Aloft Greenville Downtown on Thursday, April 12th from 5-7:30pm and at Highland Brewing Company in Asheville, NC on Friday, April 13th from 4-8pm.

Race Day Schedule

The first flight of 6-member teams will start the relay around 5:00 am. Over the next few hours, additional teams will depart on their journey through the Carolinas. Each team will consist of six runners who will split 12 legs ranging from 3-10 miles (ultra teams will consist of three runners). Each team will provide their own race vehicle to drop off and pick up runners at designated transition areas along the course route. Ville to Ville teams will begin arriving in Greenville, SC between 4:00-6:00 pm that afternoon for a finish line celebration which will include music, food, and of course, craft brews.

Directions & Parking

Thursday, April 12, 2018 – 5-7:30pm
Welcome Reception and Packet Pick-Up – Aloft Greenville Downtown – 5 N Laurens St, Greenville, SC 29601 – Parking garages available nearby

Friday, April 13, 2018 – 4-8pm
Welcome Reception and Packet Pick-Up – Highland Brewing Company – 12 Old Charlotte Hwy, Asheville, NC 28803 – Parking on-site

Saturday, April 14, 2018
Starting Line – Highland Brewing Company – 12 Old Charlotte Hwy, Asheville, NC 28803 – Parking on-site
Finish Line – The Commons – 111 Welborn St, Greenville, SC 29601 – Parking on-site
*Course running and driving directions can be found in our Guidebook.

Team Volunteers

If anyone on your team lives within 100 miles of Asheville, NC or Greenville, SC, you are required to provide one race-day volunteer or pay the $100 volunteer fee. Please visit our Volunteer page to find out more.

Cancellation / Weather

This is a rain or shine event. The race director has the right to change the
course or change the event in case of inclement weather.  More details on our weather policy can be found in our Guidebook.

Amenities & Services

The Ville to Ville Craft Brew Relay has lots of great event day services and amenities!

T-Shirts

All runners will receive a super soft tri-blend t-shirt.

Food & Snacks

Race snacks will be provided for all runners in the finish line area.  In addition, a variety of local food trucks will be on hand at the finish line celebration for a taste of local flavors.

Drinks

Water will be served at transition areas and the finish. Participants will receive a ticket for a free craft brew at the finish line celebration on Saturday. Additional beer will be available for purchase from a variety of local breweries following the event.

Team Awards

Top teams in each category will receive embossed growlers, perfect for your next craft brew.

Finisher Awards

All finishers will receive an embossed beer glass and custom medal.

Sponsor Swag

Our sponsors plan to provide a variety of fun swag. From bottle openers to koozies, we have many great surprises in store for you!