Cannonball Marathon, Half Marathon & 5k

Live: October 22-23, 2021 | Virtual: October 1-24, 2021 Greensboro, NC 27455 US Directions
Promotions and Giveaways

$50 Gift to Shop Omega Sports

We love our running community! 

To show our appreciate and support of our community we have partnered with Omega Sports to provide $50 toward the purchase of new pair of running shoes at Omega Sports* and the chance to win FREE race registration.

Let’s face it. You don’t need much to participate in the sport of running. But a good pair of running shoes and some gear make all the difference. $50 can go a long way. Oh, and racing, that is what we all work toward! And getting to race FREE. Well, that is a BIG WIN!

How can YOU get your $50 to shop at Omega Sports? Well that is EASY! Register for the 2021 Omega Sports Cannonball Marathon presented by Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist before Sep 21, 2021 and the gift is yours! 

This MEGA Special Offer applies to the paid registrants for the 2021 Half Marathon, Marathon, or Double Barrel Challenge before September 21, 2021. Limit 1 $50 gift per paid registrant. 

EVERYONE who has registered for the qualifying events prior to September 21 will receive an automated email with redemption information 24 hours after you register. YOU MUST RESPOND TO THAT EMAIL to get your gift! Questions, email

To win your race entry, no purchase is necessary. You need only to enter by clicking the link provided. 1 entry per person. Must be 18 or older to participate. Winner will be contacted September 22, 2021.

*The Cannonball MEGA Special Offer exclusively provides a $50 savings on regularly priced running footwear at Omega Sports stores or online at Sales and clearance footwear not applicable. This offer cannot be combined with other offers, coupons, or membership savings. No other exclusions apply. Offers are generated for individual registrants and cannot be shared. Not redeemable for cash. Omega Sports reserves the right to adjust or change this offer with or without notice. 



Win a Race Vacation or Staycation 2021

The Omega Sports Cannonball Marathon has teamed up with The Proximity and O.Henry hotels to offer the opportunity to win the ultimate race-cation. An amazing experience for out of town visitors or locals alike!


The Grand Prize Winner and Runner-Up winners for 2021 have been selected and contacted!
Huge CONGRATULATIONS TO Madelyn Brown and Runner Up Ryan Heefner.

ONE lucky GRAND PRIZE WINNER will receive 1 nights lodging and 1 race entry to the 2021 Omega Sports Cannonball Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K or Double Barrel*! Valued over $350

1 Runner Up will receive a Gift Pack valued at over $100.


To enter the RACEcation giveaway:

STEP 1: FOLLOW/LIKE the Cannonball Marathon Facebook page /or Cannonball Instagram page

STEP 2: LIKE the WIN A RACE-CATION post! (Must be the giveaway post!)

Heads up! Additional weight is given to entrants who comment and/or share a fun running, training or racing photo on the post. One additional entry for every LIKE on an individual entrant’s comment. 

STEP 3: Fill out this form to be officially entered to win

No purchase necessary to be entered.

1 grand prize winner and 1 runner-up winners will be chosen on 7/31/2021. Winners will be contacted via their social media platforms on 08/1/2021. 



Fine Print:
This contest runs from time of posting (7/19/2021) through end of contest (11:59 PM 7/31/2021)

Race registration is valid for 2021 Omega Sports Cannonball Marathon events only, $350 maximum value (combination lodging and registration fee). No cash value. Must be redeemed on or before September 1, 2021. Winner will be given a unique code to register for their choice of race distance or have their current registration fee refunded.

Lodging is for a one (1) night stay at the Proximity or O.Henry Hotels in Greensboro NC. Lodging must be reserved directly with the reservations manager at the hotel of choice. A lodging voucher and booking information will be given directly to the winner. Blackout dates apply. Lodging voucher can be used up to one year of issue date. Cannonball Marathon is not responsible for any lodging or scheduling issues. Not redeemable for cash.

Runner up will be contacted to redeem their gifts at the Awards Ceremony on Saturday October 23, 2021. Should any shipping be required it will be at the responsibility of the winner. 


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