Bring out your inner pirate for this fun-filled pirate themed marathon on the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina! Begin in Kitty Hawk and follow the 13.1 mile course through Kill Devil Hills into Nags Head along the Albemarle Sound, around the Wright Brothers National Memorial, and through Nags Head Woods Preserve. Finish with a Pirate Jamboree in Nags Head featuring live music, food, fun, & beer!
On Saturday, try the First Flight 5K or the Fun Run on the grounds of the Wright Brothers Memorial! Fun for everyone includes Finisher medals, event shirts, swag & the Pirate Jamboree on Sunday.
The Outer Banks Flying Pirate Half Marathon is 13.1 miles of scenic beauty through the beautiful landscapes of Coastal North Carolina! Starting in Kitty Hawk running through Kitty Hawk Woods Coastal Reserve, then you’ll run alongside the Kitty Hawk Bay and Colington Creek while coasting through waterfront Bay Drive in Kill Devil Hills. Afterward, you’ll head over to the Wright Brother National Memorial and finishing out the race through the Nags Head Woods Preserve leading you toward the finish line and the Pirate Jamboree that will feature live music, food, fun, & beer.
The Flying Pirate Half Marathon weekend also features the Jolly Roger 2-Day Runners Expo
Want something not so extreme but still want to Run OBX Style, then try the 5K or Fun Run. On Saturday; the First Flight 5k and Fun Run both trim the skirt of the historical Wright Brothers National Memorial that sits atop of a lush green hill. Don’t miss out on all the fun during the Flying Pirate Half Marathon. Join us as runners, spectators, supporters, or volunteers. Outer Banks Sporting Events would LOVE to have you.
First Flight Fun Run
First Flight 5K
Double Dare Challenge
Flying Pirate Half Marathon
Start: April 13
End: April 14
Outer Banks Sporting Events
100 Veterans Drive
100 Veterans Drive
Kill Devil Hills, 27948