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Carolina Godiva Track Club

Summer Track Series

Track 2015

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The 2018 edition of Godiva's Summer Track Series returns  to the Durham Academy Upper School Track, our home from 1999-2007, with a long night schedule at 7:00 pm on Wednesday,  May 30th. This season's Midsummer Madness Meet  on July 25th will honor long time Godiva member and track competitor Max Hamlyn, who is no longer among us this year.

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Weather Conditions . . .

Meet Results: May 30; June 6; June 13; June 20; June 27; July 4; July 11; July 18; July 25; August 1

Time: All meets begin at 7:00 p.m. sharp, rain or shine.

Location: Durham Academy Upper School Track, 3601 Ridge Rd, Durham, NC 27705

Weather policy: Meets will be held rain or shine unless conditions are deemed unsafe (repeated nearby lightning or standing water on the track). Decisions about cancellation or postponement will be based on conditions at the track at starting time and NOT on forecasts!

Cost: A $2 donation per meet is appreciated, $5 per family

Water: Runners, please bring your own water.

Questions? Contact Series Director Ethan Caldwell -

Long Night
Participants earning 30 points will receive the Godiva Iron Man. One point per event, maximum 4 points per night.
  • Mile run (usually 3 heats)
  • 200m (in lanes)
  • One mile race walk
  • 800m (usually three heats)
  • 5000m (12 1/2  laps)
Short Night
  • 1500m run (usually three heats)
  • 100m (in lanes)
  • 1500m race walk
  • 400m dash (in lanes)
  • 3000m (7 1/2 laps)
Max Hamlyn Memorial Midsummer Madness
Max Hamlyn
  • 1 km
  • 200.2 m – Max was awarded CGTC runner of the year (2002).
  • 1998 m Racewalk – Max joined CGTC in April of 1998
  • Beat Max 4 x 200m - Try and beat 2:06, Max Hamlyn’s age adjusted 800 M Summer Track PR (2:30 at age 60)
  • Max 3k – Celebrate Max by running 1k for his wife Lois, 1k for his son Greg and 1k for his son David.


May 30
June 6
June 13
June 20
June 27
July 4 Short
July 11
July 18
July 25
Max Hamlyn Memorial Midsummer Madness
Aug 1