banner

Krispy Kreme Challenge 2013

Return to Forum
Oldest First
  • buckets112 Feb 10, 6:15 p.m.
    Sports Legend

    i was there...it was freezing. my tropical asian genes aren't designed for such low temps. i... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    The internals are feeling much better now. At least I never tossed any cookies. Gotta say, the... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    glad to hear the GI system is back to being combat effective. do you know the details of the... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    UNC's race doesn't involve eating, but it's a 10 mile course which is a little outside of my... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    whoa...10 miles is a little outside my comfort zone too. no problem for my wife but i would be hurting trying that.

    some people take the costume contest very seriously. did you see the two hamsters? hard to run in but at least they were warm.

  • Unc r Hypocrits Feb 10, 3:44 p.m.
    Sports Legend

    LOL. Just going thru the N&O pictures. Some people still just don't get it:

    http://media2.news... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    Like most events designed to raise $$$ for a great cause, this will eventually turn into a big party atmosphere...a reason to hang around, pretend to care, and see how crazy you can look/act. Isn't that how many of these end up? Just sayin.

  • 903 mens national championships Feb 10, 2:05 p.m.
    Sports Legend

    LOL. Just going thru the N&O pictures. Some people still just don't get it:

    http://media2.newsobserver.com/smedia/2013/02/09/13/32/1eJMWU.AuSt.156.jpeg

  • 903 mens national championships Feb 10, 12:21 p.m.
    Sports Legend

    i was there...it was freezing. my tropical asian genes aren't designed for such low temps. i... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    The internals are feeling much better now. At least I never tossed any cookies. Gotta say, the... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    glad to hear the GI system is back to being combat effective. do you know the details of the... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    UNC's race doesn't involve eating, but it's a 10 mile course which is a little outside of my range.

    http://tarheel10miler.com/

    Duke does have a few races but they aren't as big as the KK challenge.

  • SpartanDude Feb 10, 10:58 a.m.
    Veteran

    I participated with some work teammates in the KKChallenge a couple years ago. Starting at the Bell Tower in Hillsborough St, we ran the two miles to the KK shop on Person St then scarfed down a dozen donuts and rumbled back to the Bell Tower. Seriously, that 4 mile run with a couple thousand calories worth of donuts and sugar was harder than running a marathon. I couldn't eat for 24 hours after that. A friend of mine is a marathoner and also ran the KKChallenge once. He told me that one time was enough for him. He sticks to running marathons.

  • GunnyGoesArrrgh Feb 10, 10:48 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    Ok, after reading these posts, I won't be hankering for doughnuts anytime soon. Btw, who... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    yeah, krispy kreme donates all of the pastries. i believe volunteers go pick up most of the... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    That sounds like a great cause - how long is the race?

  • buckets112 Feb 10, 8:16 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    Ok, after reading these posts, I won't be hankering for doughnuts anytime soon. Btw, who... View More

    — Posted by Unc r Hypocrits

    yeah, krispy kreme donates all of the pastries. i believe volunteers go pick up most of the boxes from other nearby stores and then brings them to the race. i was amazed at the stacks and stacks of donut boxes sitting on tables at the donut area.

    you should come out next year TB...all proceeds go to the nc children's hospital. there were even folks out there walking their dogs. some fool lady had her dog all the way out on a retractable leash in the middle of the crowd, it's a wonder no one got tangled or tripped up in that thing.

  • buckets112 Feb 10, 8:10 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    i was there...it was freezing. my tropical asian genes aren't designed for such low temps. i... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    The internals are feeling much better now. At least I never tossed any cookies. Gotta say, the... View More

    — Posted by 903 mens national championships

    glad to hear the GI system is back to being combat effective. do you know the details of the spring run? i'd be interested in doing that. maybe they can make it the bojangles challenge...i think i'd rather eat buttered biscuits than donuts.

    i didn't see the guy with the gio jersey...there was a pretty good spattering of unc and duke fans in the crowd with a couple others representing other schools. i some wearing ecu, michigan, ohio state, va tech, clemson, and uva. in that kind of setting the heckling gets set aside. although i did see the spartans stalking two cuties wearing unc shirts while in phalanx lol.

  • Unc r Hypocrits Feb 10, 5:46 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    Ok, after reading these posts, I won't be hankering for doughnuts anytime soon. Btw, who buys/pays for the KKs for this fundraiser? Does KK donate them? Always wondered.

  • 903 mens national championships Feb 10, 12:29 a.m.
    Sports Legend

    i was there...it was freezing. my tropical asian genes aren't designed for such low temps. i... View More

    — Posted by buckets112

    The internals are feeling much better now. At least I never tossed any cookies. Gotta say, the State folks are awesome for putting this on. I know UNC does a race in the spring and I wish Duke had the type of numbers to be able to support something like this. I did see quite a few Duke people there today and a couple UNC people. The one guy wearing the UNC football #26 jersey had me laughing. I didn't get heckled once for wearing the Duke logo which was great.

Oldest First

Please to post.

  • NFL: Detroit at Atlanta

    Today at 9:30 am on FOX50

  • NFL: Seattle at Carolina

    Today at 1:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NFL: Indianapolis at Pittsburgh

    Today at 4:25 pm on WRAL-TV

  • World Series: Kansas City at San Francisco

    Tonight at 7:30 on FOX50

  • NFL: Detroit at Atlanta

    Today at 9:30 am on 99.9 The Fan

  • NFL: Carolina Panthers vs. Seattle Seahawks

    Today at 1:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

  • World Series: Kansas City at San Francisco

    Tonight at 7:30 on 99.9 The Fan

  • NFL: Green Bay at New Orleans

    Tonight at 8:25 on 99.9 The Fan

Scoreboard
Local
Final
UVA 27
UNC 28
Final
NCCU 42
SAVST 14
 
1:00pm Today
CAR
SEA
Final
SFG 11
KAN 4
8:07pm Tonight
SFG
KAN
 
Final
WISC 52
MD 7
Final
SMU 10
MEM 48
Final
ILL 28
MINN 24
Final
RICE 41
UNT 21
Final
NEB 42
RUTG 24
Final
KST 23
TEX 0
Final
ARK 45
UAB 17
Final
UVA 27
UNC 28
Final
EMICH 17
NILL 28
Final
NAVY 41
SJST 31
Final
BST 35
AKR 21
Final
GASTATE 31
GASO 69
Final
TOL 42
UMASS 35
Final
WMICH 42
OHIO 21
Final
COL 37
UCLA 40
Final
UMO 10
KSU 3
Final
WAKE 17
BC 23
Final
BUF 14
CMICH 20
Final
MARS 35
FATL 16
Final
PITT 28
GT 56
Final
SMISS 20
LATU 31
Final
MSU 35
MICH 11
Final
KENT 31
MSST 45
Final
STAN 38
ORST 14
Final
TCU 82
TTU 27
Final
OKST 10
WVU 34
Final
WKENT 66
ODU 51
Final
UTST 34
UNLV 20
Final
MIZZ 24
VANDY 14
Final
UCF 34
TEMPL 14
Final
WASU 37
ARZ 59
Final
CLEM 16
SYR 6
Final
LAMON 18
TXST 22
Final
TXSANANTO 0
UTEP 34
Final
COLST 45
WYO 31
Final
LSU 10
MISS 7
Final
TENN 20
ALA 34
Final
AUB 42
SCAR 35
Final
PSU 24
OSU 31
Final
UTAH 24
USC 21
Final
WASH 10
ARST 24
Final
HAW 18
NEV 26
 
Final
SJS 1
BUF 2
Final
TOR 1
BOS 4
Final
NYI 7
DAL 5
Final
PHI 4
DET 2
Final
OTT 2
NJD 3
Final
MON 3
NYR 1
Final
STL 3
CHI 2
Final
NAS 0
PIT 3
Final
MIN 7
TAM 2
Final
ARI 2
FLA 1
Final
CAL 1
WAS 3
3:00pm Today
WIN
COL
 
4:00pm Today
LOS
CLB
 
7:00pm Tonight
CHI
OTT
 
8:00pm Tonight
ANA
SJS
 
9:30pm Tonight
VAN
WAS
 
9:30am Today
ATL
DET
1:00pm Today
CIN
BAL
1:00pm Today
NYJ
BUF
1:00pm Today
NEP
CHI
1:00pm Today
TEN
HOU
1:00pm Today
JAC
MIA
1:00pm Today
TAM
MIN
1:00pm Today
CAR
SEA
1:00pm Today
KAN
STL
4:05pm Today
ARI
PHI
4:25pm Today
PIT
IND
4:25pm Today
CLE
OAK
8:30pm Tonight
NOS
GBP
Final
NCCU 42
SAVST 14