We’ll see you at the finish line.

Go Ahead Events was founded by industry experts with a passion for event planning, charity work and race management in the Charlotte area. From small 5Ks to large fundraising walks, we ensure that every detail is flawlessly planned and executed from start to finish.

With years of experiences in the nonprofit industry, we focus on bringing your mission to life.

5K AND CHARITY WALK EVENT MANAGEMENT IN THE CAROLINAS

CONSULTING

We’ll tell you everything you need to know to create a 5K or Walk event.  We’ll be here to help every step of the way with unlimited access to race experts by phone or email. 

CUSTOM PARTNERSHIP

We’ll create a custom package to help where you need it most.   Whether it’s designing a race course, finding a venue for your fundraising walk, or organizing your post-event party, we can help!

COMPREHENSIVE EVENT DIRECTOR SERVICES

Let us take care of just about everything!  All you need to do is get people to your event, and we’ll make sure they have a fabulous time. 

WHY CHOOSE GO AHEAD EVENTS TO MANAGE YOUR NEXT RUN OR WALK?

A 5K or charity walk is a great way to raise money and awareness for your organization. When you partner with Go Ahead Events to manage your race or walk, you’ll be leveraging our many years of experience managing 5K races and other charity events in the Charlotte area to ensure that your event is a success for your organization – and your participants.

Why I want to direct your next 5K event
Why I want to direct your next 5K event

As both a passionate member of the Charlotte running community and an experienced race director and nonprofit manager, I look forward to working with you to make your race or walk the best it can be. I’ve helped over 40,000 runners get to the finish line. Let us help you and we’ll see you at the finish line!

OUR COMMITMENT TO COVID-SAFE EVENTS

As our community emerges from the affects of the COVID-19 pandemic, we remain committed to ensuring that the health and safety of our clients, runners and staff are a priority. We will adhere to state, local and federal guidelines where it relates to event capacity, masking, social distancing and other safety protocols. We will also work with you, our client, to agree on an event plan that aligns with your comfort level.