Partners and Sponsors

TORC is the local Triangle NC IMBA Chapter. If you love mountain biking, love the trails that you ride and want to see more…then you need to join TORC and help.

Brair ChapelJust nine miles from Chapel Hill, North Carolina you’ll find a natural enclave enhanced with distinctive artwork inspired by surrounding beauty. Welcome to Briar Chapel®, a new-home community intentionally integrated into the natural landscape, allowing both imaginations and wildlife to roam free through 900 acres of preserved space. As the largest green community in the Triangle, Briar Chapel offers a healthier way of life, and is the perfect backdrop for connections among nature and neighbor.

At REI, we loveREI_Coop_Logo to get outside and play, and we know first-hand the importance of quality outdoor gear. We stand behind all our products with a 100% satisfaction guarantee, and we design our own line of award-winning REI brand gear and clothing. Whether you’re new to outdoor adventure or a seasoned pro, we gladly share our enthusiasm for our products—and the trails, slopes and waterways where we play.

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If you’re thinking Jeep makes extra special vehicles, you’re 100% correct. But here at Auto Park Chrysler Jeep in Cary, North Carolina that’s only the starting point. Because our people are trained to add to the Jeep experience – to make it extra special for you. Here you benefit with knowledgeable sales and service people, business transparency, attractive finance options and money-saving Leith Peace of Mind Pricing. For all this, our customers have called us “Jeep Central for the Southeast”, a title that’s flattering. We appreciate it. But we’re not about to rest until we to prove that again and again to you. Sure, Jeep makes a special vehicle, but here we can make it even more special for you.

Nature Trails is a local trail builder company whose mission is to design, develop, and integrate trail systems that connect the urban and wilderness landscape to create municipal and master planned communities that promote health, well-being, and happiness. 


Trek Bicycle Store Holly Park location is  a new bike shop in the Triangle located in North Raleigh.  At Trek Bicycle Store Holly Park it’s our mission to energize people with our passion for cycling both in and outside our business. Through quality products, superior customer service and unique opportunities we aim to be the hub of the cycling community.

TrailheadsThe purposes of this organization are to: promote the joy of trail running; support the efforts of members to maintain an active and healthy life style; listen, learn and internalize the lessons taught by our natural environment and wilder spaces; and organize and encourage efforts to enhance, extend, and maintain Nature’s reach into the lives of each member of our greater community.


Mountain Khakis Inside us all exists an adventurous soul – a wild heart that is called from nature to live authentically and free from modern society. For many outdoor and mountain enthusiasts pure freedom and rugged adventure has become a way of life. Mountain Khakis was developed specifically for this lifestyle.

Oak City Cycling Project We are a local, independent cycling shop focused on increasing bicycle ridership through sales, service, outreach, and community.  We sell new and used bikes + full lines of accessories and components.Bicycle chain

The Bicycle Chain and The Clean Machine are a locally owned chain of bike shops with stores in Chapel Hill, Durham, Raleigh, and Apex.  We offer a complete line of bikes and accessories fromTheCleanMachineLargeLogo Specialized, Cannondale, and Santa Cruz.  Every location is staffed with knowledgeable salespeople and certified technicians to take care of all your biking needs.  Whether it’s a new bike for your child or the latest in high tech racing bikes for the trail or the road, we’re ready to get you on the right bike.  We Know Bikes!

Rally Point Sport Grill is Cary, NC’s best casual dining destination! Whether you’re looking for a place to unwind after work, catch your favorite sports team on high-def TV, listen to rallypoint-logo-largesome of the area’s best bands, or just tired of the big chain restaurant experience… Rally Point Sport Grill is the place for you!

BAB - skull - smallBack Alley Bikes is a service based bicycle shop in Carrboro, NC.  We stock bikes from Niner, Turner, Kona, and Surly.  We service all makes, models, ages and conditions of bicycles.

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We are a craft brewery & tasting room located in downtown Raleigh, NC. Our mission is to provide fresh artisan beer and utilize green transportation methods .   CrankBrewery supports the TORC Endurance Race series.

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Bullseye Bicycle in Durham supports TORC race events, trail work and other events.

One Response to Partners and Sponsors

  1. Dear Race Director,

    Hammer Nutrition wants to assist you in putting on the best endurance event possible.

    We’ve been sponsoring events and fueling endurance athletes successfully for more than a quarter-century, with more than 2,000 events sponsored each year.

    Our industry-leading fuels and supplements and time-tested knowledge and methods will help ensure that your participants “Fuel right, and feel great” from start to finish.

    By partnering with Hammer, you will receive FREE goody bags packed with our top-selling Hammer fuels and educational brochures, as well as HEED sports drink for aid stations and Hammer Nutrition banners. Leading up to the event, our team of expert event coordinators will work with you to ensure your event’s success.

    Interested? Please visit for more details. Sponsorship request forms are available at WE PLAN TO OPEN THE NEW GRAVEL GRINDER EVENT TYPE IN 2017.

    We look forward to fueling your event’s success in 2017!

    Best always,
    Andraya L. Johnson
    Events Coordinator

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