2018 Krispy Kreme Challenge Offers Runners a Daring Delight
As the Krispy Kreme Challenge takes another lap around Raleigh this Saturday, we look back at some sugary stats racked up over the race's first 14 years.
Cooper Wins Churchill Scholarship
Senior Christopher Cooper, a chemical engineering and economics major at NC State, will spend the 2017-18 academic year at the University of Cambridge, earning a master's degree on a prestigious Churchill Scholarship.
In 12 years, the Krispy Kreme Challenge has rolled up some impressive numbers: 60,000-plus runners, more than 724,000 doughnuts eaten and nearly $1 million raised for charity.
Dunk and Doughnut Races Slated
Two family-friendly races are fast approaching in February: the Krispy Kreme Challenge and the Polar Plunge. Find out how you can participate in the charity events.
Park Scholars Give $2 Million
The Park Scholars, who have organized the wildly popular Krispy Kreme Challenge race since 2004, have committed $2 million to UNC Children's Hospital for the Krispy Kreme Challenge Children's Specialty Clinic at Rex Hospital in Raleigh.
Race Raises Dough for Children’s Hospital
Check out scenes from this year's Krispy Kreme Challenge, an annual event organized by NC State students to benefit N.C. Children's Hospital. Social media was made for just such occasions.
Krispy Kreme Challenge
Check out photos from the Krispy Kreme Challenge 2014, which raised $200,000 for North Carolina Children's Hospital.
Krispy Kreme Challenge 2014
The 2014 Krispy Kreme Challenge raised $200,000 for the North Carolina Children's Hospital.
Eat (and Run) to the Beat
The Krispy Kreme Challenge doesn't give you a lot of variety when it comes to doughnuts: it's glazed or nothing. So here's a list of appropriately themed songs to lift your heart as you try to hold down your stomach on the run.
Grueling as it is, the 5-mile, 2,400-calorie Krispy Kreme Challenge is the end of a longer race for the students who organize it.
Tradition and Trans Fat Nation
The Krispy Kreme Challenge raised a record-breaking $177,000 for UNC Children's Hospital. Enjoy photos and tweets from Saturday's event.
Glazed and Confused
NC State's annual triathlon of spirit, sweat and sweets takes off from the Belltower on Saturday. Don't miss this heartwarming, heartburning event.
Running on Full
Each runner in the Krispy Kreme Challenge races for his own reasons. David Spencer, a 2002 alumnus, runs in gratitude for his son's health.
54 Things, But Only One NC State
The "54 Things To Do At NC State" list gives students a new way to learn about and participate in campus traditions.
From Lark to Legend
This Saturday, 7,700 runners will gather at the Memorial Belltower for the Krispy Kreme Challenge, a five-mile foot race during which runners consume a dozen doughnuts. The NC State tradition raises tens of thousands for the North Carolina Children's Hospital.