The Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas is an annual All-Star game that benefits the Greenville South Carolina Unit Shriners Hospital and the 21 other Shriners Hospitals across the United States. Since the first game in 1937, over $75 million dollars have been raised for Shriners Hospital.
Over the past 20 years the sport of cyclocross in North Carolina has grown. North Carolina is now recognized as one of the nation's hotbeds for cyclocross. The NC Cyclo-Cross season begins in the middle of October and runs through the end of January. The North Carolina Cyclo-Cross Series is the premier series in the state.