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    Avid runners will find plenty of events coming up this year in Virginia.

    It's finding space on the calendar to fit them all in that's the problem.

     

    "Run when you can, walk if you have to, crawl if you must; just never give up." Dean Karnazes, Ultramarathon Man

     

January

Roseland - Jan. 3 - New Moon Night Trail Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company - New Moon Night Trail Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company. 7PM. Bring in the New Year with our ...

February

Afton - Feb. 14 - Wine Lovers 5K at Cardinal Point Winery - Wine Lover’s 5K at Cardinal Point Vineyard and Winery. What do wine and running have in ...

Roseland - Feb. 21 - Mardi Gras Madness Fun Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company - Mardi Gras Madness Fun Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company. 2PM. Break out the beads and ...

March

Abingdon - Mar. 13 - Shamrock 4miler - Fantastic St. Patty's Day race in downtown Abingdon. Stay after the race for beer and food and ...

Martinsville - Mar. 21 - Martinsville Half Marathon, 5K & Relay - The Martinsville YMCA is sponsoring a half marathon, 5K and three person relay. You're invited to ...

Roseland - Mar. 21 - St. Paddy's Pot O' Gold Trail Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company - St. Paddys Pot O Gold Trail Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company. 2PM. Wear your best shades of ...

April

Arrington - Apr. 11 - Piney River Mini Triathlon - Piney River Mini Triathlon at Virginia Blue Ridge Railway Trail Rose Mill Trailhead. Registration ...

Roanoke - Apr. 19, 17, 16 - Blue Ridge Marathon - Do you have what it takes to conquer America's Toughest Road Marathon™?Local runners have ...

May

Culpeper - May 2 - Wicked Bottom 5K & 1/2 mile Cross Country Fun Run - The Wicked Bottom Run is Culpeper County Parks and Recreation's annual CROSS COUNTRY 5K. The run ...

Roseland - May 9 - Steeplechase Trail Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company - Steeplechase Trail Fun Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company. 3PM. We’re adding some ...

June

Burkes Garden - Jun. 13 - The Varmint Half Marathon & 5K Run - Come to the 22nd annual half marathon and 5K that runs through beautiful Burkes Garden, VA. Begin ...

Roseland - Jun. 20 - Blue Ridge Medical Center Pledge Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company - Blue Ridge Medical Center Pledge Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company. 10AM.Bring in the summer ...

July

Martinsville - Jul. 10 - Martinsville Mustangs 5K presented by the YMCA - The Martinsville-Henry County family YMCA and the Martinsville Mustangs are excited to present the ...

August

Axton - Aug. 8 - Helgramite Hustle Mud Run - A cross-country style 5K course with natural and man-made obstacles. Runners will traverse ...

September

Martinsville - Sep. 11 - Harvest Moon Run - Activate MHC invites everyone to join the fun on Friday, September 11, for the Harvest Moon Run and ...

October

Virginia Beach - Oct. 24 - 25 - Anthem Wicked 10K and Old Point National Bank Monster Mile - J&A Racing brings you the Anthem Wicked 10K and Old Point National Bank Monster Mile presented by ...

Saltville - Oct. 25 - Fall Zombie Run - The 2014 Zombie Run, Walk, Shuffle 5K is an event organized by The Chamber of Commerce of Smyth ...

Rocky Mount - Oct. 25 - Thr Rocky Mount Rotary Club presents Rotary Fit 5K Run/Walk/Kids Fun Run - The Rocky Mount Rotary Club presents Rotary Fit 5K Run/Walk/Kids Fun Run on Saturday, October 25 at ...

Arlington - Oct. 26 - Marine Corps Marathon - Nicknamed "The People's Marathon" and "Marathon of Monuments", the Marine Corps Marathon has ...

Arlington - Oct. 26 - MCM10K - The 6.2. mile course parallels the final miles of the Marine Corps Marathon before finishing at the ...

Roseland - Oct. 31 - Trail O' Terror Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company - Trail O' Terror Trail Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company. 7PM. Trick or Treat in the Devils ...

November

Martinsville - Oct. 25 - 5K Patriot Trail/Obstacle Run sponsored by ebay enterprise - ¨ Run a 5K through the trails and a few obstacles and fitness stations on the campus of Patrick ...

Waynesboro - Nov. 1 - Blue Ridge 10 Miler - Tucked away on the outskirts of Waynesboro in the Shenandoah Valley exists some great country roads ...

Abingdon - Nov. 1 - Happy Tails Run Fur Their Lives 5k/10k and Strut Your Mutt Mile Walk - Happy Tails Animal Rescue of Washington County, VA is excited to announce an upcoming fundraiser, ...

Winchester - Nov. 8 - Battlefield Half Marathon - The 13.1-mile course will loop through the city before making its way back through the battlefield ...

Lexington - Nov. 8, 14 - Lexington / Buena Vista 10K - Come participate in the OLDEST ROAD RACE IN VIRGINIA!! The 51st Annual Lexington/Buena Vista 10K ...

Richmond - Nov. 15 - American Family Fitness Half Marathon - Great amenities, like finisher medals and technical running shirts for all participants. Friendly ...

Richmond - Nov. 15 - Anthem Richmond Marathon - Why run Richmond? The reasons add up. A great senic course takes you through some of Richmond's ...

Richmond - Nov. 15 - HCA Virginia 8K - The HCA Virginia features a tour of some of Richmond’s most beautiful and historic ...

Brambleton - Nov. 15 - Lace Up for Learning 5k for Schools - Lace Up for Learning is a family and community-oriented fundraising event designed to encourage a ...

Natural Bridge - Nov. 15 - Race to the Rock Bridge - What better way to see the Natural Bridge than as the finish line of a trail/road race? Come join ...

Bristol - Nov. 15 - Turkey Trot 5K Run & Gobbler's Gait Fun Walk (YWCA) - The Turkey Trot is an event hosted by the YWCA Women's Fitness Spa that encourages women to achieve ...

Quantico - Nov. 22 - Turkey Trot 10K and Mile - Unleash a pre-emptive strike on Thanksgiving calories by partcipating in the Turkey Trot 10K, ...

Altavista - Nov. 27 - Altavista On Track Giblet Jog 5K - It's almost time for Altavista On Track's Annual Giblet Jog 5k to be held Thanksgiving Day, ...

Martinsville - Nov. 27 - Turkey Day 5K and Family Fun Run - Registration for the Turkey Day 5K event includes holiday swag, post race snacks, on-course aid ...

December

Roseland - Dec. 6 - Winter Warm Up Trail Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company - Winter Warm Up Trail Run at Devils Backbone Brewing Company. 3PM. Get ready for the winter months ...

Midlothian - Dec. 13 - CarMax Tacky Light Run - RVA holds the bragging rights for tacky holiday lights, a festive craze that has made our city a ...

Martinsville - Dec. 13 - Girls on the Run 5K - The Girls on the Run of Martinsville Henry County Celebration 5K (3.1) & 8K (4.9) event is a family ...

Ashburn - Dec. 31 - Ringing in Hope NYE Charity Run/Walk - Ringing in Hope NYE Charity Run/Walk: Join your friends and neighbors for a great cause at the ...

Last Updated: 8/5/2014 10:23 AM
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