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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

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 ...

September

Martinsville - Sep. 5 - Harvest Moon Run - Activate MHC invites everyone to join the fun on Friday, September 5, for the Harvest Moon Run and ...

Lexington - Sep. 6 - 5K Glow Run - Join in the fun for an evening Glow Run/Walk through the Lexington Golf and Country Club cart path ...

Farmville - Sep. 6 - High Bridge Half Marathon & 5K - The Half Marathon starts at 7:30am with the 5K beginning at 8 am from the High Bridge Trail access ...

Rocky Mount - Sep. 13 - Red Truck Run-A-Muck 5K and Obstacle Course - The Franklin County Family YMCA and Red Truck Event Center are teaming up on Saturday, September 13 ...

Richmond - Sep. 13 - The Color Run Richmond 2014 - The Color Run was founded in March of 2011 as an event to promote healthiness and happiness by ...

Fishersville - Sep. 26 - Autumn Toast 5K at Barren Ridge Vineyards - Join us for a remarkable evening race in the Shenandoah Valley! The Autumn Toast 5K is an ...

Bluefield - Sep. 27 - Jason Elswick Scholarship Challenge - Jason grew up in Tazewell, Virginia. He came to Bluefield College with goals of obtaining a ...

October

Hampton - Oct. 3, 4, 5 - Crawlin' Crab Half Marathon & 5K - Presented by Bon Secours In Motion. All Half Marathon runners "crawl" past the beautiful waterfront ...

Somerset - Oct. 4 - A-Maize-ing 5K Race - The A-maize-ing Race is Virginia's Largest Corn Maze Race. Enjoy a fun-filled and exciting 5K ...

Hardy - Oct. 4 - Oktoberfest and 5K Trail Race at Smith Mountain Lake - The Willard Companies, in conjunction with the Smith Mountain Lake YMCA, present the second annual ...

Glen Allen - Oct. 11 - Annual Step UP for Down Syndrome 5K & Family Festival - A heart-warming 5K run/walk and family festival showcasing and celebrating the abilities and ...

Martinsville - Oct. 18 - Great Goblin Gallop 5K Race - Join us for the 17th Annual Great Goblin Gallop 5K race. The course is a beautiful level loop ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

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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