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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

     

March

Virginia Beach - Mar. 19, 2016 - 20, 2016 - Yuengling Shamrock Marathon Weekend - The St. Patrick's Day weekend event features a race distance for every member of the family, ...

April

Roanoke - Apr. 16, 15, 21 - Blue Ridge Marathon - Local runners continue to craft one of the most challenging marathon in the US. What began with ...

June

Hampton - Jun. 13 - Life's A Beach Triathlon - Life's A Beach encourages people to "catch the new wave of triathlon," with its unique take on a ...

Burkes Garden - Jun. 13 - The Varmint Half Marathon & 5K Run - Burkes Garden is the location of a scenic half-marathon called "The Varmint." The race is named ...

Pembroke - Jun. 20 - Eastern Divide Ultra & 8-Miler - Point-to-Point race from the Cascades to Mountain Lake. King and Queen of the Mountain cash prize ...

Rocky Mount - Jun. 20 - Great Country 5 Miler - Lace up your running shoes for the 2nd Annual Great Country 5 Miler at Waid Park, Saturday June 20 ...

Fishersville - Jun. 26 - Vine to Wine 5K at Barren Ridge Vineyards - Join us for a remarkable evening race in the Shenandoah Valley! The Vine to Wine 5K is an ...

Covington - Jun. 27 - JRST Half Marathon, 10k, 5k and 1 mile Family Fun Run - The Jackson River Scenic Trail follows its namesake river, winding its way between Clearwater Park ...

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 ...

Richmond - Jul. 11 - Glow Run RVA - See the beauty of Maymont in a whole new light, or glow, during this non-timed three-mile run/walk ...

August

Nellysford - Aug. 8 - BE BOLD 4 Miler at Bold Rock Cidery - The BE BOLD 4 Miler at Bold Rock Cidery. 9AM to 12Noon.The BE BOLD 4 Miler at Bold Rock Cidery is ...

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

Henrico - Aug. 8 - Race 'N' Roll 5K - Join us for the 2nd Annual Race 'N' Roll 5K walk/run event to benefit the Colorado Fund for ...

Burkes Garden - Aug. 15 - Trooper Andrew D Fox "727" 5K Memorial Run - This event will start at 9 a.m. Open registration at 8 a.m. Walkers are welcome. Registration ...

Quantico - Aug. 22 - Quantico Tri - Splash, cycle, and beat feet in the Quantico Tri on Saturday, August 22, 2015! Hosted aboard ...

September

Virginia Beach - Sep. 6 - Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon - Welcome to the Rock 'n' Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon! Race events include our Half Marathon, 2 ...

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

Brambleton - Sep. 12 - Kid's Triathlon Brambleton - Kid's Triathlon. Kids will have the opportunity to showcase their athletic abilities with running, ...

October

Hampton - Oct. 3 - 4 - Crawlin' Crab Half Marathon, 5K, 1K and Craft Brew Fest - Join in on the fun at our 2-day event this year! This fast and flat course will have all runners ...

Hardy - Oct. 3 - Oktoberfest and 5K Trail Race at Smith Mountain Lake - The Willard Companies, in conjunction with the Smith Mountain Lake YMCA, present the third annual ...

Rocky Mount - Oct. 10 - Johnny CASA 5K & 5 Miler Family Fun Run-Walk - The tenth annual Johnny CASA 5K & 5 Miler Family Fun Run-Walk will be held Saturday, Oct. 10 at ...

Arlington - Oct. 25 - Marine Corps Marathon - Nicknamed "The People's Marathon" and "Marathon of Monuments", the Marine Corps Marathon has ...

Virginia Beach - Oct. 31 - 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 ...

November

Ashburn - Nov. 14 - Lace Up For Learning 5k - Race Start time:5k Start time – 8:30 AMMascot Mini-Mile – 9:30 AMPlease be sure to ...

Rocky Mount - Nov. 21 - 22 - Crooked Road 24 Hour Ultra - The Crooked Road Running Club presents the 5th annual Crooked Road 24 Hour Ultra at Waid Park ...

Roanoke - Nov. 21 - Star City Half Marathon - Now an annual autumn running tradition in this southwestern Virginia city, Roanoke's Star City Half ...

Herndon - Nov. 21 - Turkey Trot 5k Run - Saturday, November 21, 20154:00pm Must pick up packet/shirt the day of race. No shirts will be ...

Williamsburg - Nov. 26 - Blue Talon Bistro Turkey Trot 5K - This race celebrates a traditional holiday . highlighting the importance of involvement in our ...

Roanoke - Nov. 26 - Drumstick Dash - The DASH is sure to get you into a thankful spirit as you and your family join us in feeding the ...

Irvington - Nov. 26 - Irvington Turkey Trot-2 Mile & 5 Mile Run - Scenic 2 mile & 5 mile walk/run loop through historic Irvington and surrounding areas. 100 Yard Tot ...

December

Norfolk - Dec. 12 - Tacky Sweater 5K - This tacky sweater Christmas themed has a little something for everyone with a competitive 5K race, ...

Virginia Beach - Dec. 19 - Surf N Santa 5 Miler - Close your eyes and envision a nautical holiday wonderland of more than a million bright lights ...

Last Updated: 12/18/2014 2:23 PM
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