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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

     

April

Brambleton - Apr. 18 - Ribbon Run/Walk - This event will bring together runners and walkers from the Brambleton community and the rest of ...

Roanoke - Apr. 18, 16, 15, 21 - Blue Ridge Marathon - Local runners continue to craft one of the most challenging marathon in the US. What began with ...

Rocky Mount - Apr. 18 - Chug for the Jug 5K Race & Health Walk - Join us at the Rocky Mount Farmer's Market for a 5K Race, Health Walk and Kids Fun Run. Awards will ...

Tazewell - Apr. 18 - Colors of Cancer 5K/10K - The Colors of Cancer Run is an interesting, fun way of spending time with friends and also help to ...

Charlottesville - Apr. 18 - Run for Autism 5K - Autism is the fastest growing serious developmental disability in the U.S. and now affects 1 in 68 ...

Roanoke - Apr. 24 - Moonlight Bootlegger 5k - Transition back to the 1920’s Prohibition Era rum running and race a timed 5k through the ...

Bowling Green - Apr. 25 - Bowling Green Festival of Feet - Take a great step in Spring and enjoy Bowling Green with the 7th Annual Festival of Feet Memorial ...

Charlottesville - Apr. 25 - Montalto Challenge, an Uphill Race at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello - The demanding, all-uphill course offers thrilling views of Monticello, Charlottesville, and the ...

Rocky Mount - Apr. 25 - Red Truck Jerky Gladiator 5K Mud Run - Get ready for a dirty good time at the Red Truck Jerky Gladiator 5K Mud Run being held Saturday, ...

May

Charlottesville - May 1 - 2 - Colonial 200 Relay - Traversing through the heart of Virginia’s beautiful wine country and ending in historic ...

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 ...

Bedford - May 16 - Armed Forces Day - We Honor Veterans 5K - The National D-Day Memorial and Centra-Bedford Hospice Care will sponsor a 5K as a fundraiser for ...

Gloucester - May 16 - Glow for Good 5k - An after-dark, family friendly 5K. This is a family event and runners, walkers, and spectators are ...

Tazewell - May 16 - Mountain Mudder - This is Tazewell County's first extreme endurance race obstacle course which will include a ...

Rocky Mount - May 16 - Pigg River Rumble 5k - Get your running shoes ready for the Pigg River Rumble 5k Trail Run at Waid Park Saturday, May 16, ...

Fredericksburg - May 17 - Marine Corps Historic Half - The Historic Half is perfectly situated halfway between the capital of the Commonwealth in Richmond ...

June

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 ...

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

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 ...

November

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 ...

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 ...

Last Updated: 12/18/2014 2:23 PM
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