Are you looking for the right corporate running event? It�s for the physical fitness, the personal endurance, the camaraderie, and more importantly the beneficiary, The Arc of Northern Virginia, a non-profit organization that provides advocacy and direct service to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Any organization or community group can enter Northern Virginia�s premier corporate challenge. Corporate Teams consist of 5 to 7 runners in the All Men, All Women, or Coed division. The entry fee is $500 for a team. Teams: All teams must consist of 5 to 7 runners. The top 5 runners score by place. Corporate Coed teams must have at least two females in their top five finishers to qualify.
Team Registration: Any organization may enter a team of 5 to 7 runners in the All Men, All Women or Coed divisions. Neighbors, family members or friends that would like to organize a team of 5 to 7 individuals, may enter in the Community Open category. The entry fee is $500. Teams who register by April 13th can receive customized t-shirts with their corporate or community logo printed on the sleeve. Logos should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Teams will also receive a photo plaque with their team photo and race accomplishments.
Individuals: We gladly welcome individual runners. The entry fee is $35 by 4/26/12. All runners receive a shirt and are eligible for prizes and awards. Individual registration will also be available on race day beginning at 7:30am. The fee on race day is $40.
Kids: Bring the kids for free games and activities.
Prizes: Trophies are awarded to the top 5 teams in the Coprate Mens, Womens, and Coed Divisions and the top 3 teams in the Community Open Category. Gift certificates are awarded to the top 5 males and top 5 females overall plus top 2 males & females in each of the following age group;s:0-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
The Course: The Course is an 8K (4.97 mile) double loop course and follows the George Mason University Patriots� Circle Drive. The Start/Finish is at the Cultural Arts Building on campus.
Race Bag Pick-Up: Team Captains must pick up the all the race bags for the entire team. Pre-race bag pickup for teams only will be available on Friday, April 27th at the Fairfax Marriott at Fair Oaks. More information to follow with exact times. Team and Individual race day bag pick up will also be available at the Center for the Arts Building at GMU beginning at 7:30am. Individual race bag pick will only be available on race day beginning at 7:30am at the Center for the Arts Building at GMU.
Parking: Parking will be available in Lot A. Please follow signs and volunteers to Lot A.