3.1 mile course in beautiful rolling countryside with expansive views of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Closes at 1:00pm EST on Friday, May 9, 2014. Please register by 4/10/14 if you'd like a race T-shirt (5K only). Early registration may only be done on-line. See below for details on race-day registration.
5K - 9:00 am; Kids Fun Run - 10:30 am; Awards - approx. 10:45 am; Raffle - 11:00 am.
5K = $30;Beginner 5K Training Program = $30;Training Program and 5K = $50 (10% discount for teachers = $45)
Friday, 5/9/14 from 3:30 - 7:00pm at Ruckersville Elementary School in the lobby. Please bring a printed copy of your confirmation email to packet pickup. You will receive your race bib and T-shirt, if applicable. You may pick up packets for other participants, but you will need a copy of each person's confirmation email.
Available from 7:30am-8:30am for $35 (cash or check made payable to RES PTA). Please plan to arrive early enough to be COMPLETE with registration by 8:30, as participant information will need to be entered into the timing computer. Only limited sizes of race T-shirts be available to those who register on race day.
Kids Fun Run
FREE! Open to all kids through age 12. Each child must be registered on race day from 7:30-10:15am. Parents/guardians must sign a waiver on behalf of each participant. Each participant will receive a finishers medal and more!
Prizes will be given to the top male and female finishers overall, as well as to the top 2 male and female finishers in each age-group category: 9 & under, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 & up. Prizes will be awarded immediately following the Kids Fun Run. Prizes will not be mailed, so if you cannot stay for the awards, please arrange for someone to collect any prizes you may win.
From US-29 South, turn right onto Frays Mill Road. Turn right onto Spring Hill Road. Travel about 1/4 mile. Dover-Foxcroft Farm will be on your left.
Ample parking will be available at Dover-Foxcroft Farm until 8:45. Volunteers will assist you with where to park. Spring Hill Road will be closed from Spring Hill Baptist Church to Spring Haven Road from 9:00-10:15. Those who arrive during those times are advised to take Frays Mill Road off Route 29 and park at Spring Hill Baptist Church.
Timing & Results
Charlottesville Track Club will time the race. Results will be posted on the CTC web site.
Beginner 5K Training Program
A walk/run training program for beginner-level runners led by three local trainers. Kickoff event (registration available) March 4, 2014 at 4:30pm at Dover-Foxcroft Farm. Training sessions will be 3 days each week beginning 3/4/14: Tuesdays at 5:00pm (Dover-Foxcroft), Thursdays at 4:30pm (Ruckersville Elementary), and Saturdays at 8:00am (WMHS track). The program concludes on 5/10/14 with the 5K race. Race registration fees are not included with the Training Program.
If you'd like to make a tax-deductible donation to Ruckersville Elementary School PTA, please make checks payable to RES PTA (E4E5K noted in the memo) and mail to: RES PTA, PO Box 230, Ruckersville, VA 22968. Thank you for your support!
There are no refunds. All registrations are final.
Race will be held, rain or shine. No pets please. Walkers welcome! Post-race refreshments will be provided. Stick around after the race for fun with DJ and skydivers! Like us on Facebook for updates and photos after the event, as well as course and sponsor information: www.facebook.com/E4E5k
5K fees include race T-shirt if registered by 4/10/14. Benefiting Ruckersville Elementary School's project to update the student computer lab.