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April 17, 2021

2021 Poplar Springs Petersburg Half Marathon & 5K

Start & Finish Area - Union Train Station • 103 River Street PetersburgVA  23803 Organized by Exclusive Sports Marketing

About this event

The Petersburg Half Marathon & 5K features 13.1 & 3.1 miles of scenery! Petersburg is conveniently located in central Virginia with a close proximity to Richmond! If you have seen the movie Lincoln starring Daniel Day Lewis, then you have seen Petersburg... the movie was filmed there!

Our Half Marathon course was designed to capture the historical aspects of the city and the surrounding areas. The Start & Finish will take place in historic downtown Petersburg by the Union Train Station. Runners will make their way through the streets, lined with shops and Bed & Breakfasts before heading out towards the Petersburg National Battlefield; the site of battles in both the Revolutionary and Civil Wars.

Now for the most unique aspect of this event... during your run through the Battlefield you will be able to witness a battle re-enactment taking place! Actors will be using their muskets to create the sights and sounds of a battle!

Join us for a unique event that is sure to deliver lasting memories! Runners and Walkers of all abilities are welcome. In addition to the Half Marathon, we offer a 5K that is ideal for families to participate in!

Event details and schedule

The Petersburg Half Marathon & 5K

Date: Saturday, September 17, 2021

Location: Petersburg, VA

* Half Marathon Start Time: 7:00AM

* 5K Start Time: 7:30AM

Check with the event website for additional details on the schedule and times, http://RunPetersburg.com

Make sure to find us on Facebook for race updates and details, http://Facebook.com/PetersburgHalfMarathon

The packet pickup locations will be listed on the website. We will offer race morning pickup!


Start & Finish Area - Union Train Station

103 River Street PetersburgVA  23803

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Petersburg Half Marathon - Petersburg Half Marathon

in 14 days $70.00

Petersburg Half Marathon - Petersburg Half Marathon - Teams of 4 or more

in 14 days $65.00

5K - Individual Age group

in 35 days $30.00

5K - 5K - Teams of 4 or More

in 35 days $25.00

Kids Fun Run - Kids Fun Run



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