Sat, Dec 12, 2015
Fairfax Station, VA
Join us on Saturday, December 12, 2015, for the Boyle School of Irish Dance's 4th Annual Celtic Christmas 5K Race and 1-Mile Walk and Fun Run.
Walk-up registrations accepted on Saturday, December 12 at Burke Lake Park. See us at Shelter A on Race Day.
In addition to the race, live Irish music and dancing will put you in the Christmas spirit!
Cash prizes ($75, 50 and 25) will be awarded to the top 3 men and women finishers in the 5K race. Top finishers in the 1-Mile Walk & Fun Run will receive awards.
Door prizes will also be awarded after the race to random participants. In past years, prizes have also been awarded for Best Costume, Fastest Stroller, Fastest Boyle School Alumnus and more!
All registered runners and walkers receive a free Celtic Christmas shirt.
Proceeds benefit The Boyle School of Irish Dance and its dancers who perform throughout the area as well as in Regional, National and World Competitions.
The race course is USTAF-certified and is on the roads of beautiful Burke Lake Park. The course layout can be found at http://boyleschook5k.weebly.com
Don't be fooled by the date. The weather for the past three races has been great with lots of sun!! We look forward to seeing you on December 12th at Burke Lake Park.
Advance race packet pickup will take place 5 to 8 pm at The Clifton Cafe in Clifton on Friday, December 11.
On-site registration and packet pickup will take place at Burke Lake Park on Saturday, December 12 beginning at 7:30 am.
1-mile Run Run and Walk begins at 8:30 am. 5K race begins at 9:30 am.
The race is run rain or shine unless Fairfax County Park Authority closes the park.