Run for the Schools 5K / 1 mile - 12th Annual

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sun, Sep 18, 2016


Falls Church, VA


Activity Today Later

Run for the Schools - Over 18 - Over 18 - 5K registration

$35 $35 Closed

Run for the Schools - Over 18 - Over 18 - 1 mile registration

$35 $35 Closed

Run for the Schools - Under 18 - Under 18 - 5K registration

$15 $15 Closed

Run for the Schools - Under 18 - Under 18 - 1 mile registration

$15 $15 Closed

About This Activity

The USATF Certified 5K course winds through the tree-lined streets of historic Falls Church City, a mix of hills and flat stretches.  Water is available along the course.  The course also includes a 1 Mile loop for runners and walkers.  Strollers are welcome!  No bicycles, skateboards, rollerblades or dogs please.

Event details and schedule

Great prizes for winners in 8 age categories and team categories including fastest team and  largest team.  Proceeds from RFS support the Falls Church Education Foundation and FCCPS.  RFS is part of Falls Church's Fall Festival Weekend.  For more information about Fall Festival activities go to  Packet pick-up is Friday, September 16th from 5-8pm at Road Runner Sports in Falls Church.  BONUS! You'll get $10 from Road Runner Sports to spend on anything you want in the store! Or join the VIP Family and save 25% on everything! Don't miss out on this exclusive gift for race participants only when you join the Packet Pickup Party! Restrictions apply. See store for details.  Please be sure to join us by 7:45am Sunday for warm-ups before the 8am start.

Become an Academic Booster: By registering as an Academic Booster for an additional $10, you will support Falls Church Education Foundation programs for 2016-17 school year such as "No Holidays for Hunger" program, Super Grants, teacher training and travel grants and STEM initiatives for K-12.

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