Enjoy running in downtown Lynchburg and experience the beautiful Blackwater Creek bikeway. This event is the 1st of the 2017 Lynchburg Road Runners Race Series and proceeds support LifeNet Health. Both walkers and runners are welcome.
Start/Finish: Jefferson Street near Riverfront Park
Course: Out and back on Jefferson Street, Point of Honor Trail, and Cabell Street loop in front of the historic Point of Honor museum.
REGISTRATION: $25 (January 1st - March 4, 2017) || $27 (March 5 - March 18, 2017) || $30 (March 19 - 31, 2017) || $35 (Race Day Sat. April 1, 2017)
Registration fees are non-tranferable & non-refundable. An entry can only be used for the person registered for the entry. Entries cannot be deferred to the following year or a future event.
Lynchburg Road Runners Club Member Discount: A $5.00 discount is available to current Lynchburg Road Runners Club members. Discounts will not be given after March 4th. Participant membership must be current with LRRC membership roster found on RunSignUp. Discount will be given at checkout automatically. Refunds and discounts will not be given after completing online race registration.
Assisted Participants: We are pleased to provide an opportunity for assisted participants to enjoy race day. An assisted participant is typically being pushed in a stroller "appropriate" for the event (ie.. hand break, tether, appropriate wheels). Both the participant being pushed and the pusher are required to register for this event. Assisted participants will start prior to the 5K start and be ranked separately from the 5k event. Both the pusher and assisted participant should indicate this classification during the registration process for our planning purposes.
AGE GROUPS: 12 & under, 13-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & Over. Age Group ranking based on "chip" time.
AWARDS: Top 3 Overall M/F, Top Overall Masters M/F, Top 3 in each age group. Overall awards ranked on "gun" time / Age group results ranked on "chip" time. *This is a Chip timed event, Disposable MyLaps Race Bib Technology will be used.
RACE T-SHIRTS: Moisture-wicking t-shirts are gender specific and guaranteed to those registered by March 18, 2017. A limited amount of extra shirts are ordered after this deadline and available on a first-come basis at packet pickup.
PACKET PICKUP: Fri. 3/31, Riverside Runners, 2480 Rivermont Avenue, Lynchburg, VA 24503 434.846.7449 (11am-6pm), Race Day at Start 7:30am-8:30am
WALKERS ARE WELCOME!
PETS & STROLLERS ARE PROHIBITED.
COME FOR THE FUN, DOOR PRIZES, AND FOOD!
RACE PROCEEDS BENEFIT LIFENET HEALTH & DONATE LIFE.