Earth Day 5k


Event Date

Sat, Apr 18, 2015


Richmond, VA

About This Activity

Race Details
Date: April 18, 2015
Race Start/End Location: Chimborazo Park/VA Capital Trail near Great Shiplock Park – Richmond, VA
Race Time: Race begins at 11:00 AM (packet pick-up 9:00 – 10:30 AM)
Cost: $30
Online registration is now closed but you can register in person:
At packet pick-up, Friday, 11 AM – 7 PM at Lucky Foot in the Willow Lawn Shopping Center (cash or check only)
On race morning, Saturday, 9 – 10:30 AM, at the start line in Chimborazo Park (cash or check only)
Packet Pick-up:
There are two options for packet pick-up before the race.
1) Friday, April 17th, 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM. Packets can be picked up at Lucky Foot at the Willow Lawn Shopping Center – 1601 Willow Lawn Dr, Richmond, VA 23230.
2) Saturday, April 18th, 9:00 – 10:30 AM. Packets can be picked up at the starting line at Chimborazo Park.
We suggest parking around Chimborazo Park – there is a lot of street parking in the neighborhood. After the race from the finish line at Great Shiplock Park, the festival trolley will be looping runners/volunteers back to Chimborazo Park between 12 and 2 PM. After 2 PM, the trolley will still take you to Chimborazo Park, just be sure to tell the driver.
Course Info
Important Note: The first portion of this race takes place in the city, so while finish times will be provided, runners should be prepared for timing impacts including stops at crossings/intersections, yielding to traffic and staying on sidewalks whenever possible. Police and volunteers will be placed along the course to help runners safely navigate the course, but runners are responsible for their own safety.

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