Run Like a Girl Richmond

Event Date

Sun, Nov 22, 2015


Virginia Beach, VA

About This Activity

Join 500 women as we run, walk, and jog to raise awareness about ovarian cancer and funds for the HERA Women's Cancer Foundation!

About our charity:  HERA Women's Cancer Foundation mission is to stop the loss of women from ovarian cancer by promoting Health, Empowerment, Research, and Awareness.

Participate as an individual, join a team, or start a team!  Honor yourself or a loved one, use your girl power and create a RLaG team.  RLaG will be awarding prizes to the largest team, the team with the most spirit, and the top fundraiser.  You must register as a team to be eligible for these awards.

Schedule of Events:

  • Saturday, November 21, 2015      
  • Lucky Foot (new location address tba) Packet/swag pick-up and walk-up registration
  • Sunday, November 22, 2015
  • 7:30-8:30 am  Packet pick-up and walk-up registration at Virginia Farm Bureau, West Creek 
  • 8:45 am          Warm-up
  • 9:00 am          Walk/Jog/run event start
  • 10:30 am        Preliminary results posted
  • 10:30 am        Weldon Chafe, MD (gynecologic oncologist speaks followed by HERA representative
  • 10:45 am        Award ceremony- age group awards, random prizes, and team awards
  • Each participant will receive:
  • Entry into the 4-mile event
  • RLaG finishers custom medal
  • RLaG swag
  • FIT Richmond warm-up
  • A chance to win random prizes from RLaG, and more!
  • Post race food by Palani Drive at Virginia Farm Bureau, West Creek Parkway
  • Course Information
  •     4 mile course that rolls along the tree lined roads of West Creek Parkway.  There will be one water stop at about mile 2 as well as the start and finish.
  • Prizes/Awards
  • Awards to the top 3 in each of 12 age groups (new this fall we have added junior age groups)
  • (12 & under, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60+)
  • Everyone registered will be eligible for random prizes
  • Fund Raising
  • Start your fund raising for the HERA Women's Cancer Foundation!  Visit to find HERA fundraising tips and the link on the "fundraising tab".

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