Points count towards 5k, 10k, Endurance & Back of the Pack Series. Find more info about the series here.
Finisher’s Medal, Technical (Drifit) Event Shirt, & A Chip Timed Event
In partnership with Vets on Track. Their mission is to ensure that every veteran and first responder transitioning into permanent housing from living on the streets has the necessary furniture and household accessories to transform their new house into a “home.”
Come out and enjoy this scenic half-marathon, 10k and 5k near Richmond. These courses will lead you through the scenic area of Pocahontas State Park.
Walkers, strollers and leashed pets are welcome to attend this event.
Now offering a virtual run option for those who cannot make it on race day. You will receive a medal.
Race Start Times
Half – 9am
10k – 9:15am
5k – 9:30am
5k – $30, until March 31 ($35)
10k – $45, until March 31 ($50)
Half – $65, until March 31 ($70)
T-shirts guaranteed to runners registered before April 10. We will order extra t-shirts for those who register after that date, but it is on a first-come first-served basis.
Course Maps can be found at:
All three courses are along the Bright Hope Trail.
– 5k is an USATF certified out-and-back.
– 10k is an USATF certified out-and-back.
– Half is two laps of the 10k with a detour at the beginning to get the extra 0.7 miles.
At the event (one hour before the race starts)
Race Day Registration
There will be race day registration. Participants will need to arrive around 45 minutes before the race to get registered for the event. T-shirts sizes can not be guaranteed for race day registers.
Directions to Parking
There is parking within the Bright Hope Area across from the main entrance to Pocahontas State Park.