Points count towards 5k, 10k, Endurance & Back of the Pack Series. Points will also count towards our Blue Ridge Series. Find more info about the series here.
Finisher’s Medal, Technical (Drifit) Event Shirt, & A Chip Timed Event
A portion of the proceeds will benefit Blue Ridge Area Food Bank
Come enjoy the scenic routes on the James River Heritage Trail in downtown Lynchburg.
Walkers and strollers 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.
Want to upgrade your technical short sleeve shirt to a long sleeve tech shirt or hooded sweatshirt? Just add the option to your cart during checkout. This option closes on our guaranteed t-shirt cutoff date 12 days before the event.
Race Start Times
Half – 9am
10k – 9:15am
5k – 9:30am
5k – $25, until November 15 ($30)
10k – $40, until November 15 ($45)
Half – $60, until November 15 ($65)
T-shirts guaranteed to runners registered before November 11. 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:
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 (and colors) can not be guaranteed for race day registers.
Directions to Parking
There is parking in the surrounding area. We will be setting up near on Jefferson St, Lynchburg, VA near Amazement Square.
Weather Forecast (Updated on Tuesday before the race)
Starting with our races for the last weekend of August, the meteorologist/weather prognosticator for the Hagerstown Town and Country Almanack will be providing weather forecasts for our races! You check them out here. The most recent video will include the latest weather forecasts for Bishop’s Events