Latest Update from Governor’s Order on 11/13 – This event is an in-person race and all waves will be under a 25-person limit. There will be two waves of the 5k. The 2nd wave of the 5k will start 15 minutes after the 1st wave. We will send more info out the night before the race as to what wave you are in. Limited t-shirts will be available for those who register within 12 days of the race. We encourage participants to bring their own water. Masks are expected during check-in, but are not expected during the actual race. We do recommend keeping them on you and make sure to maintain 6ft of social distancing whenever possible.
Points count towards Year-Long 5k, 10k, Endurance, & Back of the Pack Series. Points will also count towards our Spring Series. Find more info about the series here.
Finisher’s Coin, Technical (Drifit) Event Shirt, & A Chip Timed Event
10k/Half-Marathon runners will receive a 50% discount code after the race for any future Bishop’s Events run.
This race is for a great cause through a scenic park. What isn’t to love? Run through the hills of Prince William Forest Park while benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project. Enjoy the paved roads and trail combo for the half-marathon or try the trails only for the 5k/10k through the woods.
In support of the Wounded Warrior Project
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.
Half-marathoners can check in after 6:30am.
10kers can check in after 7:30am.
5kers can check in after 8:30am.
Race Start Times
Half – 7:30am
10k – 8:30am
5k Wave 1 – 9am
5k Wave 2 – 9:15am
5k – $30, until Oct 31 ($35) – Includes Park Entrance Fee
10k – $45, until Oct 31 ($50) – Includes Park Entrance Fee
Half – $65, until Oct 31 ($70) – Includes Park Entrance Fee
T-shirts guaranteed to runners registered before Nov 11. We will order extra t-shirts for those who register after that date, but it is on a first-come first-served basis.
At the event (opening at 6:30am on race morning).
RACE DAY REGISTRATION
THERE WILL NOT BE RACE DAY REGISTRATION (the park service does not allow it). Registration closes on Saturday evening at 7:59pm.
DIRECTIONS TO PARKING
Parking Lot is off of the main road into Prince William Forest Park. An orange sign will direct you to park in the Williams ballfield.
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