2020 Spooky 5k, 10k, & 1M

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This event is an in-person race and all waves will be under a 50-person limit. We will send more wave info out the day before the race, as needed. 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 our Year-Long 5k, 10k, & Back of the Pack Series.  Points will also count towards our Fall Series.  Find more info about the series here.

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Runners (5k/10k) Receive:

Finisher’s Medal, Technical (Drifit) Event Shirt, & A Chip Timed Event

Kids (1-Miler…14&Under) Receive:

Finisher’s Medal, Cotton Event Shirt, & Chip-Timed Event

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Introducing a new Kids 1-Miler option!  There’s also an option during registration for adults to add on a technical t-shirt (at $11) to their order.

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.

 

Race Start Times

10k – 7:45am

5k – 8am

Kids 1-Miler – 7:30am

 

Registration Fees

Kids 1-Miler – $15 (Cotton T-Shirts)

10k – $40, until October 15 ($45)

5k – $25, until October 15 ($30)

T-shirts guaranteed to runners registered before Oct 21.  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:

10k is two laps of the 5k

 

Packet Pickup

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

The race starts and ends in Old Mill Park (2410 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401).  Parking is within the park.

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