RACE DAY DETAILS
The run starts and finishes on the Vita Trail in Byrd Park just across from the Carillon. While the course is almost entirely flat, it is anything but boring! There are fun surprises along the way that will be sure to put a smile on your face. After all, it was designed by a vibrant 16-year-old!
Strollers and wheelchairs welcome!
You will receive an email prior to race day with more detailed packet pickup instructions.
Friday, Sept. 6
(Food Lion Party Den)
3001 N. Arthur Ashe Blvd.
There are two options to pick up your race bib and t-shirt.
Enjoy live music, food, and vendors as you
get pumped up for race day.
Saturday, Sept. 7
Starting at 7:15 AM
A perfect place to celebrate with family and friends...
THE POST-RACE PARTY
Cross the finish line on race day and immediately enter the post-race party, featuring live music from the 5 Second Rule band, an inflatable obstacle course, games, food, and fun thanks to our amazing sponsors. Enjoy being part of the Richmond community and SpeakingUp for teen mental health!
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WHEN IS PACKET PICKUP?
There are two options to pick up
your race bib and t-shirt.
1. Friday, Sept. 6th, Richmond Flying Squirrels Stadium, 4:30-6:30 pm. Enjoy live music and vendors as you get pumped up for race day.
2. Saturday, Sept. 7, Byrd Park,
starting at 7:15 AM.
WHEN DOES THE RACE START?
9 AM. We encourage you to arrive early to allow for time to park and walk to the
ARE THERE AWARDS OR FINISHER MEDALS?
All participants will receive a finisher’s medal. We do not give out age-based awards, as we want to celebrate every person who crosses the
WHERE SHOULD I PARK?
Parking volunteers will assist with parking in the Dogwood Dell lot. Off-street parking is also available in the nearby neighborhood. Please obey all traffic signage.
IS THE RACE TIMED?
We have a timing clock, but we do not officially time the race or track results.
ARE STROLLERS WELCOME?
Yes, of course! This is a
Unfortunately, no, we need to keep our furry friends at home.
WHAT IF THERE IS INCLEMENT WEATHER?
This event is rain or shine. In the case of severe inclement weather, we will notify participants via email and our Facebook page.
CAN I BE INVOLVED IF
I CAN'T BE THERE THAT DAY?
Yes! Join our virtual run and SpeakUp with us wherever you are that day.