Age group results can be found here. Thanks to everyone who joined us at this year’s Huckleberry Jam!
Join us in the 2016 RunAbout Mileage Challenge!
Each month we will collect your total monthly mileage, and at the end of the year, will have awards for those who complete either 1,000 or 2,016 walking and running miles! It’s a great challenge to keep everyone motivated year-round, so please keep us updated of your running and walking progress HERE all year long!
Wednesdays, 2016 | Fun Run Pub Runs – RunAbout Sports Pub Runs will take place every Wednesday all year from RunAbout Sports at First & Main (1470 South Main Street, Blacksburg). Runs will begin at 6pm during the Spring, Summer and Fall. After the run, head over to Bull & Bones for food AND drink specials. There are weekly door prizes, visits from shoe companies bringing products to try, free stuff to earn, and a great way to get in a workout while meeting your fellow runners and walkers…then head out and enjoy a nice cold one. Join the fun! Blacksburg, VA
April 2nd – September 10th | 2016 TriAdventure Race Series – Join TriAdventure and let your inner swimmer, cyclist, and runner out! The series includes 7 events across a variety of disciplines throughout the spring and late summer. Blacksburg, VA | INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION
April 2nd – Mountain Lake Hell Climb 10k April 23rd – Claytor Lake Ness Monster Obstacle Course Race May 29th – Mountains of Misery Cycling Challenge June 18th – Eastern Divide Ultra (USATF Virginia 50k State Championship)
- July 10th – Kit Youth Triathlon
- August 7th – TriAdventure Summer Sprint Tri
- September 10th – Claytor Lake Sprint Tri
June 6th – August 3rd | Youth Track League presented by CHOICE Physical Therapy & Wellness – Summer track league for kids ages 6 to 13, that meets once a week for practice AND once a week for meets. Events include sprints, jumps, throws, and distances up to one mile. Cost includes participation for the entire summer and team shirt, coaching, and meet officiating. The first practice will be held June 6th with meets beginning the week of June 13th at the new Blacksburg High School track. Blacksburg, VA | ONLINE REGISTRATION | REGISTRATION FORM
June 16th – August 4th | Summer All-Comers Track Meets – Open to all ages. Races range from the 55 meter sprint to the 5K, long jump and shot put. Cost is $5.00 per meet or $20.00 for the summer season (8 meets). Kids in the Youth Track League are free to compete. $5.00 fee is good for one or all events for the particular meet. All meets held at Blacksburg High School track. Blacksburg, VA
July 11th – 16th | High Performance Distance Academy – Come jump start your 2016 cross country campaign with a week of great training, renowned counselors and speakers, and a lot of fun! Now in its 14th year, High Performance is a week you won’t want to miss! Open to individuals between 8th-12th grade. Blacksburg, VA | INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION
August 5th | Draper Mile – Event #5 of the 2016 RunAbout Race Series. One mile and 200m fun run options. Blacksburg, VA | REGISTRATION FORM
August 13th | Southwest Virginia 811 Run – 8 mile and 5k options. Christiansburg, VA | INFORMATION
August 20th | Eye Run 10k – Event #6 of the 2016 RunAbout Race Series. Blacksburg, VA | Registration Coming
August 23rd – October 18th | Fall Healthy Kids Runs presented by CHOICE Physical Therapy & Wellness – Designed to help children learn about having fun while staying fit, this free program welcomes kids ages 5-12 every Tuesday night. Typical evenings include proper warmup, an age-appropriate track or cross country workout, proper cooldown and stretching, and a LOT of fun. Tuesdays from 6:00-7:15pm, FREE youth program at the new Blacksburg High School track. Blacksburg, VA
October 8th | Brave Heart 5k at Radford University Homecoming – Event #7 of the 2016 RunAbout Race Series. Radford, VA
October 9th | HOKIE HALF MARATHON – Join us for the 4th Annual Hokie Half Marathon & 5k! Event #8 of the 2016 RunAbout Race Series. Blacksburg, VA | RACE INFO | ONLINE REGISTRATION | REGISTRATION FORM
October 29th | Brush Mountain Breakdown – Event #9 of the 2016 RunAbout Race Series. 12 mile, 7 mile, and 5k options. Blacksburg, VA | REGISTRATION FORM
December 24th | Frosty 5k – Event #10 of the 2016 RunAbout Race Series. Blacksburg, VA | REGISTRATION FORM
**Brave Heart 5k date TBA