Join us for the 2021 RunAbout Mileage Challenge!
The annual RunAbout Mileage Challenge is back! Run and/or walk 1,000 miles OR 2,021 miles this year and earn our Mileage Challenge Shirt. Total daily steps do not count for this challenge. This is a free program and no need to sign up. You can report your mileage daily, weekly, or at the end of each month at our website using the link below. You got this!
Upcoming Events and Races
Wednesdays, 2021 | Fun Run Pub Runs - RunAbout Sports Pub Runs will take place every Wednesday all year at 6pm. Earn the 100 Mile shirt and fame with your picture on our wall when you accumulate 100 miles. 200 miles earns the 200 mile glass! Once in awhile, we also have Wednesday Hills where you earn 50 cents in store credit for every hill you do up to $5 per week, as well as periodic scavenger hunts for prizes. There is no cost so come join the fun! Blacksburg, VA
May 22, 2021 | Blacksburg Classic 10-Miler and 5K - Join us for the first race of the 2021 RunAbout Race Series at the 36th year of the Blacksburg Classic! The 10-miler and 5K races begin at 9am at the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center in Blacksburg. A free one-mile fun run will also take place at 8:30am…fun for the whole family! PLEASE NOTE: To maximize safety, we will limit participation to 200 10-miler runners, and 200 5K runners. Sign up early to secure your spot! Blacksburg, VA | Online Registration
June 18, 2021 | Downtown Sundown 5k - Race #2 of the 2021 RunAbout Race Series. Blacksburg, VA
August 6, 2021 | Draper Mile - Race #3 of the 2021 RunAbout Race Series. Blacksburg, VA
October 30, 2021 | Brush Mountain Breakdown - Race #5 of the 2021 RunAbout Race Series. Blacksburg, VA
December 24, 2021 | Frosty 5k - Race #6 of the 2021 RunAbout Race Series. Blacksburg, VA
COVID-19 UPDATE | We Are OPEN!
Like many of you, COVID-19 is impacting our normal way of life. As we strongly encourage EVERYONE in our community to take preventative measures and guidance seriously, and practice social distancing in all that you do, we remain ready to help each of you stay active during this difficult time...just in virtual ways!
The store is now OPEN Monday through Friday 11am to 7pm, Saturday 10am to 7pm, and Sunday 12 to 5pm. We are EXCITED to be open! We appreciate all of your support, it means more than you will ever know. THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! A few things:
1) If you have been sick in the last 14 days please do not enter the store. We offer free home delivery to your door.
2) For the safety of our customers and staff, face masks will be required to enter the store. If you forgot or don’t have one, we will provide one for you (they are taped to the door, so grab one prior to entering).
3) Our seating areas have been split into three separate parts of the store to maintain social distancing.
4) Please do your best to stay 6 feet apart from others.
5) Hand sanitizer bottles are all over the store, please use them especially upon entering and leaving.
6) If you are not comfortable coming into the store we can help you outside, by phone, or you can fill out our online form. All home deliveries and mail deliveries are free
ONLINE ORDERING: Visit our shopping tab here or call the store between 11am and 6pm Monday through Saturday and 12 to 4pm on Sunday. We are offering free in-store or curbside pick up for any orders, and free shipping on online orders over $75. For curbside service, call the store when you arrive and one of the store employees will bring your order out to you! If you have any issues, call us back.
We would like to THANK all of our doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals, our grocery store workers and gas station employees, and our police and firefighters for all they do for our community. Please take care of one another, especially our elderly, and let’s do our best to get through this.
Thank you all for your support. THANK YOU!