Great Train Race, George Dashington, Caboose Run
Trains, Planes & Automobiles Kids Race Series

Runners, 2019 is your year to stay moving. Join the Ron Rosner Family YMCA, the Great Train Race and Fredericksburg Area Running Club for the 2nd year of this Kids Race Series here in Fredericksburg VA.

Three races are in the series

- May 5 Great Train Race

- June 8 Cleared for Takeoff

- July 7 Runners: Start your Engines

Go to the Series Page to register for all three races. You will receive a discounted entry fee on that page. Runners finishing all three mile races will get a special Series Medal and are eligible for Series Awards.

There is an option for children 12 and under to run 1/2 miles at each event.

There is even a option for children 5 and under to run 1/4 miles at each event.


Sunday May 5, 2019

First Heat of Mile - 7:30am

First Heat of Half-Mile - 11am

First Wave of 1/4 Mile Caboose Run - 11:30am


City Dock, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

For Ages

Mile - 18 and under

Half Mile - 12 and under

1/4 Mile - 5 and under

Result Timing

Chip Timing using Reusuable Chronotrack Chips provided by Race Timing Unlimited. Only Gun times will be recorded. All awards are based on Gun Time.


From I-95, exit 130 – take Route 3 East, use Rt 3 Business (William St), right on Princess Anne, park at VRE Lots or parking garage on Wolfe and Sophia


Early Registration closes at 11:59pm on Tuesday April 23, 2019. After that time, registrations will only be accepted at packet pickup.

Packet Pickup & Late Registration

Packet Pickup - May 2 & 3, 2019 from 10am to 7pm - Dick's Spotsylvania Towne Center

Packet Pickup - May 4, 2019 from 10am to 5pm - Dick's Spotsylvania Towne Center

No Race Day Pickup

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