Saturday February 24, 2018 - 8 AM
Race Limit and Parking
Race is limited to 225. Parking is at the Rt 605 Trailhead. Please Carpool and arrive early. Lot opens at 6:30am.
Rt 605 Trailhead on Dahlgren Rail Heritage Trail, King George, VA - 10431 Bloomsbury Rd - King George VA 22485
All ages. Runners under 15 years old are not encouraged to run
Course & Aid
Out and back on Dahlgren Rail Heritage Trail from mile post 0 to just past mile post 6.5. Course is flat, wide and straight. No rocks or roots. Well maybe a few. Surface is crushed stone, pine needles, grass or small gravel.
Water at 1.5, 4.0, 6.55, 9.1 and 11.6 miles
Gatorade at 4.0, 6.55, 9.1 and 11.6 miles
Until Dec 31, 2017 - $48 (No T-shirt? $43)
Jan 1 to Jan 31, 2018 - $55 (No T-shirt? $50)
After January 31, 2018 - $60 (No T-shirt? $55)
Finisher's Medal. Tech shirts to all registering by January 31, 2018. Don't want a shirt or when we run out? Entry fee will be reduced by $5.
Early Registration closes at 8am on Thursday February 22, 2018. After that time, registrations will only be accepted at packet pickup.
Packet Pickup & Late Registration
Packet Pickup - Friday Feb 23, 2018 (noon to 5pm) - River Rock Outfitter on Sophia Street
Race Day Pickup - Saturday Feb 24, 2018 (starting at 7am) - Rt 605 Trailhead
Because of trail restrictions near the start, start waves of about 20 runners each will be used based on gender and age. To win an overall cash award, you must start in the elite wave. To win an age group award, you must start in the appropriate wave. Waves will start 2 minutes apart. Waves (subject to change)
1 - Elite Men & Women
2 - Men under 40
3 - Men 40 to 49
4 - Women under 40
5 - Men 50 to 59
6 - Women 40 to 49
7 - Men over 59
8 - Women over 49
Awards & Categories
Overall - Top 5 Men and Women - Cash $100, 75, 50, 25, 25
Age Groups - 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over - Top 3 Men and Women in each age group - River Rock Outfitters Gift Certificates
Manual timing provided by Race Timing Unlimited. Gun times will be recorded. All awards are based on Gun Time.
Directions to Feb 23, 2018 Packet Pickup
from I-95, exit 130A - going east – take left onto William Street. In town, last street before the Chatham Bridge is Sophia, turn right. River Rock Outfitters will be on your left.
Directions to Start/Finish
from Fredericksburg 9 miles east on Rt 3. Turn left on Bloomsbury Rd (Rt 605). Trailhead is 1.5 miles on the right. Parking at the trailhead is limited, please carpool and arrive early. Lot opens at 6:30am.