*UPDATE* This race has been cancelled; no race day registration is available.
64th and Atlantic, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
The culminating event in our series through the woods where the first Europeans in North America landed and where pirates have reportedly buried treasure. You will traverse the well worn, packed-earth trails of the Cape Henry. We will round out the day with picnic food and series awards.
Race Day Timeline:
7:45 am to 845 am - Runners to arrive, race day packet pick up
8:50 am to 9:00 am - Prerace announcements and National Anthem
9:00 am - 10 k Race begins
9:45 am - First Finisher Expected
10:00 am to 12:00 pm - Afterparty
10:30 time limit is up; course closes, last finisher expected;
11:30 am Finishers awards, series awards, and post race announcements
The race begins just in front of the Narrows. Use the 64th Street entrance to the park. Parking will be $5 CASH unless you have a parking pass from the state park. Park in the large parking lot near the boat ramps. Please come prepared to pay for your parking; you will not be able to get into the park otherwise. There are restrooms located at the start/finish line and one water stop at approximately mile 2.8.
*There are two courses for this event. Both have been professionally measure to ensure that they are at least 6.2 miles. The course that includes the Osprey Trail (which is both challenging and scenic) is plagued by erosion. Consequently there is a back up course with uses the Cape Henry Trail; it is beginner friendly while offering a chance for the experienced trail runner to really test their speed. The final determination as to which course will be used will be made in August.
Event Date: Saturday September 16, 2017
Start Time: 9:00am EDT
End Time: 12:30pm EDT
Online Registration is Closed
Online Registration has Ended.