River City 5K

Sat October 16, 2021 Danville, VA 24541 US Directions
Come out to enjoy a great course on the Danville Riverwalk!

River City 5K Run

8:30AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT

River City 5K Walk

8:30AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.danvillerunner.org.

215 Main St.
Danville, VA US 24541
Race Contact Info

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37th Annual River City 5K Run/Walk. Flat and fast, combination of street & paved park trail. Special pricing for 19 and under ($10).  This years race begins at 215 Main St., Danville, VA 24541. This is an out and back course starting and finishing on MLK Bridge. The flat course will run along the beautiful Riverwalk Trail by the Dan River.  THIS IS A CHIP TIMED RACE. ALL AWARDS WILL BE GIVEN BASED ON GUN TIMES. Timing will be conducted by Blue Ridge Timing, Lynchburg, Virginia. September 27 to guarantee your shirt size. Some additional shirts will ordered.

This year we will also be hosting the Danville Half Marathon, Presented by URW Community Federal Credit Union on the same day as the River City 5k. For further information or to register click on the event logo below. 

Blue Ridge Timing will offer efficient timing along with instant SMS text message results for those that select this option. This way both you and family members will be notified of results as soon as they are available. You may also request your results be sent to an e-mail.


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