Freedom Firecracker Virtual Race

Wed June 10 - Sun July 5 Gainesville, VA 20155 US
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Gainesville, VA US 20155

June 10 – July 5, 2020
Registration Fees: 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon – $28 | 1 Mile – $12

Based on CDC guidelines and our local government recommendations, we’re converting the Freedom Firecracker 5K & 1 Mile race into a virtual race with races distances of 1 Mile, 5K, 10K, and the half marathon. This decision was made to protect participants, volunteers, and our overall community.
Fun Run Racing is partnering with Hero’s Bridge to bring you the Freedom Firecracker Virtual Race. Hero’s Bridge is dedicated to serving elderly veterans, age 65 and older, through six distinct programs which offer practical and essential services. These services are available at no expense to veterans and their families. When you register for the race, a portion of the proceeds will go to Hero’s Bridge. 
In addition to a portion of the race proceeds going to Hero’s Bridge, you will receive the following:
  • A downloadable digital coupon for 50% off RunVa merchandise from
  • A downloadable custom race bib
  • A beautiful commemorative Freedom Firecracker medal (mailed to you the week of July 6, 2020)
  • Gift card to The Running Store for $10 off purchase (for 5K, 10K, and half marathon participants; does not apply to 1-mile participants)
  • A downloadable custom finisher’s certificate


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Refer your friends and race for free!

Remind friends to sign up!!! 

When you register you will receive a unique URL link, so if your friends sign up using this link you are eligible to receive: 
1 Referral= $5 back to your credit card
3 Referrals= $10 more back to your credit card
5 Referrals= $10 more back to your credit card ($25 total for 5 referrals)

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