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GA5K


Sat September 23 2017
Location: Glen Allen, VA US 23060 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Events
Event Time Price Details
GA5K
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
N/A
Place
Crump Park/Meadow Farm
3400 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA US 23060
Description

This will be a 5 kilometer race held in conjunction with the Glen Allen Day festivities on Saturday September 23, 2017.  The race will start at 8:00 AM in Crump Park/Meadow Farm in Glen Allen, VA.  Proceeds from the race will support Glen Allen High School clubs, athletic teams and student scholarships.

RACE FEE:  $15 advance, $10 of which you designate to a GAHS club, team, organization of your choice.  List of 50+ groups provided during online registration process.  $25 race day, all directed to a scholarship for a GAHS senior. 

PACKET PICK-UP:  Race packets MUST be picked up at Glen Allen H.S. Thursday 9/21/17 or Friday 9/22/17 from 4:00-7:00 p.m.  Use the main office entry and proceed to the community room.  GAHS students will be able to pick up packets during their lunches on Friday 9/22/17.  There will be NO packet pick-up on race day! 

IMPORTANT:  Packets contain your race bib for timing purposes and your parking pass for parking purposes.  Race held rain or shine.  No refunds will be given as this is a school fundraiser. 

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Race Course
GA5K Race Course - Historic Glen Allen

START - Meadow Farm; paved road at the fork towards the athletic fields / Exit park / Left on Mountain RD towards RR tracks / U-Turn at the Glen Allen Service Center / West on Mountain Road towards park / Right into Sheppards Way / Right onto Thornberry / Left onto Brookley / Back entrance into the Park alongside the lower football/lacrosse field / Right over bridge towards RF&P stadium / U-Turn at stadium entrance / Right out of baseball lot / Up the hill between the football and softball fields / FINISH – just before the intersection of RF&P road and main park road (back where you started)

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Race Parking

Click below to print a parking pass for use the day of the event.  The pass will help facilitate parking for the GA5K.

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Race Packet Pickup

PACKET PICK-UP:  Race packets MUST be picked up at Glen Allen H.S. Thursday 9/21/17 or Friday 9/22/17 from 4:00-7:00 p.m.  Use the main office entry and proceed to the community room.  GAHS students will be able to pick up packets during their lunches on Friday 9/22/17 and immediately after school on Thursday 9/21/17 (a 1/2 day) and on Friday 9/22/17.  There will be NO packet pick-up on race day! 

IMPORTANT:  Packets contain your race bib for timing purposes and your parking pass for parking purposes.

Race Sponsors

Our ability to offer the GA5K as a fundraiser for our GAHS clubs/teams/organizations is made possible by the generous support of our sponsors.  Please see below for a list of GA5K sponsors and check out our sponsor PDF.  Please extend your business support to these sponsors and thank them for supporting GAHS and the GA5K.  Thank you!

Publix / Excel Truck Group / John Vandergriff--RS&H  /  JJ's Grille  /  Franco's Italian Restaurant  /  Mark Puccinelli--Financial Accounting Services, Ltd.  /  A1 Asphalt Paving & Sealing  /  SEAL Team Physical Training of Glen Allen  /  Jaguar Athletic Association (JAA)

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GA5K - Glen Allen Day Details
GA5K – It’s More Than Just a Road Race.  It’s Part of Glen Allen Day, too!  

The Glen Allen Ruritan Club in association with Henrico Recreation and Parks will host Glen Allen Day on September 23, 2017. One of Henrico County's largest outdoor festivals, Glen Allen Day, held at Crump Park in Glen Allen, includes two stages of local live music, crafts, great food, over 100 exhibitors, and activities for all ages.

Again this year and in association with Glen Allen High School, Glen Allen Day kicks off at 8 AM with the GA5K, a 5K fun run for participants of all ages. Race spectators and participants should stay for the traditional Glen Allen Day Parade that begins at 9:30 and traverses Mountain Road to the festival at Crump Park.  The festival will begin after the parade and will last until 4:00.   Concessions will be available for purchase at Crump Park.

For Glen Allen Day details, including exhibitor and participant applications, please visit www.glenallenday.org or call the Glen Allen Ruritan hotline 804-257-9605.

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