Elizabeth River Run 10K & Mile Races

Sat May 23, 2020 Portsmouth, VA US 23704 Directions

Elizabeth River Run 10K Run

$30 7:30AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT Price increases after April 11, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

Elizabeth River Run Mile

$15 9:00AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT Price increases after April 11, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

Elizabeth River Run 10K Racewalk

$30 7:30AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT Price increases after April 11, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

Elizabeth River Combo - 10K & Mile

$40 7:30AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT Price increases after April 11, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

Elizabeth River Toddler 200 Meter Dash

$0 9:20AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT Registration ends May 20, 2020 at 8:00am EDT


This is a 10K  on a USATF Certified course. Flat & fast with spectacular views of the Elizabeth River. Enjoy the sights and sounds of the riverfront while running through picturesque Olde Towne Portsmouth and along the Sea wall, New Course start and finish for both the 10k and mile Directly Behind the Portsmouth Pavilion on wavy street.


New This Year:

Tidewater Striders will be partnering with the Virginia Beach Fallen Heroes to Raise Money for the Families of our Local Fallen Heroes, We will be Donating a portion of proceeds from this year's race to the Families of the Fallen. Join us this Memorial day Weekend and help give back to those who sacrificed  everything for Our Freedom.



$30-$45 for 10k and $15-$25 for mile (price dependent on date of registration). Strider club members receive a $5.00 discount up until the close of online registration. Golden Runners are also discounted until the close of online registration


New this Year:

Elite Registration

If you qualify with the times below you can receive a Comp Registration. Please contact our Race Director at Orangerunning@yahoo.com, Your time must be from a 1oK race completed between Jan 1 2019 and your registration date for this race.

Open Male sub 31min   Open Female Sub 37min

Male Masters sub 37min     Female Masters Sub 42min



10k - top 3 overall female and male finishers in the following categories: Overall, Masters, 19&under, 5-year age groups 20-74 and 75+. Top 5 male & female walkers. Youth age group awards for the one mile as well.


New this year:

Prize money will be awarded in top 3 male and female and overall male and female masters winners.

1st place Male &Female Overall $500

2nd place Male &Female Overall $250

3rd place Male &Female Overall $125

1st place Male & Female Masters $125


Team competition:

All clubs and groups welcome. Will be based on age graded results, Award for 1st place team. You can Register your team and sign up for team when Registering for the race on run signup.


New This Year: 

Free Toddler dash for kids 5 &under.



Quality race shirts and finishers medals, New Post Race Party Location Behind the Pavilion on Wavy Street with music food beverages and local craft Beer

MORE INFORMATION http://tidewaterstriders.com/races or orangerunning@yahoo.com 757-735-3685



If you would like to be a sponsor of this Year’s Race please contact Orangerunning@yahoo.com for sponsorship Opportunities.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://elizrivrun.tidewaterstriders.com/.

300 Wavy Street
Back of Portsmouth Pavilion
Portsmouth, VA US 23704
Packet Pick up / Late registration

Packet Pick up will be at Running ETC Hilltop Virginia Beach on Friday 5/22/20 from 3 pm - 7 pm and also Race Day starting at 6 am.

You may also register for the race in person at Friday Packet Pick up or from 6 am - 8:15 am Race Day on site.


Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at

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