RRRC Stratford Hills 10K

In-person race Saturday, May 29th - Virtual Race May 28th-31st Richmond, VA 23225 US Directions
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Description

This is the 42nd year for Richmond Road Runners Club's Stratford Hills 10K, and, this year, there will be a in-person and virtual race option.

  • The in-person race will take place on Saturday, May 29th at 8:00am.
  • The virtual race will take place any place and time you would like to run during May 28th-May 31st. Once complete, report your time under Results.

There is no giveaway or swag. Stratford Hills 10K is a low-frills race. 

Please review our COVID-19 Procedures & Precautions. 

Registration Fees & Rules

Runners must be 5 years old or older to participate in this 10K road race.

Race Fees: Online registration fee is $15 plus processing fee for RRRC members and $20 plus processing fee for non-members. The fee on race day is $25 plus processing fee for everyone. Payment by credit or debit card only on race day.

Youth Pricing: For all runners 5-12 years of age, the price is $5 plus processing fee. 

Any discounts or coupon codes will be applied at check out.

Refund Policy: Registrants for the in-person Stratford Hills 10K may transfer to the virtual Stratford Hills 10K at no-cost through Friday, May 28, 2021. To request a transfer to the virtual race, log into your RunSignup account, find Stratford Hills 10K under your Upcoming Races, and click "Manage Registration." 

Registrations cannot be deferred to a later race. Bib numbers are not transferrable. In the event of postponements or cancellation due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances, there will be no refunds.

The race is limited to the first 300 participants. Registration will be closed when capacity is reached. 

Course & Course Rules

The 10K (6.2 miles) course is an out and back course. It starts on the road beside the shopping center and descends a fast 1 mile to a flat scenic run along the James River for about 2.1 miles to the turn around point. The return course is a reverse of the outgoing, including back up that same starting hill.

The course has 4 touchless water stops at approximately miles 1, 2, 4 and 5. Water and other refreshments are available after the race.

This is a road race conducted under the rules of USATF and RRCA. In consideration of the safety of all participants, the following are not allowed on the course during the race: baby joggers, baby strollers, animals on or off leash, skateboards, inline or roller skates, or bicycles. The use of personal music devices is strongly discouraged at this race. To enjoy all that our race has to offer and for the safety of all participants, RRRC encourages a headphone-free environment during the running of the Stratford Hills 10K.

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU NEED TO BE ALERT FOR TRAFFIC. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR SAFETY. BE ALERT, WATCH FOR TRAFFIC & PAY ATTENTION TO YOUR FELLOW RUNNERS, COURSE MARSHALS, AND POLICE. 

The race will be timed by the Richmond Road Runners Club. Results will be posted on online on the RRRC website and on this race page (see Results tab).

Awards & Prizes

The top male and female Open, Master, and Grand Master in-person finishers receive awards. Random prizes also will be presented to in-person and virtual runners who submit their time after the race.

For virtual runners, there is a photo contest! Share with us #whereyou10k and tag Richmond Roads Runner Club on Instagram and Facebook to be entered to a prize drawing. 

Course records: Male Overall - James Coleman 31:11 (1988); Female Overall - Lynn MacDougall 35:25 (1994); Male Masters - Thom Suddeth 32:43 (1990); Female Masters - Cecil Astrop - 39:28 (1995).

Grand Prix Participants 2021

The Stratford Hills 10K is a RRRC Grand Prix race for 2021. 

If you complete the Stratford Hills 10K in-person or virtually, you will receive 1 race participation point. In-person runners are also eligible for overall and age-group placement points.

Contact grandprix@rrrc.org if you have questions.

Packet Pick-up

Race bibs will be available only on race day starting at 7:00 AM. Arrive in time to pick up your race bib before the 8:00 AM race start.

There is no giveaway (no race shirt) for this race.

Race Director

Nikkia Young, Race Director,  stratford10K@rrrc.org 

Mike Levins, Race Director Emeritus

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