Ukrop's Monument Avenue 10k presented by Kroger

April 23, 2022



It's Back!

2022 10k Challenge

$58 Price increases after January 4, 2022 at 12:05am EST

2022 Ukrop's Monument Avenue 10k

$40 Price increases after January 4, 2022 at 12:05am EST

2022 10k Mini for kids 4-12

$15 Price increases after January 4, 2022 at 12:05am EST
Virtual

2022 Virtual Ukrop's Monument Avenue 10k

$40 Price increases after January 4, 2022 at 12:05am EST
Virtual

2022 Virtual 10k Mini for kids 4-12

$15 Price increases after January 4, 2022 at 12:05am EST

Ukrop's Monument Avenue 10k presented by Kroger

The Ukrop's Monument Avenue 10k presented by Kroger is BACK and better than ever! Year after year people from around the Richmond region and beyond gather to share in the journey of crossing the 10k finish line. This year, race day will be even sweeter because we’re heading back to Monument Avenue! The 10k is always better when we can all be together, and this year we know so many of you have very personal reasons you’re excited to back! Whether it’s reuniting with your YMCA 10k Training Team, running the whole thing in costume, or walking with your family, we’re excited for you to shine. One thing we know is that the enthusiasm for the is unmatched! We’re so excited to see everyone and celebrate our amazing community!

10k Challenge

The Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k presented by Kroger is so nice you’ll want to do it twice…& now you can! Commit to the 10k Challenge & run or walk your first leg virtually from April 16 to April 23, before celebrating all together on event day, Saturday, April 23. Not only will you conquer a combined 12.4 miles, but you’ll receive a special 10k Challenge medal & a unique finisher item! Two medals in one week?!?

10k Mini

Race day isn't just for you...it's for your kids too! This one-mile run for kids 4-12 is sure to be the best intro to how fun running can be. Add some mascots, a shirt, & finisher medal & you've got the perfect Saturday! Make the #ukrops10k a family affair!

10k Challenge 10k Mini

YMCA 10k Training Team

Whether you are excited to jumpstart your fitness journey or you are ready to up your game by adding some more intense workouts into your training schedule, the YMCA 10k Training Team is for you! You will train with motivational coaches & teammates every Saturday morning at one of several locations throughout the Richmond Region. Our team of amazing coaches will be with you every step of the way to the Ukrop's Monument Avenue 10k presented by Kroger finish line on April 23. Camaraderie, accountability, fun & so much more awaits!

YMCA 10k Training Team

Health & Fitness Expo/Packet Pick Up

Richmond Raceway: 600 E Laburnum Ave, Richmond, Virginia 23222. Enter through Gate 7. Parking is Free

Thursday, April 21: 4-8 PM & Friday, April 22: 11 AM - 8 PM

Saturday, April 23

6:30 AM - 1:30 AM: Race Day Shuttle Service (advance ticket required)

7-10 AM: Dress Up & Run Contest check-in near 10k Start Line

7:30 AM - 1 PM: Bag Check Franklin near Laurel

7:30 AM - 1:30 PM: Bike valet service Franklin near Pine

8 AM: 10k Mini starts on Park near Harrison

8:30 AM: Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k start on Broad near Harrison

9 AM - 1 PM: Sheehy Post Race Festival

Packet Pick Up Schedule

Virtual: April 16-23

Don’t let anything stand in the way of you being a part of one of the nation’s most popular events. Can't join in person, you can still be part of the 10k (& add to your Six Point Two Crew status!). Run or walk 6.2 miles on your own, submit your results, & earn swag!

How it works:

  • You have from April 16-23 to complete your 6.2 miles
  • Track use miles using a GPS device/watch, tracking app, or treadmill.
  • Submit your results to be added to our virtual leaderboard
  • Participant & finisher items will be mailed

Celebrate your Race:

  • Share your virtual race on social media using #ukrops10k. You might not be there in person, but you can still be part of the race weekend. **not required
Virtual 10k

Sports Backers' mission is to inspire all to live an active lifestyle, even in the face of a pandemic. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, donations are vital to our mission of inspiring active living in all corners of our community. Allowing us to advocate for safe & accessible bike & pedestrian infrastructure, offer free fitness classes, support school run clubs, & develop new participatory events for everyone.

Now, more than ever, our community needs to be physically active. Due to COVID-19, in Spring 2020 we had to stop all in-person events & cancel all in-person programming. Since then, we have reimaged our events & programs bringing virtual & social distancing options. As restrictions begin to lift, we are excited to begin offering in-person events & programming.

Sports Backers Website

Take action in the fight against cancer & help raise crucial funds for VCU Massey Cancer Center's life-saving mission! HOW TO MAKE YOUR MILES MATTER on June 3-6:

  1. Register at https://www.teammassey.org/masseychallenge21 
  2. Customize your fundraising page with photos & personal message & share with your network via email & social media
  3. Invite your friends, family, & coworkers to join you
  4. With $100 raised or donated, you receive the 2021 commemorative Team Massey technical shirt to wear on race day!

With your help, we will be one step closer to curing cancer.

Donate to Massey Massey Challenge

Kids Run RVA, an initiative of Sports Backers, motivates thousands of young people across our region to run & be active. We are committed to improving the health of our children by encouraging routine physical activity, critical to long-term growth & well-being. We provide free training opportunities for kids of all ages, abilities, & backgrounds & funding to support school-based clubs & events. For schools in low income communities, we can cover the cost of shoes, transportation, & entries to overcome barriers so ALL kids can participate. During COVID, we have offered online fitness classes & videos & hosted virtual fitness challenges. 

Donations are critical to our success. Each time a child laces up their shoes, you will be giving them a path to good health & fitness! 

Donate to Kids Run RVA Kids Run RVA Website

Cancellation Policy

Entry fees are non-refundable, even in the case of a race cancellation, postponement, event format changes, &/or if you are unable to participate. BIB numbers & entries cannot be transferred to another person. No exceptions. This means once we have received your entry, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate, & you may not give or sell your number or timing chip to anyone else. Anyone found participating with another person’s number will be disqualified & both people will be barred from future Sports Backers events, including the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k & Richmond Marathon.

Deferrals

You may defer your registration from the 2022 Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k to the 2023 event. Deferred registrations may not be transferred to another person. Refunds will not be issued under any circumstances. The deferral fee is $15 & the deadline is March 31, NO EXCEPTIONS. Deferrals may be used only for the 2023 event and you may only defer once.

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