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Four on the 4th 4-Miler

Tue July 4 2017
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Location: Roanoke, VA US 24011 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Event Time Price Details
Four on the 4th 4-Miler
8:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
Price increases July 2, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
Four on the 4th Kids Fun Run
9:00AM EDT - 9:30AM EDT
Registration ends July 4, 2017 at 9:00am EDT

Four on the 4th 4-Miler & Kids Fun Run on Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Four on the 4th presented by Fleet Feet Sports Roanoke is a 4-Mile Run and Walk in Roanoke, Virginia that takes place on July 4th at 8am and benefits the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Virginia.  The race starts and finishes near the Wells Fargo Plaza in Downtown Roanoke.  

The Four on the 4th Kids Fun Run is a FREE event for kids will start at 9am following the 4-Miler.  Details coming soon, but expect an out-n-back half mile route!



Through March 31: $25; registration is available online only.

April 1 through July 2: $30; registration is available online only.

Monday, July 3: $35; register at Fleet Feet Sports Roanoke from 10am to 7pm

Race Day (Tuesday, July 4): $35; register on-site at the Wells Fargo Plaza from 6:30am to 7:30am

There are no refunds for the 2017 Four on the 4th.  This includes refunds for a cancellation due to weather.  Please note that the Kids Fun Run is FREE!  Dogs and pets are  not permitted in the event.



Packet pick-up and registration will be held at Fleet Feet Sports Roanoke on Monday, July 3 from 10am to 7pm.  Fleet Feet Sports Roanoke is located at:

4347 Franklin Road
Roanoke, VA 24018

Race Day packet pick-up and registration will be from 6:30am to 7:30am at the Wells Fargo Plaza near the start/finish.

All registered participants will receive a Four on the 4th Beach Towel.



New this year is the 4-Person TEAM Competition!  Participants can sign-up/create 4-person teams.  The fastest combined time for the 4 team members will be crowned champions.  Categories include:

All-Female Team
All-Male Team
Co-Ed Team which must be made up of 2 males & 2 females

There will be one winner per category.  Team uniforms/outfits are strongly encouraged! 

Teams must be registered by July 2!  



The 4-mile race will be a "lollipop" loop, starting and finishing in the same place.  The route will take participants down Salem Avenue/Norfolk, over 5th Street Bridge, onto Shenendoah, and then participants will make their way up Jefferson to Patton and onto Gainsboro for a loop around Lick Run Greenway before coming back to Jefferson and back in.  The route will start and finish on Norfolk Avenue near the intersection of Market Street and Norfolk. 

Click here for the route. *Please note that this route is subject to change!  Check back closer to race day to confirm!



The Four on the 4th will start at 8am, with race day registration and packet pick-up from 6:30am to 7:30am at the Wells Fargo Plaza Downtown.

Race start is 8am sharp.

Race day timing will be done by Mountain Junkies, LLC.



Awards will be given to the Top 3 Males and Top 3 Females, First Male Master and First Female Master (40 and up), First Male Grand Master and First Female Grand Master (50 and up), and age group awards for top three males and females 1-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and up.

Additionally, awards will be given to the winning teams for the 4-Person Team Competition including All-Female, All-Male and Co-Ed Teams.



This FREE event is a great way to get your child out running and walking!  The Four on the 4th Kids Fun Run will start at 9am and be approximately a half mile (out and back).  Details coming soon!

All kids will receive a race bib (with the number 1), along with a finishing Kids Fun Run medal!  



This race would not be possible without the help of volunteers! Click here to sign up to volunteer as a course marshall, general volunteer or water stop volunteer!


10 South Jefferson Street
Roanoke, VA US 24011
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Additional race information can be found at http://www.fouronthe4th.com.


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