2015 Arlington County Fair 5K Run/Walk
Saturday, August 8, 2015
The Arlington County Fair is excited to once again offer a 5k Run/Walk event as part of the Fair festivities on Saturday August 8, starting at 8:00 am. This event is open to all; individuals & families, dedicated runners and those interested in community involvement.
All participants will receive a goodie bag with gift, refreshments before and after the race, and opportunity to participate in a cool down event at the fairgrounds. Awards will be given to the Top 3 Overall male and female finishers and top 3 youth (ages 14 & under regardless of gender).
Packet pickup will be held at the Fair, 3501 2nd St. South, Arlington, VA 22204 on Friday, August 7 from 1:00-9:00 pm and again the at the starting line from 6:45-7:50 am.
Race time starts at 8:00 a.m.
Kids (12 and under): $10
Race Route (Course shown may not be exact.)
The race starts and finishes at Thomas Jefferson Community Center. Participants will loop around the fairgrounds, proceed from down South Highland street toward the Arlington Career Center then come back to the fairgrounds for a final loop before finishing in the parking lot near the middle school entrance.
Note to runners: Runners understand that running or walking in a road race is a potentially dangerous activity. Runners should not enter and run/walk unless medically able and properly trained. Runners agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to his/her ability to safely complete the run. Runners assume all risks associated with running or walking in this even including, but not limited to contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, include high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by the runner.
Thank you to our sponsors!