Boys Home Announces
Second Annual 5K and Kids Fun Run!
When: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Where: Intervale Trailhead, Jackson River Scenic Trail in Covington, VA
Wear your favorite Halloween costume and join the fun! Boys Home of Virginia is hosting the Howl-O-ween Hustle 5K and Kids Fun Run! This outdoor event is focused on bringing runners, families, and pets together for some fall-themed fun! Attendees can participate in a 5K walk/run, a 1K fun run, costume contests, face painting, games, and more. Come enjoy the beautiful fall scenery of the Alleghany Highlands!
Race Day Schedule:
- Packet pickup and race-day registration: 8:00 a.m.
- Fun Run: 9:30 a.m.
- 5K: 10:00 a.m.
- Awards: 11:00 a.m.
This event will be chip timed, USATF sanctioned and certified. Top 3 finishers in each catergory will receive a collectible pint glass! (Top 3 male and female overall, top 3 male and female by age groups [14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74 and 75+])
All children (14 and under) participating in the Kids Fun Run will receive a participation medal. All registrants receive a race T-shirt.
Registration fees are $30/individual or $50/family. Pet charge is $5/pet; pets will receive a race bandana.
Can't make this event? Join us from a distance with our Virtual 5K option! You can run, jog, or walk on roads or trails, or even go the distance on a treadmill. You get to run your race at your own pace! Once you register, your shirt will be ready for pick-up or shipping.
Click below to register today!