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Event Details

First Day 5K

Time: January 1, 2012 from 11am to 1pm
Location: ACAC Fitness & Wellness Center
Street: 11621 Robious Road
City/Town: Midlothian, VA
Event Type: 5k, grand prix, club race
Organized By: Richmond Road Runners
Latest Activity: Jun 1, 2012

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Event Description

Start the year with RRRC and ACAC at the second annual First Day 5K. This is a RRRC Grand Prix Race.

The race will be hosted by ACAC Fitness and Wellness Center 11621 Robious Road in Midlothian (located just past the intersection with Huguenot Road). ACAC will open its facility to all runners before and after the race, allowing you to have an inside location before and after the race. ACAC will be open to all who register as guest if you would like to stay after the race to enjoy and explore this remarkable facility.

Race Charity
The designated charity for the 5K is the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. For the 1K Kids Run, contributions can be made to Ber's Bowl. Donate when registering or at packet pickup.

Starting Times
5K Run/Walk - 11 a.m.
1K Kids Run - 11:45 a.m.

The race features a fast and flat 5K course running through the Roxshire neighborhood. There will be one water stop near the 2K mark. 

Online registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on December 29. Packet pick-up will be at the Road Runner Store in Carytown on December 31 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and at ACAC on race day from 9:30 - 10:45 a.m.

View participants already registered or verify your registration.

Walk-up registrations will be accepted during packet pickup, as well as on race day from 9:30 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. Registration will close at 400 runners.

Entry Fee
5K Run or Walk - before December 16
$10.00 for members
$15.00 for non-members

5K Run or Walk - after December 16
$15.00 for members
$20.00 for non-members

5K on-site registration is $20.00.

Kids 1K
(Kids 6 to 12 Years)

The race is free, but you must register either online or at packet pick-up.

Post-Race Refreshments
There will be light food, water and sports drink available after the race inside ACAC.

Awards - sponsored by Road Runner Running Store

  • Top 3 Male and Female
  • Top 3 Per Age Group
  • Runner with 20:12 time
  • Fastest Male in a Tuxedo
  • Fastest Female in an Evening Gown
  • Fastest registered couple in a tux and evening gown

Unique logo wear for the first 350 registrants.

2011 Tux/Gown Winners

Race Directors
Contact Bill Kelly at with questions.


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