Supporting running in the metro Richmond area
The Race: This race is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Peter Still. Peter was a scholar, gentleman, runner, and a friend to many. The proceeds of this race benefit the Richmond Road Runners Club Scholarship Fund. Each year the club awards two $2000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors. The scholarship is awarded to individuals who have and will represent the beneficial aspects of running as a healthy lifestyle.
The Course: The race starts and ends at Pony Pasture Park parking lot located on the south bank two miles downstream from the Huguenot Bridge on Riverside Drive. The course is an out and back on Riverside Drive along the James River. The course is flat and fast. It promises to be one of the most scenic races in Richmond.
Registration: The registration fee is $15. RRRC members will receive a $5 discount. You can register online at https://www.raceit.com/Register/?event=21061. There will be day of race registration. Please do not mail your registration after July 18. Online registration closes midnight July 25. Pony-Pasture-Printable-Application. After July 25 it is $15 for everyone.
Number pick up: Number pick up with happen Friday, July 26, at New Balance Richmond, in the Short Pump Station shopping center, 11341 W. Broad Street, Glen Allen, VA 23060 from 2:30pm to 6:30pm. On race morning number pick up will begin at about 6:15am
Parking: There is limited parking in the Pony Pasture parking lot, please consider parking at the Stratford Hills Shopping Center on Forest Hill Rd.
T-Shirts: T-shirts are guaranteed for those who register by midnight on July 14, 2013.
Contact: Mara George (Race Director), ponypasture5K@gmail.com