Register for the VA Runner Blue & Gray 1/2 Marathon and 5km before they fill up

Registrations for the VA Runner Blue and Gray 1/2 Marathon and 5km are ahead of last year's pace. Last year's races filled up. We expect the races to fill by November 1.

To register for the half marathon go to

To register for the 5km go to

Races are at 7:30am on Sunday December 7, 2014 starting and finishing at VA Runner in Central Park.

New for 2014: Finisher Medal and ChronoTrack bib tag timing. Also, you can your Finisher Medal personalized

Packet Pickup Volunteers needed for Deuce Braswell 5km Run against Teen Violence.

The race directors are looking for volunteer assistance at packet pickup on Friday September 19 from 10am to 6pm for the Baron "Deuce" Braswell 5km Run Against Teen Violence. A 2 hour block is desired. The packet pickup is at VA Runner in Central Park.

If you want to help, contact Lisa at


FUN RUN ALERT! Come help VA Runner support the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank and fellow runner and marathoner, Amos Desjardins, who is running 500 miles here in VA in just five days to bring awareness to hunger in Virginia. Tuesday, Septe...mber 2nd from 4-7 p.m., VA Runner will be collecting non-perishable food and will also be hosting a water/aid station for Amos as he makes his way through Fredericksburg. In partnership with the Federation of Virginia Food Banks, Amos will take 1,000,000 steps over five days to represent an individual in VA currently struggling with hunger. Along the way he will stop at water/aid stations at local running stores, where food donations for the local food banks will be collected. His next water/aid station will be on September 2nd at VA Runner.
Let's support Amos Desjardins, our local food bank AND VA Runner by participating in the event this Tuesday at 4:00! Visit as well as for more information.

2014 Coldwell Banker Elite Grand Prix Standings Posted

The 2014 Coldwell Banker Elite Grand Prix Standings through 7 races have been updated and posted at

Other cool Grand Prix data can be found at

Results from FARC TRACK MEET at JMHS on Tuesday, July 22

MILE RUN > 1. Ted Poulos M 52 5:51.26 2. Jeff Peterson M 58 5:59.16 3. Steve Dorton M 26 5:59.76 4. Alex Dachos M 11 5:59.97 5. Jon Dachos M 49 6:33.99

2 MILE RUN > 1. Ted Poulos M 52 13:19.00 2. Steve Dorton M 26 13:39.00 3. Jeff Peterson M 58 14:01.50