Join us for the 4th annual Run for Independence 8k: A fantastic 5 mile journey to kick off the Independence Day festivities! Run through the streets of Leesburg while supporting an amazing local organization: The Paxton Campus.
WHEN: June 28, 2014, 7:00 am
WHERE: The race starts and finishes at the Paxton Campus: 601 Catoctin Circle NE, Leesburg, VA 20176. It is a USATF certified measured course.
RUN FOR A CAUSE: The Run for Independence 8k benefits the Paxton Campus in Leesburg, which works with and advocates for children and adults with disabilities.
POST-RACE BREAKFAST AND FUN: The race will feature festive post race activities including music, food, and awards. An awesome breakfast will be provided by Eggspectation, including a delicious yogurt and fruit bar and hot breakfast of eggs, bacon, potatoes.
PARKING: There is ample parking at the race site.
TIMING: This race will be timed by Commonwealth Race Management and will be electronically timed using the ChronoTrack B disposable tag system. Full results will be posted following the race on www.prraces.com and the =PR= Race Series Facebook page.
KIDS FUN RUN: There will be a free kids 100 yard dash starting at approximately 8:15am! All kids are welcome to join in on the fun!.
AWARDS: There will be awards to the top 3 overall male and female finishers. There will also be awards to the top 3 male and female finishers in the following 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 & over.
There will also be awards for the top 3 teams! Runners can have an unlimited number of members on a team with 4 scoring with at least one female/one male.
NOTE: All team registrants must be pre registered. There will be no additions to teams allowed after on line registration closes.
** Please note, race t-shirts may be limited for late and race day registrants