New for 2014! Mile On the Sand Fun Run
Join us as we kick off our Virginia Beach Running Festival weekend! The race weekend in 2014 kicks off Saturday this year at the new Mile On the Sand fun run! Warm up your race legs for Sunday and get your family and friends in on the Running Festival weekend action when you register to take part in the Mile On the Sand.
Date: Saturday, August 30th
Start time: 8:00 am
Finish Festival: 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Start/Finish Line Location: On the beach out front of 19th St
Packet Pickup: We encourage all participants that are registered for the Mile on the Sand on Saturday, August 30th to pick up their race number at the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, August 29th. If you are unable to attend the expo on Friday, we will have packet pickup available on Saturday morning at the Packet Pickup tent located between 16th and 17th St. on the Boardwalk beginning at 6:30am.
Reminder: All Half Marathon participants must attend the Health & Fitness Expo on either Friday, August 29th or Saturday, August 30th at The Virginia Beach Convention Center to pick up their packets. Half Marathon items will not be available at the 5K event.
Participant Perks: Exclusive participant towel, one of a kind finisher’s medal, a mile of music, post race oceanfront finisher’s festival with live music and 1 free participant beer (age 21+).
***Complete two days of running and earn an extra special Virginia Beach Remix Challenge medal!