Montpelier 5K & Kids Race
Saturday, March 22, 2014
Benefiting the Montpelier Foundation, committed to presenting and preserving the legacies of James and Dolley Madison.
5K Run: $25 advance/$30 race day
Student: $20 advance/$25 race day
Kids Fun Run: $10 advance/$15 race day
Registration closes at midnight on March 10. Race day registration will be available at Montpelier beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 22. The 5K will begin at 9:00 a.m. with the Kids Fun Run starting at 8:30 a.m.
The Montpelier 5K will be held on the beautiful and historic grounds of Montpelier, the home of James Madison. The race is a road course that winds throughout the stunning and historic grounds of Montpelier and ends in front of the stunning mansion. The Kids Race runs around the ellipse that passes in front of the Mansion.
Course maps for the 5K are available here:
For the 5K, prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers overall and in each age category. Times and results will be posted on the website after the race.
All participants will receive a t-shirt, one general admission Mansion and Grounds tickets, and a gift bag. Packet pickup will begin at 7:00 a.m. on race day.
*$5 discount for JMU Alumni when signing up before March 20, 2014! Use promo code GODUKES
Terms & Conditions
I know that running a road race is potentially hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I attest that I have read the rules of the race and agree to abide by them. I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including but no limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, baby joggers, roller skates or roller blades, animals, and personal music players are not allowed in the race and I will abide by all race rules. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and inconsideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release Notus Sports and Events Management Group, the city of Charlottesville, volunteers, all event sponsors and partners, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose.
I understand that this race will be held rain or shine. In the event of severe weather, the race may be delayed or canceled. If the race is canceled there will be no refunds.