One adult race registration for Yorktown Independence Day 8k & 5k on 7/4 in Yorktown.
2019 Yorktown Independence Day 8K & 5K WHEN: Thursday, July 4, 2019 8:00AM LOCATION: Yorktown Battlefield Surrender Field Historical Tour Dr, Yorktown, VA
Open to all, option to run a 5k or an 8k through the beautiful Yorktown Battlefields where Cornwallis surrendered 238 years ago. This event was key in bringing the American Revolution to a close, 5 years after the Declaration of Independence was signed. Now 243 years later we run or walk these historic grounds celebrating our continued Independence and all those who continue to fight for it.
Entry Fees • On or before June 4th - $35 • After June 4th - $40 Register by June 15th to guarantee your race t-shirt! EARLY PACKET PICKUP – EARLY PACKET PICKUP - July 3rd at Water Street Grille from 4:00PM to 7:00PM 323 Water St, Yorktown, VA 23690. Please DO NOT enter the restaurant at the main entrance proceed around the restaurant to the waterfront side. RACE STARTS/COURSES – The 8K starts promptly at 8:00 AM and the 5K starts at 8:10. Both the 8K and 5K start on Historical Tour Road in the Battlefield just past the Hwy 17 overpass. The 8K loops the battlefield and finishes just beyond Surrender Field. The 5K runs out Historical Tour Road, turns around at mid point and finishes back where you started. AGE GROUPS – Male & Female: under 11, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+ AWARDS – Top 3 overall Male and Female finishers; Top 3 Male and Female in each age group. Medals will not be mailed, you must be present to receive. T-SHIRTS – Multi-colored short-sleeved t-shirt ($2.00 extra for XXL) Race t-shirts will be guaranteed for all participants registered before 10 June, 2019. Additional shirts will be ordered but sizes and quantities cannot be guaranteed.