If you’re ready to enter the new year with a brand new mindset and the gusto to make your dreams happen, it’s time to be prepared and wish it into existence through hard work and determination. If you want to improve yourself, why not start by participating in a fun event that supports a good cause? We recommend that you attend the 2020 New Year’s Day 5k/10k race!
More Information About the Race
The 2020 New Year’s Day 5k/10k will take place on Wednesday, January 1 from 7:45 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. at Old Mill Park located at 241 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 2241. Both walkers and strollers are welcome at the event. The race benefits Furnish A Home Again which is a charity that assists those facing homelessness or who are in need of furnished homes. From small kitchen items to furniture, Furnish A Home is there to help those in need.
For those of you who take part in the race, you will receive a finisher’s medal, an event shirt, and a chip-timed event. Whether you choose the 5k or the 10k, you’re certain to get the exercise you need and have fun along the way. In fact, the race will take place near the Rappahannock River in historic Fredericksburg which makes for a picture-perfect location. If your New Year’s resolution is to get more active, this is a great way to do so!
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Start Times and Registration Fees
The following is a breakdown of the race start times:
- 10k – This race will begin at 7:45 a.m.
- 5k – This race will begin at 8:00 a.m.
The registration fees are as follows:
- 5k – This race costs $30
- 10k – This race costs $45
You’ll want to arrive early on the day of the race so that you can pick up your packet an hour before each race starts. Parking is within the park with the race beginning and ending at the Old Mill Park. Register online today to secure your spot. Don’t miss out on supporting a great charity and starting the new year off on the right foot – literally!