DATE: Saturday, April 27, 2013
TIME: 10k starts at 8:00 a.m.
5k starts at 8:15 a.m.
Fun Run starts at 9am
LOCATION: Burke Lake Park
7315 Ox R. Fairfax Station, VA
DESCRIPTION: Please join us for the 2nd Annual Healthy
Strides Community 5k and 10k Race! Run or walk (5k) the scenic routes
at beautiful Burke Lake Park. All registered runners will receive a
technical T-shirt and race packet. Kids ages 5-12 are invited to run
the 1k Fun Run and will receive a goody bag with participation.
$30 for the 5K/10k
NO 5K/10K RACEDAY REGISTRATIONS, NO EXCEPTIONS.
Kids Fun Run Registration, ON SITE DAY OF.
Online registration is now closed. Race registration will be
available at the Healthy Strides Health & Fitness Expo on Friday,
April 26 from 4-8 p.m.. The expo will take place at the South Run
RECenter Field House. Registration will close when the maximum
capacity of 400 participants is reached.
KIDS FUN RUN : Friday, April 26th at 6:30 p.m. at South Run
RECenter AND Saturday, April 27th at 9 a.m. at Burke Lake Park. Ages
5-12. No fee. Registration on-site by parent or guardian. All Fun Run
participants will receive a goody bag.
Pre-race packet pickup will be held on Friday April 26th:
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at South Run RECenter’s Field House (7550
Reservation Drive, Springfield, VA 22153). Race day packet pickup
will be available at Burke Lake Park – Shelter A.
HEALTHY STRIDES HEALTH AND FITNESS EXPO
Friday, April 26th: 4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at South Run RECenter Field
House (7550 Reservation Drive, Springfield, VA 22153). Experience
FREE health and fitness fun for the whole family! Join us for
family-friendly health and fitness activities and information. Kids
ages 5-12 can take part in the 1k Fun Run at 6:30pm, with warm-ups
led by Buddy the Rec-PAC Wolf. Kids receive a goody bag with
participation. Dogs are welcome too, and can test their dexterity on
our agility course. Students can participate in the Subway School
Challenge. Come out for a great evening of health and fitness fun!
Jogging strollers permitted for the 5k race. Please stick to the
back of the pack and be aware of your surroundings.
Parking is limited! All racers and spectators are encouraged to
"Conserve and Reserve" by carpooling.
"Conserve and Reserve" parking allows racers who carpool
to secure premium parking spaces close to the course start/finish
in Burke Lake Park. You must pick up your race packet on Friday,
April 26. On race day, 2 or more carpooling racers must present
their race numbers to the parking attendant at the park entrance.
Parking proximity based on a first come basis. Parking will begin
Parking will also be available within the park for racers and
spectators who do not wish to carpool. Please allow 10-15 minutes
of walk time to get to the start. *Please note: the road in Burke
Lake Park will be closed to vehicular traffic from 7:30am - 9am.
Plenty of volunteer opportunities are available. Volunteers will
receive a free race t-shirt. Please contact Lindsay Curry for
Sponsorships for the Healthy Strides Race and Expo are
available. There are many different options for sponsorship. Please
Fairfax County Park Foundation.