Running — area schedule

Area schedule 5K or longer events in Southampton Roads. Compiled weekly from,,, and calendars. Updated on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019. City key: C—Chesapeake, N—Norfolk, P—Portsmouth, Sm—Smithfield, Suf—Suffolk, VB—Virginia Beach.


* — expecting over 1,100 finishers


All dates subject to change — verify before attending.

Date, City, Race, Timer

Sat., Feb 2: VB, Polar Plunge 4 Miler & Splash, ja

Sat., Feb, 9: VB, For the Cure 5K, rre

Sat., Feb. 16: VB, CHKD Love Run 5K, ts

Sat. Feb. 23: C, Strider Distance Series 12 & 20 Mile, ts


Sat., Mar. 2: VB, Big Wish 7K, For a Wish 5K, rre

Sat., Mar. 16: VB, TowneBank Shamrock 8K, ja

Sun., Mar. 17: VB, Shamrock Marathon, Half Marathon, ja

Sat., Mar. 23: VB, World Down Syndrome Day 5K, me

Sat., Mar. 30: VB, Spartyka Wounded Warrior 5K, me

Sat., Mar. 30: P, Bunny Hop 5K, ts


Sat., Apr. 6: C, Dismal Swamp Stomp Half Marathon, 5K, me

Sun., Apr. 7: VB, Surf’s Up 5K, rre

Sat., Apr. 27: C, Autism Super Hero 5K, me


Sun., May 5: VB, JCS Run, Roll or Stroll 8K, 5K, ts

Sun., May 19: VB, Valor Run 10 Mile, 5K, ts

Sat., May 25: P, Elizabeth River Run 10K, ts


Sat., Jun. 8: VB, CXB Low Rent 5K, ja

Sat., Jun. 15: VB, Summer Slam 5K, rre

Sat., Jun. 15: N, OK5K, ts


Tue., Jul. 30: N, Williams Memorial Scholarship 5K, ts


Sat., Aug. 3: P, Cutter 10K, Coast Guard 5K, rre

Sun. Aug. 18: C, Tidewater Strider 10 Miler, ts


Sun., Sep. 8: VB, Summer Sizzler 5K, rre

Sat., Sep. 28: VB, Neptune Festival 8K, ts


Sat., Oct. 19: VB, Beach Halloween Monster Dash 5K, rre


Sat., Nov. 16: VB, Warrior 8K, Fallen Heroes 5K, rre

Thu., Nov. 28: VB, Turkey Trot 10K, ts


Sun., Dec. 1: VB, Smile 5K; ts

Sat., Dec. 7: VB, Reindeer 7K, 5K, rre





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By William “Breeze” Moore, community volunteer (bio)


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