Hokie Half Marathon & 5k | September 17th, 2017

Sep 17, 2017 -

Traffic impact to the VTCRC

Parking impact to 1750 Kraft Drive (left side of building 10). Please do not park in this lot between Saturday, Sept. 16 through Sunday, Sept. 17 at 4:00 p.m. The lot needs to be clear of vehicles for the race. CLICK MAP TO VIEW COURSE.course map

Race Day Schedule:

  • 5:00 a.m. – Buses start shuttling runners and fans from Chicken Hill Parking lot and will run till noon
  • 6:50 a.m. – Instructions to the runners
  • 6:55 a.m. – VT Corp of Cadets Color Guard
  • 7:00 a.m. – Hokie Half Marathon start!
  • 7:20 a.m. – Hokie 5K start!
  • 11:00 a.m. – Course closed
  • 11:30 p.m. – Last buses leave finish for race parking lots

Race description: COME TO BEAUTIFUL BLACKSBURG, VIRGINIA THIS FALL AND RUN WITH THE HOKIES! The 5th Annual Hokie Half Marathon and 5K is coming back bigger and better than ever on September 17, 2017. With the first four miles on roads, the next six travel along the Huckleberry Bike Trail before heading back onto roads and bike trails for the final miles. Water and Gatorade are provided every two miles, along with a Gu station at mile eight, plus porta potties at several intervals along the course.  Combined with a ton of live music throughout the course and plenty of cheering along the way, the Hokie Half is one you won’t want to miss! So come join us this fall and earn your Hokie Bird finisher medal and some awesome race swag!

Questions? runaboutsports@gmail.com

Website: http://hokiehalf.com

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