The count down is on for the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K and there’s a mad dash to pick up race day packets at the Anthem Health & Fitness Expo at the Arthur Ashe Center. More than 40 thousand have already registered but there’s room for more. You have until 9pm to pick up race packets and sign up for Saturday’s race, there is no race day pick -up or registration. Registration is $45 for the 10K and $24 for the Kids Run.
Participants can also park and ride from the Diamond and City Stadium for $5 and shuttle passes can be purchased from the Anthem Health & Fitness Expo today until 9pm. Race day Shuttle service is 6am – 2pm.
Starting time for the The Virginia 529 Kids Run Race is 8am on Cathedral Place near Laurel Street; and the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K starts at 8:30am in waves at Broad & Harrison Streets. For more details on parking, street closures and race day events, log onto www.sportsbackers.org.