" Run the D.O.G. Street Challenge 5K

Run the D.O.G. Street Challenge 5K

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Location: Williamsburg, VA (Duke of Gloucester Street)

Start Time: 7:30 a.m.



The race benefits the Angels of Mercy Medical Clinic whose mission is to provide free, compassionate quality health care to the uninsured residents of the greater Williamsburg area, Charles City and New Kent Counties. The race is sponsored by: Colonial Sports, the Angels of Mercy Board of Directors, Comber Physical Therapy, Middleburg Bank and Sentara Hospital.
    Race Day Schedule:
  • 7:00 AM Run Begins at the Finish Tower on Duke of Gloucester St.
  • 7:25 AM 5K Wheelchair/Handicapped Begins
  • 7:30 AM 5K Run/Run Walk/Competitive Walk Begins (Non-S.H.I.P.)
  • 7:35 AM 5K Run/Run Walk S.H.I.P. Begins.

Course: The race starts on Prince George St. (the Start line is halfway between Nassau and Henry Streets) runs through the College of William and Mary and Colonial Williamsburg ending on Duke of Gloucester St. Runners will pass the Colonial Governors mansion and the Colonial Capitol building before finishing the final 800 meters on the most famous street in America, the Duke of Gloucester Street near the Bruton Parish Church.

Awards: Age groups begin at 9 & under, 10-12, 13-15, 16-19, the 5 year increments extending to 75 and over. Awards top three overall men and women receive cash awards 1st $350, 2nd $200, 3rd $100. Top three finishers in each age group receive a custom medal. Overall Masters male and female receive cash award of $100. Top three male and female masters receive a custom medal. Top three male and female walkers receive a custom medal. Three Team awards, Fastest Team, Largest Team and Largest Donation. Winning Teams receive custom plaque. Fun Run and 5K finishers receive a custom finisher medal. Tech T for all 5K participants signed up by Apr 11th, 2016 and standard cotton T for Fun Run participants.

Entry Fee:

  • $30 5k Run
  • $30 5k Run & Walk
  • $30 5k Competitive Walk

For further information contact: Rick Platt, Colonial Road Runners 757-229-7375, cell 757-345-1431 rickplatt1@juno.com

Race Web Site: https://runsignup.com/Race/VA/Williamsburg/RunTheDOG

Other Information: The day's events - 5K, 7:30 a.m.; 1 mile fun run, 7 a.m. "A Healthy Heart, Healthy Mind Event". RRCA Virginia State 5K Championship. Colonial Road Runners Grand Prix. Hampton Roads Super Grand Prix. USATF Certified 5K Race (VA-10013-RT). NO Race Day Registration!