Fall 5K & 10K Run

2014 Race Information

The 28th Annual Bank of Fincastle 5K and 10K Run will be on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Central Academy Middle School in Fincastle, Virginia 24090. In 2013, we hit a new record with 1,040 registered runners!

The race will begin promptly at 9:00 AM. You may arrive between 7:30 and 8:30 AM to pick up your Race Packet or to Register on the day of the race.

Both courses are challenging with several steep inclines and declines through the historic town of Fincastle. Participants of all levels of ability are welcome. The streets will be closed from 9:00 to 10:30 AM and the course will be marked and staffed by volunteers. Traffic will be controlled by county officials. Splits are given at each mile marker. Water stops will be at 1.5, 3, and 5 mile markers. Fresh fruit and drinks are provided to all runners at the finish line. Bathroom facilities are available at Central Academy Middle School.

The 2015 Bank of Fincastle's 5K/10K Run will be on Saturday, October 17, 2015 - mark your calendar!

Registration Form (PDF)

Course Map (5K and 10K)

Race Booklet (PDF)

Both men and women in both the 5K and 10K race are categorized in the following age divisions: 9 and under, 10-13, 14-17, 18-22, 23-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70 and over.


2013 Results: 5K Women | 5K Men | 10K Men & Women

*Any awards that are not picked up on the day of the race may be retrieved from our Daleville Branch located at:
1245 Roanoke Road, Daleville, VA 24083 - PH #540-992-3838

2013 5K Team Winners


Botetourt County Elementary School Division


FIRST Greenfield Gold - Team Score: 1:34:09.8

Logan Bramblett, Everett Bowman, Jackson Crawford, Ashton Bramblett, Nathan Bellany, Drew Tipton, Jake Braun, Ripkan Vandevander

SECOND Cloverdale Pacers - Team Score: 1:42:03.3

Evan Jennings, Hayden Carter, Mikel Johnson, Sydney Vokus, Matthew Hard, Colin Sell, Briana Myers

THIRD Troutville Gold - Team Score: 1:45:07.4

Brogan Shutts, Xavier Shelton, Samuel Francis, James Lively, Weston Osborne, Andrew Gilbert, Trenton Ruble, Gabe Sebastino


Botetourt County Middle School Division


FIRST CAMS FlamesFinish - Team Score: 1:29:34.4

Abraham Barkett, William Fowler, Emma Butler, Jeff Bower, Caleb Van Buren, Zane Weidman

SECOND RMMS Don't Call It a Comeback - Team Score: 1:32:40.9

Blake Myers, Alexander Keyes, Brooklyn Shelton, Dane Montgomery, Madison Hill

THIRD RMMS Twisted Blisters - Team Score: 1:46:39.4

Seth Renaud, Aaron Burns, Nikhil Hajra, Noah Smith, Bryce Herbst, Justin Green


Open Division


FIRST Team Whiting - Team Score: 1:31:49.0

Gregory Whiting, Tyler Whiting, Jared Whiting, Eric Whiting, Amy Whiting

SECOND Three Runners & The Rest - Team Score: 1:40:09.1

Coleman Demars, Christopher Demars, Aaron Demars, Steve Kesler, Danielle Bona, Kristine Demars

THIRD Bullets - Team Score: 2:20:57.4

William Hopkins, Haylee Corvin, Rebecca Kyle, Chelsea Hopkins


The Bank of Fincastle 2014 Fall 5K and 10K T-Shirt design is a Bobwhite Quail sitting on a old split rail fence covered in Virginia Creeper and fronted by Black Eyed Susan. T-shirts are guaranteed to the first 600 runners.

Shirt Design (PDF) - 2014

Door Prizes

We would like to extend our gratitude to all the runners and individuals who made the 27th Annual Fall 5K & 10K Run a success. We look forward to our 28th Run!

We want to recognize the many businesses that contributed donations and support:

The Apple Barn & The Apple Barn II
Ashley Plantation
Bahama Sno Shack
Berglund Outdoors
Botetourt Chamber of Commerce
Botetourt County Parks and Recreation Dept.
Botetourt County Sheriff’s Dept.
Botetourt County School Board
Botetourt Flower Shop
Botetourt Golf and Swim Club
Botetourt View
Central Academy Middle School
Classic Nails
Don Ho’s
The Golf Academy at Ashley Plantation
The Fincastle Herald
The Frame Shop & Gallery in Buchanan
Fincastle Rescue Squad Incorporated
Frank’s Pizza
Godwin Cemetery Incorporated
The Homeplace Restaurant
Hollywood’s Restaurant & Bakery
Ikenberry Orchards
Jimmy Layman Orchards
Katie Bug Quilting
Land of a Thousand Hills Coffee
Layman Family Farms
Lil’ Cucci’s
Murray Cider Company, Inc.
Outdoor Trails
Pizza Hut
Saddles n’ Stuff
Steve and Lori Taylor-University of Richmond
Sunset Grill at Ashley Plantation
Three Lil’ Pigs BBQ
Tin Roof
Top Dawgs Pub & Deli
Town Center Tap House
Troutville Automotive


5K & 10K Run Engraved Trophies

Awarded to both Women's and Men's: First, Second and Third places.

Custom Medals

5K & 10K Run: Each of Thirteen age divisions

Awarded to both Women's and Men's: First, Second and Third places in each age division.

Race Ribbons

All runners were awarded race ribbons.