Fall 5K & 10K Run

 

October 21, 2017 Results: Click Here!

2018 Race Information - Online Registration is preferred and coming soon!

The 32st Annual Bank of Fincastle 5K and 10K Run will be on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Central Academy Middle School in Fincastle, Virginia 24090.

The race will begin promptly at 9:00 AM.
Early packet pick up will take place at the Daleville Branch the week before the race (Times to be announced) or on race day between 7:30 am and 8:30 am.

Both courses will be 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 Bank of Fincastle's 5K/10K Run is always on the Third Saturday in October - October 20, 2018!

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR 2018! Coming Soon

Course Map (5K and 10K)

2017 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.

If you have any additional questions please contact us via email: 5K10Krun@bankoffincastle.com

 

T-Shirts

The Bank of Fincastle 2017 Fall 5K and 10K custom T-Shirt design featured a coyote hunting a rabbit and being scolded by a cardinal. Hope the coyote let the rabbit go!
T-shirts are guaranteed to the first 600 runners.

Shirt Design (PDF) - 2017

Door Prizes

We want to recognize and thank the many businesses that contributed donations and support in 2017:

The Apple Barn & The Apple Barn II
Ashley Plantation Country Club
Bellacino’s
Botetourt County Parks & Recreation Dept.
Botetourt County EMS
Botetourt County Sheriff’s Dept.
Botetourt County Schools
Boy Scout Troop with leader Mark Woodie
Brugh's Mill Country Store
Central Academy Middle School
Cackleberry Ridge
CL Asia
Cracker Barrel
Country Cookin'
Cracker Barrel
DB Deli and Gas Station
The Fincastle Herald
Fincastle Rescue Squad
Godwin Cemetery
>Greenway Market
Heritage Family Market
The Homeplace Restaurant
Ikenberry Orchards
Jeter Farm
Katie Bug Quilting
Land of a Thousand Hills Coffee
Layman Family Farms
Leonardo’s Pizza and Subs
Penelope
The Pie Lady
Three Lil’ Pigs BBQ
Tizzone
Town Center Tap House

Awards

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.


Scholarship Information

The Bank of Fincastle Fall Run Scholarship

Each year we provide a scholarship for applicants at either Lord Botetourt or James River High School. The scholarship is in the amount of $1,000.00.

Scholarship Application (PDF)

The completed Bank of Fincastle Fall Run Scholarship (Application and all Letters of Recommendation) must be received on or before last day of March. 

Mail to: The Bank of Fincastle Fall Run Scholarship, P.O. Box 107, Fincastle, VA 24090.