Fall 5K & 10K Run

2015 Race Information

The 29th Annual Bank of Fincastle 5K and 10K Run will be on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Central Academy Middle School in Fincastle, Virginia 24090.

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 will be available at Central Academy Middle School.

The Bank of Fincastle's 5K/10K Run is always on the Third Saturday in October - mark your calendars!

2015 Registration Form (PDF)

Course Map (5K and 10K)

2015 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

2014 Results: 5K Women | 5K Men | 10K Men & Women

2014 5K Team Winners


Botetourt County Elementary School Division


FIRST Greenfield Gold - Team Score: 1:34:24.6

Dylan Salvi, Everett Bowman, Jackson Crawford, Patrick Clevenger, Hunter Dillon, Ashton Bramblett, Ripkan Vandevander, Allison Kirby

SECOND Greenfield Blue - Team Score: 1:42:35.8

Micah McClure, Chase Peery, Cole Salvi, Bryson Harvey, Shane Oiler, Joey Schroeder, Natalie Jensen, Allyssa Kate Wallace

THIRD Cloverdale Pacers 1 - Team Score: 1:44:15.1

Mikel Johnson, Sydney Vokus, Colin Sell, Matthew Hard, Seth Huard, Anna Dewease, Trey Saunders, Karley Burks


Botetourt County Middle School Division


FIRST RMMS Pace Makers - Team Score: 1:31:25.1

Logan Bramblett, Kevin Buchanan, James-Ryan Salvi, Aaron Burns, Nikhil Hajra

SECOND CAMS Blue - Team Score: 1:32:21.4

Abraham Barkett, Jacob Fowler, Emma Butler, Jeff Bower, Shannon Filer

THIRD CAMS White - Team Score: 1:40:54.4

Zane Weidman, Anthony Etzler, Grace Montgomery, Elias Wentworth, Owen Krisnitski


Open Division


FIRST Botetourt Boys - Team Score: 1:30:20.7

T J Tamagni, Austen Bryant, Colby Bryant, Jason Clary, Wyatt Hubbard, Adam Bowser

SECOND Team Whiting - Team Score: 1:32:54.3

Tyler Whiting, Amy Whiting, Jared Whiting, Eric Whiting

THIRD The Lost Runners - Team Score: 2:15:29.4

Christopher Demars, Steve Kesler, Kristine Demars, Joseph Bond


The Bank of Fincastle 2015 Fall 5K and 10K custom T-Shirt design features a Great Horned Owl sitting on a branch with a Harvest Moon rising in the background.
T-shirts are guaranteed to the first 600 runners.

Shirt Design (PDF) - 2015

Door Prizes

We would like to extend our gratitude to all the runners and individuals who made the 28th Annual Fall 5K & 10K Run a success. We look forward to our 29th Run in 2015!

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 County 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
Colonial Mortgage Company
Cupcake Cottage
DL Nails
Don Ho’s
The Golf Academy at Ashley Plantation
The Fincastle Herald
The Frame Shop & Gallery in Buchanan
Elderberry’s of Botetourt
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
Sunoco in Daleville
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.

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 Friday, April 24, 2015.  Mail to: The Bank of Fincastle Fall Run Scholarship, Post Office Box 98, Daleville, Virginia 24083.

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.