Ashburn Farm Run offers residents the choice of 10K and 5K runs or a 2K Fun Run on Thanksgiving Day.
ASHBURN, VA — Runners of all ages will have their choice of racing distances in Ashburn on the morning of Nov. 28 before enjoying their Thanksgiving Day meal later in the day. The 26th annual offers distances of 10K and 5K for the more enthusiastic runners. A 2K fun run is available for children and others eager to work up a sweat Thanksgiving Day morning.
The starting line for all races is on Windmill Drive in Ashburn. The finish line for the 10K and 5K is on Crossroads Drive. The finish line for the 2K is on Windmill Drive.
for each distance closes at 4 p.m. on Nov. 26. The entry fee includes a long-sleeved cotton unisex shirt. Race-day registration will be allowed as long as space is available.
Packet pick up will be located at Crossroads United Methodist Church (43454 Crossroads Drive Ashburn, VA 20147) on Nov. 27 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Nov. 28 (race day) at the race site from 6:45 a.m. to 8 a.m.
The 10K race begins at 8:15 a.m., followed by the 5K at 8:25 a.m. The fun run begins at 8:35 a.m.
Funds raised from the three races will support 85 students living in Uganda, a since 1999. Proceeds will be used to provide tuition for the students to attend primary, secondary schools, plus room and board and medical care.