July – September
October – December
January – March
April – June
Aug 7 – The Cutter 10k & Coast Guard 5k, Portsmouth VA
Aug 14 – Big Blue 5k @ Old Dominion Univ, Norfolk VA
AUGUST 21 – Mathews Micro Tri Series (MMTS) #4
Details & Registration. Event #4 in our annual series of triathlons called “Micro Tris” because each leg of the traditional race has been shortened. Ideal for beginners and for experienced competitors to practice transitions. Low cost and low key and tons of fun. Series awards will be presented at the end of this event – join us for the post-event festivities.
Aug 21 – Bow Wow and Meow 5k, York River State Park in Williamsburg VA
SEPTEMBER 6 – Put-In-Creek Duathlon (Run + Kayak)
FREE every Labor Day. This annual tradition for area outdoors enthusiasts starts & finishes in downtown historic Mathews, Virginia at the Put In Creek pavilion and boat launch. The event includes a run to Williams Wharf Landing (less than 3 miles) followed by a kayak paddle (approx 2.5 miles) back to town. Since this launch area is tidal, consult the event page for start times which will coincide with high tide.
Sep 18 – Run for Beer: Virginia Brewery Running Series, Various VA
Sep 19 – 15th Annual Wharf to Wharf Swim, Williams Wharf, Mathews VA
Sep 23-26 – Inaugural Tour de Virginia Cycle, Williamsburg Winery, Williamsburg VA
Sep 25 – Crazy 8 Trail Run and Mountain Bike Race, Yorktown VA
OCTOBER 2 – Volksmarch & Trailride
Details & Registration. Supporting the Avalon Center, our area shelter for victims of domestic violence, this fundraiser event is in its second year. Beaverdam Park in Gloucester County, Virginia provides the ideal location for a family-friendly 5 mile trail walk. Mountain bike enthusiasts can opt for the 9 mile trail ride that runs the length of the park trail system. After the walk or ride, enjoy the post event food & music at the park lodge.
Oct 2 – Crawlin Crab Half Marathon, Hampton VA (live or virtual event)
OCTOBER 16 – Mathews Marathon & Half Marathon
Details & Registration. 2021 is the inaugural year for this event which features the spectacular rugged, scenic beauty of the tidewater region of Virginia. Both the full and half marathon routes will lead you down quiet backroads and to several of the pristine local beaches.
Oct 30 – Wicked 10k, Virginia Beach VA (live or virtual event)
Nov 6 – Run for Beer: Virginia Brewery Running Series, Various VA
Nov 13 – Richmond Marathon, Half Marathon and 8k, Richmond VA
Nov 13 – Bikes & Beers Ride, Hardywood Park Craft Brewing, Richmond VA
Nov 20 – Chartway Norfolk Harbor Half Marathon, Norfolk VA
Dec 18 – Surf-N-Santa 5 Miler, Virginia Beach VA
APRIL 30 – Gwynn’s Island Race
Details & Registration. Now in its 8th year, the 2022 race includes options for runners & cyclists: a 4 mile run, a 10 mile bike, or combine them for a Duathlon. Hang around after the race to enjoy the festivities at one of Virginia’s most unique locations, Gwynn’s Island.