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Hello runners!

Race day is just a few days away and we look forward to seeing all of you this weekend!

Here is your pre-race information.  Please remember that all information is available on the race website at

Don't miss out on the great EARLY BIRD pricing for the 2019 event!

The date will be Saturday, April 6th, 2019
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Race Information

Packet pickup
Friday, April 6 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at the race Expo.
Saturday, April 7 (RACE DAY) from 5:45am to 6:45am (until 7:45 for the Kids k) at the race Expo.
Please note: other people can pick up your bib number and chip but they MUST provide a copy of your ID or drivers license. Photocopies are accepted form of ID.
Your bib numbers will be in alphabetical order, so no need to know your number ahead of time!

Race start times
7:00am- Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon, 8k
8:00am- Kids k

Running and Fitness Expo
Friday, April 6 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm and Saturday April 7 from 8:00am to 1:00pm
White Claw Hard Cider will be on site! You MUST be 21, MUST have your ID and MUST have cash ($3/can) to purchase the White Claw Hard Cider. Support Virginia Hands and Voices at the Hard Cider Garden!

Bag Drop
You will be able to drop off your bag at the packet pickup location before the races start on Saturday morning from 5:45am to 6:45am (strictly enforced).  Race Management will not be responsible for any lost or stolen bags. Due to safety regulations, all drop bags will need to be in clear see-through bags. No other bags will be allowed.  Clearly label your bag with your name and contact information. The race staff reserves the right to inspect any non-see through or unattended bags. Please do not leave valuables in your drop bag.

8:30am- Kids k
8:30am- 8k
9:30am- Half Marathon
11:30am- Marathon and Relays
Awards will not be mailed, so stick around!

Parking decks are located on Market St and Waster St, 2 blocks from the start/finish.

The address for all activities is 410 E Jefferson, Charlottesville, VA 22902.  You can also enter "Charlottesville Marathon Finish" in Google maps

Course Safety
Please remember this is an OPEN course, which means there will be vehicular traffic on the roadways.  The course is well marked and well supported with police officers and volunteers.  Pay attention to the signs and police or volunteer instructions.  You MUST be able to hear volunteer instructions at all times.

Check out our medical information provided by the Runners' Clinic at the University of Virginia.

Remember: all members of your Relay Team MUST cross the finish line together!  Simply, wait for the last member of your team to arrive to the finish and cross the timing mats together.

The results will be posted immediately following the event HERE

Still looking for a room?  Lodging info can be found HERE

Thank you to the Runners' Clinic for their medical support of the event!

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