With Halloween in the air, we are celebrating the 10th running of the Ghost 5k and Scarecrow Sprint Fun Run on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at the Barn at One Loudoun in Ashburn, VA. The Scarecrow Sprint will kick off the races at 3 PM with the 5k starting at a 4 PM. The event centers on the spooktacular theme of Halloween and incorporates a costume contest, a “haunted” 3.1 mile course and a pre-race HYPE party starting at 2 PM with dance demos, interactive games, and MORE! Great fun for the entire family!
Runners are encouraged to run in costume and enter the costume contest after the race or just come as a runner! All pre-registered runners will receive a commemorative technical long sleeve race t-shirt, a Halloween goodie bag, and finishers’ medal plus a surprise 10th anniversary swag item at the finish line. Scarecrow Sprint Fun Run participants will receive a t-shirt, Halloween goodie bag and a finishers’ medal. Register on-line at www.Ghost5k.com
The ghostly 5k lollipop style course through the surrounding neighborhoods of One Loudoun will be open for one hour after the start of the race. Digital timing will be used to capture finishing time. Awards to overall & overall second place Male and Female, first and second male and female in the following age groups: 10 and under, 11 – 12, 13 – 14, 15 – 18, 19 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, 70 +.
This event will shine a spotlight on healthy activities, with a focus on keeping you moving as we kick of holiday season.