2019 Ghost 5k & Scarecrow Sprint Fun Run
26 Oct 2019
About This Activity
With Halloween in the air, the 8th running of the Ghost, Goblins & Ghouls Spooktacular 5k and Scarecrow Sprint Fun Run will take place at The Barn @ ONE Loudoun on Saturday, October 26 with a 4 PM start time. The event will center on the spooktacular theme of Halloween and incorporate a costume contest, Halloween themed activities, trick or treating and MORE! Runners are encouraged to run in costume and enter the costume contest! All finishers will receive a finishers' medal at the finish line! The annual Ghost 5k will encourage kids and familys to get moving and shine a spotlight on healthy activities, while raising funds for Kids Run the Nation, a non-profit concentrating on the importance of healthy living, good eating habits, and exercise for children through the sport of running.Event details and scheduleEvent Name: Ghost, Goblins, & Ghouls Spooktacular 5K & Scarecrow Sprint Event Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019 Start time: Pre-event HYPE Party and race day packet pick up: 2 PMScarecrow Sprint Fun Run: 3 PM (New time for 2015: BEFORE the 5K race)5K: 4 PM Address:The Barn @ One Loudoun, 20450 Savin Hill Dr, Ashburn, VA 20147 Race Fees:5K:$10 through Dec 10 (10th anniversary special low price!$20 Dec 11 - May 14$25 May 15 - July 31$30 August 1 - September 15$35 September 16 – October 25$40 at packet pick up & race day (October 25 & 26) Ages 18 & under $10 through Dec. 10 (special 10th anniversary low price!)$20 Dec 11 - Packet pick up Scarecrow Sprint:$8 through Dec. 10$10 – Dec 11 - May 15$12 – May 16 - October 25$15 – at packet pick up & race day (October 25 & 26) Make it more fun with a Team Challenge!Form a team to represent a family, company or a group of friends and compete against other teams! Register individuals as a team separately and list the team name when asked. Team name must be exactly the same for each team member. Teams consist of at least 4 & must include at least 1 female and 1 male. Top 4 finishers times will be combined to determine the team's time. Top 2 overall teams will win an award. Add to the FUN & dress up in a team theme costume & enter the costume contest! Scarecrow Sprint Fun Run – 3 PMRecommended for kids 8 and under Kids will be divided into running heats according to their age. For example: 2 yrs old & under with parents, 3 & 4 yr olds parents optional, 5 & 6 yr olds, and 7 & 8 yr olds. Distance for each age group heat will be longer as kids grow older, distance from approximately 25 yards to 400 yards. Each participant will receive a finisher’s keepsake upon crossing the finish line. Limited to 100 kids! Register NOW! 5K Course – start time 4 PM3.1 mile will start and finish at The Barn @ One Loudoun, 20451 Savin Hill Dr, Ashburn, VA and take you through the neighborhood streets of One Loudoun. 5K course will be open for 60 min. On the Course:Our 5k course is not your typical 3.1 miles! Be prepared for a ghostly experience with live entertainment, cheering costumed volunteers, spooky Halloween themed decor and MORE! Packet Pick Up & Registration Located at The Barn @ One Loudoun, 20451 Savin Hill Dr, Ashburn, VAFriday, October 25: 4:30 PM – 7 PM Pre-event HYPE Party and Race Day Registration and Packet Pick upLocated at The Barn @ One Loudoun, 20451 Savin Hill Dr, Ashburn, VASaturday, October 26: 2 PM – 3:55 PM – Please plan to arrive early for the HYPE Party with the Scarecrow Sprint and pre-race activities of music and fun. Post Race Activities:Please be sure to join us after the race for prizes, a costume contest, food and MORE! Awards:Awards will be awarded to the overall male and overall female, second place overall male and second place overall female and to the top two male and female finishers in the following age groups: 6 and under, 7-8, 9–10, 11–12, 13– 14, 15-18, 19–29, 30–39, 40–49, 50–59, 60–69, and 70+ Fit Through the Holidays 2019Be a part of the Fit Through the Holidays Race SERIES. Challenge yourself and sign up and participate in at least three Holiday Themed Race events targeted to keep you on track through the Holiday Season. By accepting the challenge you will receive a Fit Through the Holidays Blanket, discount codes to area races, guest passes to area fitness facilities. Items will be mailed to the address provided at time of registration, price includes shipping cost. Race Beneficiary: The annual Ghost 5k encourages kids and families to get moving and shine a spotlight on healthy activities, while raising funds for Kids Run the Nation, a non-profit concentrating on the importance of healthy living, good eating habits, and exercise for children through the sport of running. Please note: The Ghost 5k & Scarecrow Sprint Fun Run is rain or shine. There are no refunds.