SATURDAY MAY 24, 2014
OLDE TOWNE PORTSMOUTH,
Three fun events for all age groups:
° CSX Elizabeth River Run 10k - Running and Walking divisions - 8:00am
° Crawford Street Mile - 7:45am
° Children's Museum Fun Run - 9:45am
Striders Grand Prix Race
Scenic, waterfront course
Post Race Party at Ntelos Pavilion
Fun, flat and fast
ERR: A RUNNING TRADITION CONTINUES!
We invite you to join us for a fun filled 35th Elizabeth River Run 10k. Started in 1979 by Jerry Bocrie, this Tidewater Striders Club race has always been a runners’ favorite. ERR will be held on the exciting and scenic course in Portsmouth, Virginia. With magnificent views of the Elizabeth River, participants will traverse through Olde Towne with its towering monuments, museums, historical homes and the Portsmouth sea wall. Following the race will be a post race celebration at the spectacular Ntelos Pavilion.
SCENIC & FAST course
The ERR course takes you along the majestic Elizabeth River, ERR participants will enjoy the fantastic views of the River, the waterfront area, the city skyline, riverboat activity, the Lightship PORTSMOUTH, Hospital Point, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, the historical monuments and homes of Olde Towne Portsmouth and the Ntelos Pavilion. The race will start and finish on Crawford Street near the Ntelos Pavilion at Harbor Center.
POST RACE FESTIVITIES
Join the ERR celebration at the Ntelos Pavilion at Harbor Center. Fun, music, food and beer will be shared while you brag about the day’s exploits.
Volunteers are our heroes! Volunteers are needed, no experience necessary, to help put this event on. All volunteers receive a T-shirt and are invited to the post race festivities. Please e-mail Rich Hildreth at firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer.
Registration is now open.
Print out an entry form and mail to the following address:
2217 Bayberry Street
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Alternatively, you can register online at RaceIt.com.
Certified course map available for viewing here.
May 23 Running Etc- Virginia Beach 3pm to 7pm
May 24 Ntelos Pavilion- Portsmouth 6:45am to 7:45am
Directions will be provided in the confirmation notice. Please plan on arriving early Saturday. Road closures will begin at 7:30am on Saturday.
FREE PARKING on RACE DAY
Free parking in city garages are within quarter of a mile of the start/finish line.
° Central Garage - Water Street
° Civic Center Lot - Water Street
° Crawford Garage - Water Street
° Children’s Museum Garage - County Street
° Columbia Street Lot - Columbia Street