Hosted in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the tradition of the 39th Annual Fodderstack 10K race begins again in the Spring of 2017. Located in beautiful Rappahannock County the 10K course follows the historic hills and valleys between the towns of Flint Hill and Washington, Virginia. Whether you’re looking for a serious race against other accomplished and proven runners, or simply challenging yourself for a morning, The Fodderstack 10K is sure to leave a lasting impression. Sign up today!

 

NEW THIS YEAR!!!

Plan to stay after the race to enjoy beer from local brewery
Hopkins Ordinary Ale Works 

and food from
SoBo Mobile and Savory Smoke.

 

Race Details


WHERE:

In beautiful Rappahannock County, Virginia, the Fodderstack10k is a point-to-point race that begins at the north end of Flint Hill on Route 522 at the Packing Shed and ends at the court house in Washington, VA, via the Fodderstack Road. Click here for directions.


PARKING AND TRANSPORTATION:

Parking is available either in Washington or Flint Hill. Bus service will be provided from Washington to the starting point of the race throughout the morning. The bus will leave promptly at 7:15 a.m., again at 7:45 and at 8:20 a.m. from the front of the courthouse on Gay Street, Washington. If parking in Flint Hill, a bus will take runners back to Flint Hill AFTER THE RACE as well as after the awards ceremony.

Ample parking is available at the Flint Hill Fire Department (registration area) as well as in Washington.

A bus will take runners back to Flint Hill AFTER THE RACE as well as after the awards ceremony


CATEGORIES:

Age Group#Scoring in
Each Gender
 
OPEN3Any age
14 & Under3 Finisher’s medals to all 14 & under
15-193
20-293
30-393
MASTERS1First 40+ male & female, assuming they do not score in the top 3 overall. Non-duplicating. The award must be equal or LESS in value than 3rd place overall.
40-494
50-594
60-693
70-744
75+3
Any1First Rappahannock resident, M & F. Duplicating.
Total
Awards
3570 awards total

REGISTRATION AND FEES:

Race Day Registration:
Flint Hill Volunteer Fire Dept., Rt. 641 on Fodderstack Rd. in Flint Hill. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m. There is a 1/2 mile walk/jog from the registration area to the start of the race.
Please allow enough time to register and meet the 9:00am starting gun.

Pre-registration:
NEW THIS YEAR: Register now to avoid the fee increase to $30.00 on February 28th!
On April 1, the fee increases to $35.00.  If you wait until race day, the fee will be $40.00.

$25 – thru Feb 28th
$30 – March 31st
$35 – until online registration closes
$40 – Race Day (cash or check only)

Family Rate:
When you register 3 or more family members in a single transaction online, save $5 per runner.


AWARDS:

All award winners receive trophies crafted by noted artist Merrill Strange.


COURSE RECORD:

Men – Steve Pinard – 31:26
Women – Julie Culley – 36:20


INFORMATION:

Email: info@fodderstack10k.com or write the Recreation Authority at: PO Box 172 Washington, VA 22747.


OTHER THINGS OF NOTE:

Other activities scheduled in Rappahannock on April 22nd
Numerous gallerys and shops will be open in Historic Washington.
The race proceeds benefit the Rappahannock County Park and its programs.