Lace up your favorite running shoes and be sure to bring your favorite four-legged running partner. The 9K for the K9s and Pooch Pursuit Fun Run feature a unique run through City Center in Newport News, all while honoring our four-legged heroes. This race is open to runners/walkers of all levels, and adaptive, hand-cycle or pushrim users are welcome. We also welcome strollers four-legged running partners on a leash.
Throughout the morning, you will see amazing demonstrations in the areas of command, protection and tracking, visit pet-friendly vendors to learn about some of the latest pet-related products and enjoy some of the best food trucks in town!
Can’t make the race? Select our virtual option to receive a virtual goodie bag, medal, and t-shirt by running on your own time!
100% of the proceeds goes to support the Mission of the Newport News Police Foundation and the Michelle Millard Memorial K9 Hero Fund.