Viking Dash Trail Run Charlottesville will be held on Sunday, December 24 at Walnut Creek Park in Charlottesville using the 525 acre park’s extensive trail system. In addition to the trails, park amenities include open spaces, play area for the kids, swimming (from Memorial Day weekend thru Labor Day), canoe/kayak rental, fishing, disc golf & 15 miles of bike trails.
7:16 am – Sunrise
8:00 am – Race Morning Registration/Packet Pickup Opens
9:40 am – Race Morning Registration/Packet Pickup Closes
9:45 am – Mandatory Race Overview & Safety Briefing
10:00 am – 13.1 Start
10:10 am – 10K Start
10:20 am – 5K Start
11:20 am – 5K Awards (Top 3 OA – M/F)
11:40 am – 10K Awards Ceremony (Top 3 OA – M/F)
12:00 pm – 13.1 Awards Ceremony (Top 3 OA – M/F)
3:00 am – All Athletes Must Finish
5K – Bluewheel Trail
10K – Bluewheel Trail + C’Ville Bike & Tri Just Climb It Trail
13.1 – Bluewheel Trail + C’Ville Bike & Tri Just Climb It Trail + Wilkins Way
AID STATIONS. Aid stations will be be located every 1.5 to 2 miles along each course and will include: Water, Gatorade, Pepsi, Cuties, bananas, Fig Newtons, min-pretzels, California Raisins, blueberries & chia seeds. Sunscreen will also be available.
AWARDS. Every finisher receives a magnificent Thor’s Hammer medal. Overall awards for the top 3 The Top 3 men and women in each event: 5K, 10K & 13.1.
PARKING. 4250 Walnut Creek Park Rd, North Garden, VA 22959
PACKET PICKUP. Race morning only.
RACE PHOTOS. A couple days after the race photos will be uploaded in a folder on the Cal Tri Events Facebook Page so they can be tagged and shared.