Schedule of Events

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WHAT:                            Half Marathon (13.1miles) & 10-K (6.2 miles) & 5-K (3.1 miles non-competitive walk)

WHEN:                           Sunday, April 2, 2017

WHERE:                         Historic Onancock School, 6 College Avenue, Onancock, VA 23417

REGISTRATION:            6:45 - 7:45 am - (registration booth closes at 8:00 am - SHARP)

PRE-RACE MEETING:     8:00 am

RACE START:                8:30 am

AWARDS:                      11:30 am

AFTER PARTY:              12:00 - 3:00 pm

BENEFIT:                       All net proceeds support our local animal organizations who

serve the Eastern Shore of Virginia



Important Information:


  • Event shirt (tech) guaranteed to the first 300 registered participants
  • (size not guaranteed)
  • Unique trophies made by local metal craftsman
  • No duplicate awards
  • Participants must keep bib numbers on front
  • Finishing medals
  • After party
  • Each mile marked
  • Age determined by age on race day
  • Professional timing
  • Final race results posted on official website
  • Leashed canines are welcome (doggie water available on course)
  • Baby joggers & strollers welcome
  • Half Marathon course USATF certified (#VA12009RT)
  • Entry fee $40 ($50 after March 31) & Reduced Student Fee (must be fulltime) $20 ($25 after March 31)
  • Rain or shine
  • Sorry no refunds
  • Please make check payable to: Run For The Animals, PO Box 45, Accomac, VA 23301
  • Race Director, Andrea Derby: 757-999-4999 OR e-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


!!!!!   1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th place awards for the top 5 fund-raisers   !!!!!


Official results / timing service provided by Rick and Sharon Brown, members of the Tidewater Striders



Project Outside Dog & Kitty




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