RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond runners are receiving ready to lace up for the Ukropp’s Monument Avenue 10K tomorrow early morning.
Packet pickup commenced yesterday and will carry on this afternoon as component of the Health and fitness and Health and fitness Expo at the Richmond Raceway. The expo is free and open up to the community with about 30 suppliers, dwell tunes and foods vans.
“I’m seriously energized due to the fact this is my initial time jogging 10K,” local runner, Nicole Mason, told 8News. “The previous time that I did the 10K my father was at the finish line for me. He utilized to do marathons himself. Regrettably, he passed away so I’m accomplishing this in honor of him.”
Expo attendees can enter the raceway using Gate 4 off of Laburnum Avenue, or Gate 6 off of Carolina Avenue. Free parking is available.
All contributors must clearly show a image ID to pick up their packet. Expo attendees may well select up yet another registered participant’s packet but will have to convey a duplicate or photograph of that participant’s picture ID.
The Overall health and Fitness Expo will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
In accordance to organizers, tomorrow will be the Monument Avenue 10K’s 24th year jogging. The occasion at this time has around 19,000 registrants. The first wave of runners will commence their race at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 22. For a lot more information, take a look at the Sports activities Backers internet site.