Blacksburg Striders
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Blacksburg Classic Web site
Draper Mile Web site
Past Results from Other Local Races


Upcoming Events

  • March 14, 2020 (Sunday, 9:00 a.m.): 3rd Shamrock 4 Miler (Blacksburg, VA) CANCELLED! .

  • April 18, 2020 (9:00 a.m.): 3.2 for 32 (Blacksburg, VA). Sharing the responsibility to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus and protect the members of its community, Virginia Tech has altered 2020 Day of Remembrance activities, while still commemorating the 32 students and faculty members who were taken from their loved ones on April 16, 2007. | The 2020 Day of Remembrance Web site | Event Web page

  • May 2, 2020 (9 a.m.): 22nd Annual New River Trail — Dr. Ed Dannelly 10K Run and 5K walk (Galax, VA). Co-Sponsored by Galax Parks and Recreation Department and the New River Trail State Park. Due to the orders of our governor and the continued threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) The New River Trail 10K Run has been cancelled. Instead of our traditional race, we are going to offer a virtual race option for runners who are looking for ways to still compete with others and their own race times. We know everyone has enjoyed our race in the past and our race T-shirts. We still want to provide an opportunity for everyone to participate in this event, but also follow all coronavirus precautions and restrictions.| Web site.

  • May 16, 2020 (8 a.m.): Hustle for the Homeless 5K Run/Walk (downtown Roanoke, VA). “The purpose of the Hustle for the Homeless is two-fold,” says TLOT founder Dawn Sandoval. “The first purpose is to create awareness for the issue of homelessness in the Roanoke Valley. The second is to raise money so we can offer resources to the men and women living on the streets and hopefully help them find affordable housing.” | Web site.

  • October 17, 2020 (10 a.m.): 31st Annual Twin County Regional Healthcare Galax Autumn Days 5K Run (Galax, VA). 1 mile race for kids 12 & under begins at 9:00 a.m. | Web site.

Results from Recent Races

  • February 9, 2020 (Sunday): 35th Annual Blacksburg Classic


  • December 24, 2019 (Tuesday, 1:00 p.m.): Frosty 5k & mile fun run | Web site | Results

  • November 28, 2019 (Thursday): The Blacksburg Turkey Trot (8:30 a.m.) and The Gobble Gobble Kids Dash (8:00 a.m.) in downtown Blacksburg, VA. The Blacksburg Turkey Trot is the perfect mix of fun and fitness on Thanksgiving morning. The 5k course is designed with all skill levels of walkers and runners in mind! It's ideal for first-timers and veteran runners alike. Each participant is asked to bring one canned good or non-perishable to packet pickup (Wednesday, November 27th from 12pm-7pm). More than one is welcomed and encouraged. VA Momentum will consolidate all of the items and ensure they are delivered to the Interfaith Food Pantry. | Results.

  • October 26, 2019 (Noon): Brush Mountain Breakdown. The 12 miler, 7 miler, and 5K fun run (11:30 AM) are all on trails inside Pandapas Park, which is part of the Jefferson National Forest. Each race takes place on trails within the Pandapas Pond system featuring challenging, hilly terrain and creek crossings | Results.

  • October 12, 2019 (11:00 a.m.): Brave Heart 5K (Bisset Park, Radford, VA). Fun Run at 9:30 a.m. Proceeds benefit the American Heart Association. | Results

  • September 22, 2019 (Sunday, 7:00 a.m.): Hokie Half Marathon and 5K Web site. | Results from the races

  • August 2, 2019: The 38th annual Draper Mile. | Event page.

  • July 4, 2019 (Thursdayday, 8 a.m.): 38th Annual Shawsville 5K (Shawsville, VA).Web site. | Overall Results | Age Group Results

  • June 15, 2019 (8:30 p.m.): Eleventh Annual Downtown Sundown 5K (Blacksburg, VA). Run the streets and trails of Blacksburg at sunset! The Downtown Sundown 5K starts and finishes on Draper Road in the heart of the Summer Solstice Street Festival featuring crafts, live music, food, drink, and more. All runners must wear reflective clothing and carry a glow- stick (free to the first 300 runners) or LED light. | Results

  • May 11, 2019 (9:00 a.m.): Huckleberry Jam (Blacksburg, VA). The Huckleberry Jam is a 7.78-mile point-to-point race beginning on the Trail at the corner of Airport Rd. and Country Club Rd (Blacksburg) and finishing at the Christiansburg Rec Center. | Results

  • March 17, 2019 (Sunday, 9:00 a.m.): Shamrock 4 Miler (Blacksburg, VA). | Results

  • May 11, 2019 (9:00 a.m.): Huckleberry Jam (Blacksburg, VA). The Huckleberry Jam is a 7.78-mile point-to-point race beginning on the Trail at the corner of Airport Rd. and Country Club Rd (Blacksburg) and finishing at the Christiansburg Rec Center. | Results


  • October 13, 2018 (9:00 a.m.): Parrot Strut 5K (Warm Hearth Village, Blacksburg, VA). There is also a 1-mile run at 9:45, in which dogs are allowed. 100% of the proceeds from the race benefit the Neighbors in Need fund, which benefits low-income seniors living on Warm Hearth's campus who need assistance with housing and healthcare. | Course Map | Results.

Calendar Archive

For other race calendars, follow links to the Star City Striders race-calendar page, Mountain Junkies, Road Runners Club of America, and race calendars maintained by The Running Journal and RacePacket Event calendar and entry forms for VA, DC, MD and DE

Updated 13 April 2020