The Running Page

The Running Page

Welcome to FM99’s Running Page! Your local resource to some of the best marathons and walks in the Hampton Roads Area.

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Norfolk – Heart of Ghent 10k
September 20th – 8am

We’re proud to announce the return of the Heart of Ghent 10K coming to the historic streets of Ghent in Norfolk, Virginia on September 20, 2014.

Screen Shot 2014-03-28 at 12.08.46 PMHeart of Ghent 10K and Kid’s Fun Run rings in the fall season to historic Ghent in Norfolk with a fit, festive, charitable family oriented run/walk through the historic and scenic Ghent neighborhood. With its unique blend of fine restaurants, boutiques, cafes, shopping, professional services, and quiet residential neighborhoods, Norfolk’s Historic Ghent is an ideal location for this great event returning after its successful inaugural year. This event is already becoming a “don’t miss” race on the regional running calendar.

Five bands will be playing at party zones along the course to keep runners engergized and spectators entertained.

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Norfolk – South Norfolk Jordan Bridge River Run
October 12, 8AM

bannerJoin us Sunday October 12, 2014 for the third annual South Norfolk Jordan Bridge River Run. The Jordan Bridge offers a convenient, alternative way to cross the Elizabeth River between South Norfolk (Chesapeake) and Portsmouth. Modern in both engineering and design, it replaced the existing Jordan Bridge that was closed in November 2008. The 5,375-foot-long, 169 foot high bridge features two 12-foot-wide traffic lanes, two 8-foot-wide shoulders and an 8-foot-wide pedestrian sidewalk. The pedestrian sidewalk is separated from traffic by a concrete barrier. The 5K race course will proceed out and back over the 169 foot bridge span making it the most challenging race course in the area treating you to panoramic views of Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake and Portsmouth from the top.

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Virginia Beach – The FM99 Christmas Wish 5k
November 15th, 9AM

PrintFM99’s Christmas Wish has been a tradition for over 25 years. On November 15th, FM99 and Mettle Events will be hosting the Christmas Wish 5k at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront to benefit FM99’s Christmas Wish fund. Registrants can take part in a 5k or a 1 mile Fun Run along the Virginia Beach boardwalk. This highly anticipated race will raise money to help those in need this holiday season.

 

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