Run, walk, or fly in the Triwizard Tri-Mile Trail Race
on September 1, 2018 (the first day of Hogwarts classes),
Race with us across the Wizarding World and into the Forbidden Forest!
Nellies Cave Park
1900 Grissom Lane ~ Blacksburg, VA
Brooms Up! Race Begins! ~ 9 3/4 o’clock (9:45 a.m.)
Wizard robes optional
Costume Contest! Raffle Prizes! Magical fun for wizards and muggles alike!
Pre-Registration until Aug.15 (includes free t-shirt) Aug. 16- Aug. 31* Sept. 1*
Muggles/Wizards: $25 $30 $35
Muggles/Wizards Team of 4: $80 $90 $100
Muggles/Wizards under age 6: free (no shirt) free free
*T-shirt not guaranteed
Virtual racers invited to participate
Proceeds benefit Literacy Volunteers of the New River Valley.
Join the battle against illiteracy!
Event description: The Triwizard Tri-Mile (just short of a 5K) Trail Race is for runners and walkers/hikers of all skill level. The hilly course winds through Nellies Cave Park fields and dirt trails and through mowed grass field trails in The Meadows - which is located off of South Main Street in Blacksburg, VA. A water station will be provided mid-course. Strollers/joggers are not recommended due to a section that is technical single-track through the woods. Dogs must be well-behaved and leashed at all times. The race will start at 9:45 a.m. and there will be a noon cut-off for the event. Timing is being generously provided by Runabout Sports.
Friday, August 31
Hogwarts Check-In/Enrollment at Runabout Sports in Blacksburg:
Pick up race packet or register at the store the evening before the race.
Please bring a form of ID
Saturday, September 1:
Hogwarts Check-In/Enrollment at the Nellies Cave Park Shelter:
Pick up your race packet or complete day-of registration beginning at 8 am.
Please bring a form of ID. If your leashed furry friend is participating, please bring bags for clean-up.
9 ¾ o’clock (9:45 am)
Brooms Up! The Race Begins!
Runners will race at 9:45 am. Walkers will begin their race right behind the runners.
After you finish the race, stick around for an awards ceremony, costume contest,
photos with Potter characters, quidditch fun, and more!
Door prizes provided by our sponsors will take place after the race (must be present to win).
All entry fees are non-refundable
Event held rain or shine
Goblets of Fire trophies to top male and female victors.
Triwizard medals to male and female winner of each age group:
Under 12, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and older
Can’t come out on the day of the event to participate?
You can run/walk any day/any time and we’ll send you your race shirt!
Register here or call (540) 382-7262 for more information