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Our History

The Genworth Virginia 10 Miler held its first race in 1974. The events’ growth over the years has been an exciting journey, as we have watched participants challenge themselves, families grow closer, the running community become stronger, and so many runners reach milestones they once only dreamed of. The Genworth Virginia 10 Miler has had the privilege of hosting many elite runners over the years, including Bill Rogers, Frank Shorter, Rod Dixon, and Joan Benoit Samuelson.

 

Since 2007, stewardship of the The Genworth Virginia 10 Miler has been held by the Lynchburg Road Runners Club, a proud member of the Road Runners Club of America. The Lynchburg Road Runners Club has been promoting fitness through running for over 30 years in the Lynchburg community. Click here for more info.

 

In 2017, 3,394 participants came from 36 states and 10 countries to take part in The Genworth Virginia 10 Miler events. 1,275 volunteers came together to help the 2017 events be better than ever before.

 

Join us as we embark on the 45th year of The Genworth Virginia 10 Miler in September 28-29, 2018!

Recent News

  • The Run Down, Race Week

    View the Race Week edition of The Run Down here. Don’t miss important Virginia 10 Miler info and announcements. Subscribe to our newsletter on our website homepage.
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    20.09.2017
  • Race Week Event Schedule

    Don’t miss out on any race events this week. Find everything you need to know on our Race Day webpage and in our race guide. Questions? Visit our FAQ page.   Thursday, Sept. 21 Lynchburg College Lecture featuring Molly Huddle Free and open to the public! 6:30 p.m. Sydnor Performance Cente...
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    20.09.2017
  • Post-race Celebration at Apocalypse Ale Works

    CELEBRATE CROSSING OUR FINISH LINE! You’re invited to a post-race celebration on Sunday, September 24, at Apocalypse Ale Works! Virginia 10 Miler “Finish Lime” specialty beer on tap Live Music by Out of the Box (2-5 p.m.) Centra Food Truck on premises Pick up age group awards for t...
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    14.09.2017