Registration opens for 2016 Monument Avenue 10K

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Registration for the 17th annual Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K presented by MARTIN’S is now open!

“The 10K is a fantastic celebration of an active lifestyle,” said Meghan Keogh, race director for the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K. “It is one of Richmond’s best annual traditions and a great way to bring together families and friends for an exciting community event.”

 

Those who want to sign up for the April 9, 2016 event can do so online.

For today only, registrants can save $3 by using the special Cyber Monday promo code ITSHERE on any 10K registration. The offer is valid until 11:59 p.m. for the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K, Virginia 529 Kids Run and the YMCA 10K Training Team.”

For the first time, the 10K will use block registration along with youth pricing. The opening block is taking the first 7,500 entries. Starting December 1, the rate will be $30 for adults and $20 for youth under the age of 14. Overall registration will be capped at 30,000.

Anyone who completes the 10K race will receive a custom event medal to recognize their accomplishment!

Registration is also open for the Virginia 529 Kids Run and the YMCA 10K Training Team.

The YMCA 10K Training Team is “a 10-week program designed to prepare runners and walkers alike for the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K. The YMCA 10K Training Team kicks off on January 30 at 18 locations in the Richmond area, with a $55 fee during the first block. Registration includes entry into the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K.”

Once the first 7,500 spots have been claimed, registration will re-open at a later date with a $35 fee for adults and $25 fee for youth under the age of 14, along with a $60 fee for the YMCA 10K Training Team. The Virginia 529 Kids Run entry fee is $15 through January 31, 2016, and rises to $20 on February 1.

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