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October Runs in and around Ashburn

Living in and around Ashburn and looking to bump up your fitness regime by partaking in a run? Whether you are a novice runner or a seasonal, Ashburn and its neighboring cities has plenty of opportunities in store for you for the month of October.

One Sparrow 10K/5K Run
When: October 3, 2015 at 7 am
City: Ashburn
Where: Capital Community Church ,
20430 Ashburn Village Blvd Ashburn, VA 20152
Registration fee: Running-5K – Individual – $35.00
Running-1 Mile – Individual Age group- $20.00
Running-1 Mile – Children 5 and Under – FREE
Running-10K – Individual Age group – $45.00

Leesburg 5k 10k benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project
When: October 4, 2015
City: Leesburg
Where: 510 Principal Drummond SE, Leesburg, 20175
Registration Fees
5 K– $30
10 K– $45

Cherry Blossom Walk, Run and Pooch Prance
When: October 11, 2015
Where: Sanders Corner Elementary School
43100 Ashburn Farm Parkway, Ashburn, VA).
Registration Fee:
Individual – $35
Teams of 10 or more members -$25 per person.
Teams of 9 or less members – $35 per person.

The 9th Annual Fall Fundraisers features both walk/run courses for 3 miles. Dogs are welcome, so dress them up for the Pinkest Pooch Competition as prizes will be awarded!

Northwest Federal Credit Union Neon Night, Glow Run
When: October 10
City: Herndon
Where: Northwest Federal Credit Union • 200 Spring Street Herndon, VA 20170
Registration Fee:
Individual – $35.00
1-Mile Glow Run – Glow Team, Family & Friends – $30.00
5K Glow Run – Individual – $45.00
5K Glow Run – Glow Team, Family & Friends – $40.00

This 5K and 1-mile run is all about fun! This un-timed run benefits the NWFCU Foundation in support of local children’s charities. So get ready to dazzle with glow sticks and all things bright and shiny!

Cascades MelaNoMore 5K
When: October 25
Registration Fee:
5k (Early Registration) – $27.00
5k (Registration) – $32.00
Fun Run (Registration) – $10.00

The Cascades MelaNoMore 5K Run/Walk is held in honor and memory of Trish, who passed away in 2013. The goal of this event is to help raise awareness about the dangers of melanoma, the warning signs to be aware of, preventative measures and to raise funds for the Melanoma Research Foundation for research, education, and effective treatments for melanoma.