Vienna River Road Race registration begins today

Registration for Saturday morning’s Vienna River Road Race – a 5-mile run and a 5K walk – begins this evening at the Vienna Community Building, where runners, walkers and children participating in the Kids Races can register from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Registration continues Saturday morning from 6:30 to 7:45 for runners and walkers and until 9 a.m. For those particiipating in the Kids races.

Runners will start at 8 a.m. from the Jackson Middle School athletic field, with the walkers starting five minutes later.

Runners will proceed down 34th Street to Grand Central Avenue, turning left at 55th Street and onto River Road.

Runners stay on River Road until they reach 32nd Street, taking it to Grand Central and turning right onto 34th Street for the stretch run to the finish line back inside the stadium.

Walkers also leave the stadium by way of 34th Street and turn onto Grand Central, before turning left at 41st Street and left again onto River Road. Once they reach 34th Street, they take it back to the stadium.

Entry fee is $15 for the Vienna River Roae Race while the Kids races are free.

Awards will be presented to the first three male and female overall finisher sand the winning masters male and female in both the run and walk divisions as well as the top three finishers in the following age groups: 4-and-under, 5-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79 and 80-and over.

All entrants will receive a T-shirt. Door prizes will be available.

For more information, contact race director Louis Molinaro at 304-295-5088.