Richmond Raceway will kick off its first September NASCAR playoff race month with the expanded second annual Checkered Flag running race on a new fall date, Saturday, September 8. Runners will now have the option to run in the 10K or 5K, and children ages 14 and under are invited to race in the one mile Kids Run.
This year’s race, which will take runners around the expansive Richmond Raceway Complex property for a unique runners’ view of the facility.
All race participants will receive a Checkered Flag 10K t-shirt and medal along with a voucher for a grandstand ticket to the Federated Auto Parts 400 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on Saturday, September 22. Kids who participate in the Kids Run will receive a t-shirt, medal, and voucher for a grandstand ticket to the Go Bowling 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series race on Friday, September 21. The race will be run in partnership with Bishop’s Events with 25 percent of all proceeds going to Richmond Raceway Cares.
Kids Run: $15
Fees valid through August 15. Course information and packet pickup will be announced at a later date. Check back here for updates.