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Ukrop's Monument Avenue 10k presented by Kroger Announces Schedule of Events

RICHMOND, VA – With over 25,000 runners and walkers registered to participate, the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k presented by Kroger is set for Saturday, April 13. The event is the fourth largest 10k road race in the country and is celebrating its 20th running in 2019. The Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k will again serve as the Collegiate Running Association 10k Road Race National Championship, with several thousand collegiate runners participating in the race.

Packet pick-up and walk-up registration for the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k and Virginia529 Kids Run is available at the TowneBank Health and Fitness Expo, held at the Arthur Ashe Center, on Thursday, April 11 from 3:00pm-9:00pm and Friday, April 12 from 11:00am-9:00pm. Free parking is available at the expo. All registered participants must pick up their packets at the expo. There is no race-day packet pick up. Participants may also walk up and register on race day at the Siegel Center, adjacent to the start line, from 7:00am-10:00am.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Thursday, April 11

3 p.m. – 9 p.m.                 TowneBank Health and Fitness Expo/Packet Pick-Up at the Ashe Center

5:00 p.m.                           Bart Yasso Meet and Greet

Friday, April 12

11 a.m. – 9 p.m.               TowneBank Health and Fitness Expo/Packet Pick-Up at the Ashe Center

3:00 p.m.                         Bart Yasso Meet and Greet

Saturday, April 14                           

6:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.     Race Day Shuttle Service (Advance ticket required)

7 a.m. – 10 a.m.               On-site walk up registration (no packet pick-up) at the Siegel Center

7 a.m. – 10 a.m.               Dress Up & Run Contest check-in (north side of Broad Street,

near Shafer Street and Start Line)

7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.      Bike Valet service available on Franklin Street near Laurel Street

7:30 a.m.                            Blessing of the Runners at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart

For more info, contact the Office of Vocations, Catholic Diocese of Richmond (804-359-5661)

7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.            Bag Check available on Franklin Street near Laurel Street

8:00 a.m.                           Virginia529 Kids Run starts on Park Avenue near Harrison Street

8:30 a.m.                            Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10k START – in waves at Broad & Harrison

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.                  SUBWAY Post Race Festival on Laurel Street and S. Cathedral Place/Floyd Ave.

10:00 a.m.                          Awards Ceremony on main stage in post-race festival, near West Main & Laurel