Race Details

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Vir-tus

/weer-toos/

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1. Virtus: a specific virtue in Ancient Rome.  It carries connotations of valor, excellence, courage, character, and worth.

 

The 4th Annual Virtus Race runs through the beautiful Bosque. Starting and ending at the Old Alameda Bridge just north of Alameda’s Rio Grande Open Space parking lot. The well marked trails through the Bosque are among the best fall terrain in the city.

All proceeds benefit Oak Grove Classical Academy, for more information visit www.oakgroveclassical.com.

Awards for 1st place will be given for Women’s and Men’s division in both the 5K and 10K events. Strollers and pets allowed in the family friendly Kids K, 1 mile Fun Run, immediately following the completion of the 5K and 10k events.

Location

Old Alameda Bridge, Albuquerque, NM

Parking Map - Alameda Blvd NW and Kelly Summers Rd NW ( http://binged.it/15jNjE9 )

Date

Saturday – October 25, 2014

Schedule

10K – 8:00 am
5K – 9:00 am
Kids K – 10 am

* Awards to be presented promptly after each race.

Fees

Event

Early Bird

(before Oct 10)

Oct-11

through Race Day

5k-Individual

$35

$40

5k-Team (APIAL XC teams only)

$20

$25

10K-Individual

$45

$50

Kid’s K-Individual

$15

$20

Directions

East Side Albuquerque: From I-25 exit Alameda Blvd. and head west approximately 3.5 miles to Kelly Summers Rd, just before Alameda Bridge. (See map link above)

West Side Albuquerque: From Coors Bypass/Rio Rancho Blvd. take Alameda Blvd. east approximately 2.5 miles to Kelly Summers Rd, just after Alameda Bridge. (See map link above)

- Ample parking available just south of Alameda Blvd in the Alameda Rio Grande Open Space Parking Lot.

- From parking lot cross under Alameda Blvd on the footbridge to the Old Alameda Bridge for the staging area and starting line.

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