19th Annual The Varmint 1/2 Marathon and 5K
|Saturday, June 09, 2012
Burkes Garden Community Center
4077 Burkes Garden Rd.
Burkes Garden, Virginia 24651
Event Organizer Website
Half marathon and 5K runs through beautiful Burkes Garden, VA. SFTC King & Queen race, and Long Distance Series race. SFTC members receive preregistration discount. Special finisher's medal for 1/2 Marathon and the famous sheep trophies for age group winners! Only preregistered runners are guaranteed a shirt.
Race Day Schedule:
6:30 a.m. - 13.1 Non-competitive Walk
8:00 a.m. - The Varmint 1/2 Marathon & 5K
11:00 - 1 mile Varmint Dash (12 & under)
The Varmint 13.1:
$40 by June 1, $50 June 2-9th. $2 discount to register on-line
$20 by June 1, $25 June 2-9th. $2 discount to register on-line
The Varmint Dash - Free!
On-Line Registration Closes, EST:
June 7th, 2012 - Midnight
Read the Story of The Varmint
The Varmint of Burke's Garden was the name given to a coyote that terrorized the community of Burke's Garden, Virginia, in 1952. The animal killed over 400 registered sheep and caused damages in excess of $32,000 before being killed. Read more... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Varmint_of_Burke%27s_Garden