Saturday, November 21, 2020

RUN and submit times through RaceJoy anytime November 1 - 29, 2020 to appear on the leaderboard!

Half - $70
10K - $55
** Get 20% off by going through one of our race ambassadors (they are posting on social media and using #starcityhalf as well as commenting on posts)


Deadline – November 21, 2020

1. Run the event in Roanoke – on your own.  There will be two course options. First option is the original course (same as last year) and the second option is a Greenway course we have planned out, starting and finishing at Black Dog Salvage.  Overall awards will be given to those that run the Roanoke courses.

2. Complete your race virtually any time during the month of November. If you are unable to participate on the official course(s) in Roanoke, you will have the opportunity to participate virtually anytime from Sunday, November 1 – Sunday, November 29. A special category of awards will be offered.

3. Defer your registration to next year’s event at no cost.

4. Donate your race entry to Virginia Amateur Sports which is a 501(c)(3) organization.

Click Here for more detailed info.

  • New finishing medal (new logo)
  • Finishing decals
  • Improved quality long sleeve t-shirt
  • Race bibs
  • Branded Finish line (your supporters can provide a pop-up finish line!)
  • $10 gift card to Downtown Roanoke, which can be used at downtown restaurants, breweries/tasting rooms, retail stores etc.
  • First 350 that sign up will receive a $10 Dick’s gift certificate
Virtual Race packets (delivered via email on 11/23/2020)

Details regarding awards can be found here - category breakdowns, etc.

 - Run one of the 2 official courses with RaceJoy to be considered for the Male/Female Overall and Male/Female Masters Overall Awards - Half Marathon & 10K options based on your registration.   

 - Run anywhere with RaceJoy (not one of the Roanoke courses) and you will be in the running for a separate award based on time (for both races).

 - Best Photo on your chosen race course and Best Finishline Photos will be entered via social media using #starcityhalf - winners will receive gift certificates for lunch or dinner at the Hotel Roanoke.
Be Sure to FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA for opportunities to win additional prizes!!
Prizes will be from Hotel Roanoke and the Mast General Store!
 Use our hashtag 

Last Day to Book: Thursday, October 29, 2020
Book your group rate for Star City Half Marathon

Hotel Roanoke – Visit their website for packages 
Check out the newest attractions at the hotel – The Pine Room & 1882 Lobby Bar


            Special Thanks to our 2020 Sponsors
Roanoke & Lynchburg    

2020 Virtual Packet (coming soon)

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Richfield Flyer
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2019 Results

All dates, times, locations and formats are tentative at this time. Virginia Amateur Sports reserves the right to make changes to the sport information noted on this page. Some dates, locations and times may change due to registration numbers. Participants are encouraged to check sport info often for any changes.

*Athletes need to provide their own personal injury insurance for participation in all Virginia Amateur Sports events.