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Short Pump Mile rescheduled for November 8th

October 11, 2015

The area’s largest youth road race, held at Short Pump Town Center, was rained out last weekend.

By Trevor Dickerson, RVA News

Thanks to last weekend’s soggy weather, the annual Short Pump Mile & Express Fun Run at Short Pump Town Center was postponed.

Don’t despair, though–a new date has been set for the area’s largest youth road race. The event will now take place Sunday, November 8th.

Kids age 18 and under will have the opportunity to participate in a one-mile run, and kids age five and under can run in the 400 meter non-timed Fun Run. Every runner will receive a participation medal, shirt, and refreshments.

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