Register for the 2012 Ringing in Hope
Online Registration is Now Closed; However, You Can Still Register In Person. Please CLICK HERE for Details!
Ring in the New Year in style by taking part in the third annual Ringing In Hope, Walk, Run & Fun winter event! This festive event takes place on December 31st, 2012 and will feature a 10K & 5K Race, and a 1K fun run/walk at Brambleton Town Center! Bring your family and friends toring in hope for the participating charities located right in your own backyard!
Here are just a few of the things you will enjoy:
- Hors D'oeuvres Served at Finish Line (Service on a Silver Platter!)
- Family Fun Activities (Tattoos, Moon Bounce, Music and More!)
- Changing Room and Shower Facilities Available at Sport & Health!
- Team Competitions
- A Silent Auction, Great Prizes and Give Aways!
- Stay Post Race to Eat & Celebrate at Brambleton Town Center Plaza, the Official Host and Title Sponsor of Ringing In Hope!
Brambleton Town Center- Main Plaza Brambleton / Ashburn, VA
42395 Ryan Road, Brambleton (Ashburn) Virginia
Date and Time
December 31, 2012 (New Year’s Eve)
1K Walk/Fun Run: 12:30 pm
10K/5K Race: 1:00 pm
(Family Fun activities 11 am – 2 pm)
All Ages Welcome
New 1k for 2012:
*1K Walk/Fun $12 up until November 1; After November 1, $14
*Maximum 1K Walk/Fun Run charge per family; $25
(Walkers under 12 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian)
*If parent/guardian is registered for 10K or 5K race, parent/guardian is free for 1K event
*Children 3 and under free.
The 1K walk will now become a 1K walk/fun run! Parents MUST accompany any children under the age of 14.
All race day registration will take place outdoors in order to accommodate the growing number of participants.
Loudoun Habitat for Humanity
Make-A-Wish Foundation® of the Mid-Atlantic
Loudoun Abused Women's Shelter (LAWS)
Inova Mobile Health Services ("Mobile Hope")
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Timing and Scoring Commonwealth Race Management, a division of Potomac River Running, will provide professional race management and state of the art electronic timing.
Walk around Brambleton
Bring family and friends along for the 1K walk/run ! The 1K event will be led by a pace guide. All registered walkers will receive bells to ring in hope as well as a participation medal.
In both the 10K and 5K valuable merchandise or gift certificates will be given to the top 3 overall men and top 3 women as well as the top 3 male and female finishers in the following age groups: 14 under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, and 80 & over. There will also be drawings during the post-race ceremony - you must be present to win random prizes.
10K & 5K Co-ed Team Competition
Form a team of up to ten runners and compete in the Open Co-Ed category. The fastest four runners score with a minimum of one man and one woman in the first four. Get your running buddies, family, friends, and co-workers together and have fun challenging other teams. A trophy will be awarded to the fastest team .
The event offers a uniquely designed commemorative long sleeve t-shirt to registrants in the 10K & 5K. Sizes are available are Unisex Adult S, M, L, X, XX and XXX. T-shirts are only guaranteed to those who register by December 20, 2012. Runners will receive the t-shirt size they have ordered as indicated on their bib in order to help ensure participants receive what they requested.
Packet Pickup Prior to Race Day and Late Registration
Details are being finalized at this time and will be announced as soon as they are available.
Race Day Packet Pickup and Registration
Race (and walk) registration can take place in one of four ways:
1.) Registering here online
2.) By mailing in a form with payment www.ringinginghope.com
3.) At one of the two pre-race packet pickups
Friday, December 28, 2012 – Pre Race Packet Pickup
4 pm - 7 pm
Potomac River Running
1601 Village Market Blvd. SE Unit 120
Leesburg, VA 20175
Saturday, December 29—Pre Race Packet Pickup
9 am – 12 pm
Brambleton Sport & Health
42365 Soave Drive
Brambleton, VA 20148
4.) On race day at the race site:
December 31 -- Brambleton Town Center –
Main Plaza 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM
42395 Ryan Road
Brambleton, VA 20148
***Early bird registration is open until November 1, 2012 until midnight. (extended until November 16, 2012)
Picking Up Bibs and Packets for Your Friends and Family
We do allow runners to pick up bibs and t-shirts for their friends. Please note that t-shirts cannot be mailed. You will not need to show us your ID or copies of their ID to pick up bibs for anyone other than yourself.
There is plenty of parking within the two garages at Brambleton Town Center. Should overflow parking be required, there is additional parking in the Brambleton Town Center parking lots.
Strollers and baby joggers are welcome, but must start at the back of the pack as a safety precaution for the other participants.
If you are interested in volunteering for this fun event, please send an email with "Ringing In Hope Volunteer" in the subject line to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Service hours are also available to volunteers. All volunteers must be accompanied by an adult if under the age of 14.
Click here to view the event organizer's website: www.ringinginhope.com
Directions to the Race Site
Directions From Fairfax VA
Head west on Main St. toward Chain Bridge Rd. 1.6 mi. Continue onto US-50 W/Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy 11.2 mi. Turn right at VA-606 E/Loudoun County Pkwy 0.9 mi. Take the first left onto Evergreen Mills Rd. 1.5 mi. Turn right at Belmont Ridge Rd./State Route 659 1.5 mi. Turn left at Creighton Rd. 0.3 mi. Take the first right onto Olympia Dr. 0.4 mi. Take the first left onto Soave Dr. 0.1 mi. Take the first right onto Brambleton Plaza
Directions From Leesburg VA
Take the ramp onto US-15 S/VA-7 W/Leesburg Bypass 1.1 mi. Take the ramp to Dulles Airport/Washington 0.6 mi. Merge onto VA-267 E 4.8 mi. Take exit 4 for VA-659 0.6 mi. Turn right at Belmont Ridge Rd./SR 659 2.7 mi. Continue onto Northstar Blvd. 0.9 mi. Turn left at Ryan Rd. 0.2 mi. Take the first right on Olympia Dr 0.1 mi. Take the first right onto Regal Wood Dr. 0.1 mi. Take the first left onto Brambleton Plaza
Directions From Manassas VA
Turn left at VA-28 N 10.7 mi. Continue to follow VA-28 N Merge onto US-50 W via the ramp to Winchester 5.5 mi. Turn right at Loudoun County Pkwy 0.9 mi. Take first left onto Evergreen Mills Rd. 1.5 mi. Turn right at Belmont Ridge Rd. 1.5 mi. Turn left at Creighton Rd. 0.3 mi. Take first right onto Olympia Dr. 0.4 mi. Take first left onto Soave Dr. 0.1 mi. Take the first right onto Brambleton Plaza
Directions from DC/McLean
Head northwest on VA Route 123 (Chain Bridge Rd. 4.7 mi. Merge onto VA-267 W via Dulles ramp 16.4 mi. Take exit 7 Loudoun County Pkwy toward VA-607 0.3 mi. Turn left at Loudoun County Pkwy 1.7 mi. Turn right at Ryan Rd. 1.3 mi. Turn left at Belmont Ridge Rd. 0.2 mi. Take first right onto Regal Wood Dr. 0.5 mi. Turn left at Brambleton Plaza