Sixth Annual Loudoun Lyme 5K/10K/1K

This event posted by: orock

Sunday, May 15, 2016
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Brambleton Town Center
22855 Brambleton Plaza
Ashburn, VA 20148
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In 2009, Loudoun County led the Northern Virginia region in reported Lyme disease cases.  According to the CDC, the United States has 38,000 new cases of Lyme each year.  However, the disease is difficult to diagnose and the actual figure may be 10 times as great.

Sixth Annual Loudoun Lyme 5K/10K and 1K Fun Run

On May 15, 2016, the 6th Annual Loudoun Lyme 5K/10K/1K will drive awareness and raise money to help find a cure for Lyme disease – the number one tick-borne illness in the United States. The Loudoun Lyme 5K/10K will also feature a 1K fun run, as well as an information fair to educate the public about Lyme disease, its causes, symptoms and treatments.

When: Sunday, May 15, 2016
Where: Brambleton Town Center
22855 Brambleton Plaza
Ashburn, VA 20148

Start Times:  

10k: 8 AM
5K: 8:10 AM
1K: 9:30 AM

Virtual Race: You pick the time, place, and date! But we recommend joining in the fun May 15 virtually from your location!

  • Kick-off ceremony to include local politicians
  • Family-friendly and fun event
  • Timed 5K and 10K
  • Untimed 1K fun run
  • DJ and music
  • Information fair – health professionals and specialists, county officials, veterinarians, local vendors


10k/5K and 1K:
$25 – January 31
$30 – February 1 – May 11
$35 – Packet pick up and race day

Ages 13 & Under:
$20 – January 31
$25 – February 1 – May 11
$30 – Packet pick up and race day

  • All paying participants receive a t-shirt*
  • Free admission to information fair to participants, families, and friends

On-line registration will close on the Wednesday before the event.

Packet Pick-Up: Friday – 12:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday  – 8:00 to 12:00pm

DryHome Roofing & Siding
45921 Maries Road, Suite 100
Sterling, VA 20166

Event day registration and packet pick-up begins at 6:00 a.m.
*Cannot guarantee t-shirt size for event-day registrants.

The Beneficiary of the Event

The National Capital Lyme  Disease Association is committed to helping patients diagnosed with tick-borne infections through education, support, and review of public policies concerning these diseases. NatCapLyme encourages individuals to advocate for themselves in their goal to regain their health. The organization offers regular patient support group meetings throughout Virginia, information, speakers, and news updates on legislative and scientific developments. NatCapLyme educates government policy makers and legislators on Lyme & tick-borne diseases and raises funds to support Lyme research.

NatCapLyme is designated as a 501(c) (3) organization by the Internal Revenue Service; your donation is tax deductible.

All net proceeds will go directly to NatCapLyme and will be used to educate the public and physicians about symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and methods of prevention.

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