Halloween 5K and Monster Mile

Saturday, October 24th, 2020
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Stafford Race Series

Join us for Stafford’s premier race series! Sign up and run all four races to receive a commemorative race series medal and gift on completion of final race.

This is the 3rd annual Stafford Race Series! We have added a new race for 2020, the Veteran's Day 10K and 1 Mile. 


5K Course

5K Race begins at 8:35 am

It’s a Stafford Halloween tradition!  Run with us on October 24th and take on Halloween Hill in the 5K!  Kids can run the Monster Mile!  Costumes are encouraged and prizes are given to the best costumes.

Halloween Course is a keyhole course that starts and ends on Mine Road in front of the JRSSC and goes up the infamous Halloween Hill (Embrey Mill Road), looping through the newest section of the neighborhood, returning down Halloween Hill on to Mine Road to the finish line. Each course is a USATF Certified Course.

1 Mile Course


Girls mile begins at 8:00 AM.

Boys mile begins at 8:15 AM.

Note: The 1 mile course is for children ages 12 and under.

USATF Certified Out and back course on Embrey Mill community on roads.

Jeff Rouse Swim and Sport Center

Jeff Rouse Swim and Sport Center
1600 Mine Road
Stafford, VA 22554
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Jeff Rouse Swim and Sport Center
1600 Mine Road
Stafford, VA 22554

Registration Fees

Halloween 5K: $30
Price will increase after September 20th, 2020

1 Mile Run: $15
Price will increase after September 20th, 2020


Packet Pickup

Thursday, October 22 and Friday, October 23 from 5 pm until 7 pm at the Jeff Rouse Swim and Sport Center.

Packets will not be mailed. Remaining race packets may be picked up at the event beginning at 6:00 a.m. at the Jeff Rouse Swim and Sport Center.

Awards & Categories

Overall: Top 3 Men and Women
Age Groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over – Top 3 Men and Women

Result Timing

Chip Timing using Chronotrack Bib Tags provided by Race Timing Unlimited. Gun and Chip times will be recorded. All awards are based on Gun Time.

2019 race results will be updated after the race and can be viewed via the link below.

Important Notice

To ensure runner safety, unregistered runners, unauthorized vehicles, bicycles, skateboards, roller skates, roller blades, the wearing of headphones, or running with dogs are prohibited on the course. Baby joggers and strollers are permitted on the course for participants that wish to walk. Please be mindful of runners.

For more information, questions or concerns, please visit the Jeff Rouse Swim and Sport Center’s website or by calling (540) 318-6332.

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