K.I.D. 5K (Kiwanis Independence Day 5K)

And they’re off at the 39th Annual KID5K Race

Saturday, July 2, 2022. The 39th annual event has become a summer holiday tradition in our community.  Again this year the event was a big success and proceeds will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Central Blue Ridge as we work to support this amazing organization. We salute Better Living Inc. for stepping up in a most generous way as a signature sponsor of this event for the sixteenth straight year.

RESULTS ARE AVAILABLE at the CTC web site: https://runsignup.com/Race/VA/Charlottesville/KiwanisIndependenceDay5K


The race will start/finish on the grounds of the Lakeside (formerly Sutherland) Middle and Hollymead Elementary School campuses on Saturday, July 2, 2022. The course will be the traditional one through Forest Lakes subdivision.


Registration forms, maps, and more information are available right now at Ragged Mountain Running Shop at 3 Elliewood Avenue (434-293-3367) and on-line at the CTC web site https://runsignup.com/Race/VA/Charlottesville/KiwanisIndependenceDay5K


Packet pick up was at Lakeside Middle School (formerly Sutherland), Friday, July 1 , 4 – 6 p.m. and on race day from 6:30 – 7:15 a.m.


Want to sponsor this event? Send an email to [email protected]

BBBS Facebook post on July 5: “Thank you to the Kiwanis Club of Charlottesville for organizing the 39th Annual Independence Day 5k to benefit BBBS of the Central Blue Ridge. We appreciate your continued support of our mentoring programs.”

We would like to Thank Our Sponsors: