Virtual Veterans VA5K

Sat November 7 - Sun November 8, 2020 Lexington, KY US 40511 RaceJoy Ready
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Virtual Veterans VA5K Event

$38 Registration ends November 8, 2020 at 11:59pm EST
Lexington, KY US 40511

The 5th Annual "Virtual" Veterans VA5K Race will be held Saturday, Nov. 7 through Sunday, Nov. 8. The event will benefit the Lexington Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the soon-to-be-constructed Lexington Fisher House, which will provide lodging for the families of veterans being treated at the medical center. The Lexington Division of Community Corrections and Columbia Gas of Kentucky and its NiVets Employee Resource Group are presenting and coordinating sponsors of the event.  


Cost: Advanced registration, through Oct. 21, is $38 per adult participant age 18 and older, $20 for youths under 18, and $35 per member for teams of 10 or more. Starting Oct. 22nd through the day of the event, an additional $5 will be charged per registrant.

Shirts are guaranteed for mailing only for participants who register by Oct. 25th. Registration is open through Nov. 7. 

Submitting Race Timing: Return to the race website,, starting Nov. 6 to submit your timing under your registration profile. All times must be entered by 4 pm Sunday, Nov. 8. 

Awards: Competitive participants can enter their finish times on an honor system. Prizes will go to the top 5 male and female finishers overall and top 3 finishers in each of the following age groups: 10 & Under, 11-15, 16-20, 21-25, 26-30, 31-35, 36-40, 41-45, 46-50, 51-60, 61-70, 71-100, and over 100. There will be no duplication of awards. Prizes will be mailed to winners. 

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Free Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!
(Race organizers are providing this as an included service.)

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the Virtual Veterans VA5K.

Carry your phone and use RaceJoy to add to your race experience with these key features:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive GPS-based progress alerts at mile points on the course for current pace and estimated finish time.
  • Post to your Facebook and Twitter walls.
  • Have friends and family track your performance.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Supporting spectators can track your blue dot moving along the course from home or at the race site.
  • NearMe proximity alerts notify spectators when you are drawing near.
  • Find each other using RaceJoy’s MeetUp tool.


  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

The Virtual Veterans VA5K is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy

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