We are changing things up. Out with the old and in with the new! No more FirstRun 5k, but we are kicking off a new event – The Resolution Run & Walk with 5k and 1 Mile distances for all!
Share your Running Resolution during registration and be entered to win a pair of Hoka One One running shoes!
Date & Time
December 31, 2018
Run or walk either distance. Youth 14 and under can run or walk either distance for free.
This event is not timed. There will be a race clock at the finish line.
• 1 Mile
Champlain Valley Expo
105 Pearl Street
Essex Junction, Vermont 05452
• 1:30 – 3:15pm: Race day registration and packet pickup
• 3:30pm: 5k and 1 Mile run and walk begin.
Registrations opened Monday, November 5.
First 100 Registered $17
Registered Runners 101 – 200: $22
Registered Runners 201 – 300: $27
Registered Runners 301 – 400: $32
Registered Runners 400 and up: $35
Youth ages 14 and under run for free but must register.
Soup and hot cocoa from Hotel Vermont
Cookies from Hannaford
Bonfires at start/finish and on course
Large clock at finish line, no official results
Indoor space and restrooms available in Blue Ribbon Pavilion
Heathered Pom Pom Beanie- $20
One size fits most
100% acrylic, lightweight, soft and warm with a wool-like feel.
Purchase online at registration and limited supply will be available on race day.
Pick-up Saturday, December 29 – Sunday, December 30, 2018
SKIRACK, 85 Main Street, Burlington, VT
Saturday, December 29: 10:00am – 7:00pm
Sunday, December 30: 11:00am – 5:00pm
Race-day registration and packet pick-up
Champlain Valley Expo, 105 Pearl Street, Essex Junction, Vermont 05452
Monday, December 31, 2018: 1:30pm – 3:15pm
Bring your 2018 Resolution Run bib to SKIRACK between December 29, 2018, and January 10, 2019, and get 15% off your running gear purchase (shoes, clothing, and accessories). Discount does NOT apply to sale-priced items.
Resolution Run will take place in any reasonable weather. If the course or conditions are deemed unsafe by race officials or the venue’s safety officials, the event may be modified or canceled. There are no refunds. For last minute changes or information on the status of this event, please go to our Facebook page or the top of this race page.
Would you like to support our Resolution Run runners and walkers? Please click here to check out our volunteer opportunities and to sign up.
The 2018 race is not part of the series. Resolution Run 2019 will be the last race in the series.
Looking for a new challenge in 2019? Run the RunVermont Grand Prix Race Series!
New for 2019 – You can run four races and volunteer at one instead of running all five races.
Complete the 2019 Grand Prix to receive a one of a kind RunVermont Grand Prix Jacket.
More Info Here
A portion of race proceeds go to supporting RunVermont Youth Programming.