Charm City Run Events is proud to be the official timer of the 6th Annual YDC Apple Capital Jingle Bell 5k! The race benefits the Winchester Youth Development Center, a six acre campus comprised of agencies committed to providing area youth with the opportunity for recreational and educational programs focused on their total development. A portion of the proceeds will also benefit the Shenandoah University Track & Field program.
More information on the Winchester Youth Development Center can be found on the organization’s official website at www.myydc.org.
$25 until October 31
$29 from November 1 to November 30
$35 from December 1 to December 6
$39 at packet pickup and on race day
Frosty Fun Run (Kids ages 5-12)
$10 until December 6
$15 at packet pickup and on race day
Please Note: Race-day registration WILL be available this year – runners are encouraged to pre-register online to guarantee receipt of a race shirt. The race will be held rain or shine (or snow!), and registration fees are non-refundable.
Packet Pick Up
Packets will be available for pick up on the following dates:
Friday, December 8 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at Wilkins Shoe Center on the Downtown Mall
Saturday, December 9 from 6:30 AM – 8:15 AM at the start/finish line (Pickup for the Frosty Fun Run will end at 7:45 AM)
Due to time constraints on race day, we HIGHLY ENCOURAGE participants to pick up packets on Friday.
Old Court House Civil War Museum
20 North Loudon Street
Winchester, VA 22601
Wilkins Shoe Center
7 South Loudon Street
Winchester, VA 22601
5k & Frosty Fun Run participants who register by December 1st are guaranteed to receive a race t-shirt (sizes and availability cannot be guaranteed after December 1st). The 5k race is chip-timed, and there will be a water station on the course, and water & sports drink at the finish line. Course marshals will direct racers at all major turns. A post-race party at Piccadilly’s Public House is also included with each race entry.
The 5k course starts and ends at the Civil War Courthouse on Loudon Street in Old Town Winchester. The course is flat and fast through Downtown Winchester. The Frosty Fun Run will travel approximately .5 miles down the Loudon Street Mall.
Overall (Male & Female)
1st Place: $100 and engraved “Jingle Bell” trophy
2nd Place: $75 & medal
3rd Place: $50 & medal
4th Place: $25 & medal
5th Place: $10 & medal
Age Groups (Male & Female)
Top 3 males and females in each age group: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60, and 61+
Frosty Fun Run
Frosty Fun Run Participants will be split into two divisions: 5-7 year olds and 8-12 year olds. The top three finishers in each division will receive medals. All finishers will receive a finisher ribbon recognizing their accomplishment regardless of time or place!