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Learn about scholarships offered by FARC

FARC Scholarships JOHN ROBBINS MEMORIAL SPIRIT OF VOLUNTEERING  SCHOLARSHIP Eligibility Requirements 1. Must be a FARC member 2. Must be a graduating high school senior or currently enrolled as a college undergraduate in good academic standing 3. Must attend college in the fall of 2021 4. Must be an active volunteer in school, college, and/or […]


Royal Farms Concern

Impacts to VCR Trail due to Proposed Gas Station All FARC members are encouraged to push the city for a pedestrian bridge over the Blue and Gray Parkway! Why would the city be so enthusiastic about building trails only to partially destroy the VCR, one of our very beloved running trails, by approving a Royal […]

Grand Prix


Dahlgren Trail Half Marathon Race Report

Dahlgren Trail Half Marathon Race Report The Dahlgren Trail Half Marathon took place Saturday February 20th on the Dahlgren Heritage Rail Trail in King George, VA. The race was the first in the  2021 Coldwell Banker Elite Grand Prix Series. Conditions were challenging to say the least. The snow we received leading up to the […]


September Grand Prix Update

  Grand Prix Update as of September 14 Like so many other things in 2020 the Coldwell Banker Elite Grand Prix has needed to adapt to the impacts of COVID. Several races were canceled or went virtual this year. The Grand Prix Directors have been working diligently to provide runners the ability to compete/participate even […]

Track Series



Date:  October 6 (Tuesday);  Time: 6:00 p.m. EDT Location:  Pratt Park (gravel path), Stafford Co. Weather:  Mostly Sunny, T~71F, DP~58F, RH 65%, Wind:  Calm Participants: 8 (2 Events) Event:  1 Mile Terry McLaughlin               M        60       6:14.1 Ted Poulos                           M        58       6:19.8 Steven Konopa                   M        50       6:45.3 Kirk Gordon                         M        64       7:24.8 Mike Brooks                         […]


FARC Fall Track Meet Results (9/26/2020)

There was good participation, great competition, fast times and decent weather (overcast, T~63 F) during the FARC Fall Track Meet. Arsenal Events chip timed each event. Results for the events may be obtained from Athlinks at: Thanks to all that came out!



Ospreys kicking off Cross Country season

FARC’s youth running club, the Rappahannock Ospreys, are kicking off the start of their cross country season. Our club is open to kids ages 8-18, and the only requirement is to have a FARC membership. There will be a parent’s meeting on Tuesday, August 3rd at 6pm (Pratt Park pavilion near the tennis courts) where […]


Osprey boys win Middle School XC States, girls take 2nd place

The Rappahannock Ospreys ended our Fall cross country season at the VA Middle School XC Championships with great races & a lot of PRs! The middle school girls were led by Hailey Lemke who came in 8th place in a time of 15:42. The girls finished in 2nd place overall for the team competition with […]




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