Grand prix

The Coldwell Banker Elite Grand Prix Series is a competitive event in the Fredericksburg region for club members. It is a chance to serve the running club, compete with your peers, and a great way to meet fellow runners!

Rappahannock Ospreys

Youth running program.
The Ospreys are dedicated to the development of youth runners/athletes. The Ospreys provide training and guidance for all athletes at all levels.

Great Train race

The Great Train Race is a 1-mile run through the streets of Downtown Fredericksburg for ages 6 – 18.


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Haunted Hopyard Contest

Win a Free Entry for the Haunted Hopyard 5k!   Think you can handle double duty by running a 10k and 5k on the same day? The 10k Run Through History kicks off at 8am. The Haunted Hopyard 5k will run in waves starting at 11am.   Here is what you need to do to […]


How to Prioritize your Facebook Feed

Make sure you don’t miss a post from FARC! I ask people from the club frequently, “How do you get your updates about FARC?” and the answer is usually Facebook. Unfortunately I also hear that club members miss a lot of information. Hopefully I can help. The Facebook News Feed can be a bit of […]

Grand Prix


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 […]


2020 Grand Prix Series Update

What we know Today… The FARC Coldwell Banker Elite Grand Prix Series is still on! Obviously there are modifications as the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, but we’re posting here with our current plan. Here is the status of races that are/were scheduled since our last event: Stafford Hospital 5k New date is 29 August. […]

Track Series


FARC Track Meet Results (9/19/2020)

Chilly temps for this final FARC Track Meet for Summer of 2020. Next FARC “Track” Meet will be at Pratt Park (entrance closest to YMCA outdoor water park) on Tue, Sep 22nd, starting at 6:00 p.m.


FARC Fall Track Meet (9/26/2020)

2020 FARC FALL TRACK MEET AT JAMES MONROE HIGH SCHOOL DATE:  Saturday, September 26, 2020  (Rain or Shine) REGISTRATION:  Sign up on-line (Arsenal Events) before midnight on September 25, 2020 or on-site RACE DAY.  Payment (CASH ONLY) on Race Day (see cost info below) COST:  $5.00 per Event OR $10 for 2 or more Events […]




Take a minute and learn some more about the ospreys. The Rappahanock Ospreys was founded in 2015 under the Fredericksburg Area Running Club (FARC). The team is a youth running club primarily for elementary through middle school aged children. The goal of the Ospreys is to provide the area youth a safe and fun environment […]




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