Bust the Banks Half Marathon

Bust the Banks Half Marathon
Date May 19, 2024
Distance Half-marathon
Course Type Trail

Race Information

Are you ready to conquer Richmond's urban single-track system by foot? The Bust the Banks Half Marathon at Dominion Energy Riverrock offers a challenging course along the James River that you won't want to miss. Get ready to navigate through tree limbs, climb banks, and speed downhill to reach the finish line. Along the way, you'll run alongside rapids, rocks, and stunning city views. 

The starting point will be at the Belle Isle parking lot, and participants will follow the Canal Walk before crossing the Mayo Bridge and traveling along the Manchester Floodwall. The course then takes you through the Buttermilk Trail, where you'll dodge tree limbs and climb banks before continuing along the Reedy Creek Trail, through Forest Hill, and across the Boulevard Bridge. Finally, you'll reach the North Bank Trail for a thrilling coast downhill to the finish. Get ready for a rocky, bumpy, and fun experience!


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