Sunday, December 3, 2023

Yorktown 5K, 10K on Saturday, April 3

Yorktown 5K course map (WYDaily/Courtesy of Gail Whittaker)

YORK COUNTY — The Victory Family YMCA presents its sixth annual Victory at Yorktown races, with the 5K and 10K races. These races begin at the Yorktown Waterfront and proceed past historical and scenic landmarks such as the Yorktown Victory Monument, Cornwallis’ Cave, and Surrender Field. All proceeds go toward helping to strengthen the community and keep families healthy.

The following will be closed to vehicular traffic from 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
• Water Street, between Buckner and Ballard Streets
Closed to vehicular traffic from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. for 5K race participants are:
• Read Street, from Water to Main Street
• Main Street, from Comte De Grasse to Ballard Street
• Church Street, from the Church and Read Street parking lot to Main Street

These streets will be closed to vehicular traffic from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. for race participants:
• Water Street between Buckner Street and Comte De Grasse Street
• Comte De Grasse Street, from Main Street to Water Street
• Zweybrucken Road, from Ballard to Comte De Grasse Street
• NPS Tour Road, from Ballard Street to Surrender Road
• Surrender Road to Cook Road

Expect traffic delays on the following streets from 8:00 to 10:30 a.m. due to the race route:
• Ballard Street from Cook Road
• Ballard Street to the NPS Tour Road
• Cook Road from Surrender Road to Ballard Street

Yorktown 10K course map (WYDaily/Courtesy of Gail Whittaker)

All public parking areas in Historic Yorktown will remain open to vehicles with the
exception of the Beach Picnic Area which will be closed until 10:30 a.m. That area will still be accessible to pedestrians.

For more information, call York County Tourism Development at (757) 890-5900 or the
Victory Family YMCA at (757) 342-5338.

Editor’s Note: This post is brought to you by WYDaily, courtesy of Gail Whittaker, Public Information Officer/FOIA Officer, York County, Va.


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