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NIRCA Cross Country Open 6K

Sat November 16, 2019 Mechanicsville, VA 23116 US Directions


Open 6K

8:00AM EST - 9:05AM EST


Pole Green Park
8996 Pole Green Park Ln.
Mechanicsville, VA US 23116


The NIRCA Cross Country Open 6K is an annual race that precedes the National Intercollegiate Running Club Association National Championships. Pole Green Park near Richmond, VA will host this year's race. Pole Green Park is sure to provide a memorable racing experience. Stay around afterwards and watch the premier race in collegiate club running.

The NIRCA Open 6K is open to the public. If you're a part of the local Richmond community, a fan of collegiate club running, NIRCA alumni or ineligible athlete, a parent, spectator, a high school athlete - then this race is for you!

Spikes may be worn at the runner's discretion. This race will take place in rain or shine.

Online registration closes at 11:59pm EST on Thursday, November 14th.
Race-day registration will be available at Pole Green Park.

Volunteer & Race for Free

We're seeking volunteers for the NIRCA Collegiate Championship races. If you sign up to volunteer during the college races later in the day, you'll receive a discount code for a complimentary entry to the NIRCA Open 6K on race morning. Follow the link to volunteer & claim your free entry!

*Discount code will be sent in your volunteer email confirmation.

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Race Discounts: Get $10 Back!

Did you know? For every 2 friends you refer & sign up for the NIRCA Open 6K using your unique code, you'll earn a $5 refund on your race entry (up to $10 back). Your race entry could FREE if you register before 10/14 and only $5 if you register before 11/14. 

Your unique code will be provided with your registration confirmation. This discount offer will expire at 11:59pm on November 14, 2019 when online registration closes.

Hotel information

Parents, spectators, athletes, and NIRCA supporters/fans are very welcome to book within NIRCA hotel blocks to receive special discounted rates. Hotel information can be found here. 


Merchandise will be available for sale at the event. Look for a limited-edition NIRCA Nationals event tee, as well as your favorite NIRCA-branded gear!

Race Map

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