2016 Mission Footprint 5K

Race Information

Mission Footprint 5K & Kids Fun Run LogoTrinity United Methodist Church; River Road Church, Baptist; and Third Church are sponsoring the Sixth Annual Mission Footprint 5K & Kids Fun Run.

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Kids Fun Run – 7:30 AM
5K Run/Walk – 8:00 AM

This race begins and ends at Trinity UMC (903 Forest Ave., Henrico) and winds through the beautiful surrounding neighborhoods.
A Kids Fun Run takes place prior to the 5K Run/Walk.


Online registration closed on Wednesday, September 7.

Participants can register in person on Friday, September 9 from 4:30 – 6:30 PM and Saturday September 10 before the race starting at 6:30 AM.

There are paper forms available in the sponsoring church offices or you may download one HERE.

Fees for 5K

• Kids Fun Run – $5
• 5K Online Registration – $25
• 5K Late (After 9/7) or Paper Registrations – $30
• Family Max – $60

Entry fees are non-refundable.

Please make your check out to “Trinity UMC” and send it to:
Trinity United Methodist Church
903 Forest Ave.
Henrico, VA 23229
[There is an additional fee for paper registration.]

5kshirtRegister early! T-shirts are guaranteed to people who register prior to 11:59 PM on August 28. T-shirts will be available to other registrants while supplies last.


Volunteers are needed to make this event successful. Use the button below to volunteer.


Have You Seen the Video?

Mission Footprint 5k Promo 2016 – final from Third Church RVA on Vimeo.

Pick Up & Late Registration

Packet pick-up will be at Trinity UMC on Friday, September 9 from 4:30-7:00 PM or Saturday morning prior to the race.

  • Race day registration will begin at 6:30 AM
  • Kids Fun Run registration cutoff will be 7:00 AM
  • 5K registration cutoff will be 7:30 AM


Awards will be given to the top three overall male and female finishers. Ribbons will be awarded to the top three males and females in each age group.


Water and refreshments will be available halfway and at the end.

Course Map

The course map can be found online: http://goo.gl/ltVePW


From I-64:
• Take Glenside Drive South Exit
• Turn right at the first stoplight onto Forest Avenue.
• Cross Skipwith Road, Three Chopt Road, and Patterson Avenue – the church will be on your left.
• Go past the church and turn left on Rock Creek Road – follow signs to park in the second parking lot on the left.

Missions Benefits

The proceeds this year will support CARITAS and Micah Initiative. Both organizations are supported by all three churches.
Additionally, on the day of the event, all participants are encouraged to bring a jar of peanut butter or a
can of tuna fish in support of the FeedMore Central Virginia Food Bank.
For more information about our supported missions, please visit their websites:


We are accepting sponsors. If you would like to participate as a corporate sponsor, donate a gift for all of the participants, or donate a post-race food item, please contact Bill Pike at 804-288-6056 ext. 211 or bpike@trinityumc.net.

More Information

Promotional Materials

Want to help promote the 2016 Mission Footprint 5K? Download and use the following materials.

“…and let us run with perseverance the race that is set before us…” (Hebrews 12:1)