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The NOVA Jingle Bell Jog 5K is an annual running event that champions all things associated with the festive winter holidays… Jingle Bells, Santa, Mistletoe, Egg Nog, Reindeer, Elves! Most events give out a shirt with your entry; not this event! All participants will receive a Santa Suit costume! You will also receive a pair of Jingle Bells to tie to your running shoes! The sights and sounds of running Santas will take over Northern VA/DC! All finishers will be treated with a Holiday themed medal!

event details

Event Date: Sunday, December 9, 2018
Location: Loudoun County Public Schools Parking Lot, 21000 Education Court, Ashburn, VA 20148
5K Start Time: 8:30am
Little Elf Dashes: 9:15am

packet pickup

All participants will need to pick up their race bibs prior to heading to the Start Line. Please have your ID’s with you when picking up! Your timing chip will be affixed to the back of your bib. Below are the different options available for packet pick-up:

*Saturday, Dec. 8th – from 11am – 6pm @ Potomac River Running Store, 43150 Broadlands  Center Plaza #154, Ashburn, VA 20148

*Sunday, Dec. 9th – from 6:30am – 8:00am @ Loudoun County Public Schools Parking Lot, 21000 Education Court, Ashburn, VA 20148

the course

The Course of the Jingle Bell Jog 5K will feature a loop course. The Start & Finish Line will take place in front of Clyde’s Restaurant.  From the Start, runners will make a left on Broadlands Boulevard, heading towards Claiborne Parkway.  At Claiborne Parkway, runners will make a right and continue straight towards Truro Parish Drive.  Participants make a right on to Truro Parish Drive, and head towards Chickacoan Trail Drive.  At Chickacoan Trail Drive, participants will make a right and continue on towards Vestals Gap Drive.  Once to Vestals Gap Drive, runners will make a Left heading towards Glebe View Drive.  At Glebe View, turn right and head to Broadlands Blvd.  At Broadlands, turn right and continue on towards the Finish at Clyde’s.

For a detailed map, please visit: http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/1184655463


Parking will be available at the Loudoun County Public Schools Parking Lot.  Please use the following address to direct you to the location: 21000 Education Court, Ashburn, VA 20148.  We recommend that participants arrive by 7:30am at the latest to secure parking and allow time for stretch and warmup.

water stop / aid station

There will be one water stop on the course. Additionally the Finish area will feature water, food, and holiday themed refreshments!