Register for the 2019 Heroes vs Villains Run for Justice 5k

Come join the battle for the 
HEROES vs. VILLAINS 10th Annual Run for Justice 5k benefitting the Fairfax Law Foundation.  Join us on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. ready to run in your favorite superhero or villain costume.    Prizes awarded to top finishers and best costumes – individuals, duos and groups.   

The Run for Justice 5k will again feature ChronoTrack System timing.  The event also includes a Kids Fun Run and family friendly post-race activities.  All participants in the 5k race will receive a premium T-Shirt.  All children participating in the Kids Fun Run will receive a medal.   

Stick around after the race to enjoy our famous post-race buffet spread! 

This event has raised over $135,000 since its inception to benefit the Fairfax Law Foundation's misson to

  • Provide law-related education to our youth and community
  • Provide direct legal assistance to the indigent and those with special needs; and
  • Promote access to and improvements in the justice system

This year we look forward to continuing the tradition


Fairfax Corner Shopping Center

4100 Monument Corner Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030



Now through March 22

March 23 – March 31

April 1 through

Race Day





Kids Fun Run





Register in person or pick-up your packet Saturday, April 6th at the Potomac River Running store located in the Fairfax Corner Shopping Center, from 11:00 AM-3:00 PM.

Race day registration and packet pick-up will open at 7:30 a.m. and will take place at the Pavilion in the center of Fairfax Corner Shopping Center. 

Awards & Prizes 

Prizes will be awarded to the top three (3) men and top three (3) women, top three (3) masters male and female and to the top two (2) men and women in the following age groups: 19 & Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60 & Over. The awards ceremony will take place following the race. 

Prizes will also be awarded for best costume. Returning this year will be a costume contest featuring a judging panel. Costumes will be judged in the following categories:  

·       Top 3 best Superheroes costume

·       Top 3 best Villains costumes

·       Best Heroes vs Villains: To be eligible team must consist of two runners in coordinating costumes

·       Fantastic Four - To be eligible team must consist of four runners in same or coordinating costumes


Scorpio Entertainment will provide pre and post-race music.

Post-Race Refreshments 

Carrying on the tradition of previous races, 2019 will feature pre-race coffee and doughnuts and a plentiful post-race buffet. 


All  participants and volunteers will receive a T-Shirt.  

Kids Fun Run 

There will be a noncompetitive (untimed) fun run for kids beginning at 8:30 a.m. Medals awarded to all finishers. 


This race will be timed by Commonwealth Race Management and will be electronically timed using the ChronoTrack B disposable tag system. Overall awards will be based on the "clock time," and age group awards will be based on "chip time." 

Water Stations 

In addition to water at the start/finish, water will be available on the course just past the half-way point. 


Plenty of Free Parking will be available in adjacent lots. 

Volunteer Opportunities 

Join in the fun as an event volunteer! This event relies on 50+ volunteers to be successful and we need YOUR help. Volunteer jobs include water station, race buffet registration area, or course marshals on race day. We will also need volunteers at packet pick up. 

Please contact Mary Huff at for more information or to volunteer. 


Sponsorship opportunities are still available.  Please contact Josh Isaacs at or Courtnie Norris at for more information. 

Additional Information

For additional information: 

Visit us on Facebook – Fairfax Law Foundation Run for Justice 5k

Learn more about us at

Follow us on Twitter - run4justiceFLF.



I know that running can be a hazardous activity and that I should not enter and run unless I am medically able and properly trained. I assume all risks associated with running, including, but not limited to, falls, weather conditions including high heat and/or humidity, contact with other participants, the effects of the road and traffic on the course, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts, I for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release Potomac River Running, Inc., Potomac River Running Charitable and Educational Events Inc., Commonwealth Race Management, Inc., Fairfax Law Foundation, Fairfax Bar Association and all event partners, sponsors and volunteers, their representatives and successors from all claims or liability of any kind arising out of my participation in this race even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. Further, I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use any photographs, motion pictures, or other record of this event for any legitimate purpose without compensation to me. For safety reasons, I agree not to officiate with any of the following: Wheelchairs, strollers, baby joggers, skates, pets or headsets. I understand that there are no refunds should severe weather cancel the event. I further understand that this event may change date or location if required by local authorities. I agree that my email address will be added to the Potomac River Running and Commonwealth Race Management email list.

I understand that there are no refunds or transfers.

I acknowledge that I am over the age of 18, or the legal guardian of the registrant under the age of 18.