Register for the 2019 Mantua Raccoon Run

Mantua Raccoon Run 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run

Join Mantua Elementary School Kids Care Club and W.T. Woodson Young Hearts Club for the 19th Annual Mantua Raccoon Run on Saturday, May 11, 2019. All the fun will take place at Mantua ES (9107 Horner Ct, Fairfax, VA 22031). At 8:00 am the 1 mile fun run will begin and the 5k will start at 8:30 am.  All proceeds will benefit INOVA Fairfax Hospital Life with Cancer.


5k: $35

1 Mile Fun Run: $20

Online registration will close on Thursday, May 9  at 8:00 pm.

T-SHIRTS: Participants who register by April 26 will receive a T-shirt and water bottle.

PACKET PICK UP: Race packets can be picked up at Mantua Elementary School Main Entrance (#1) 9107 Horner Ct. Fairfax, VA 22031 on Friday, May 10 from 5-7 pm and on race morning starting at 7:00 am.

AWARDS: Overall Male & Female finishers and top 3 males & females in the following age groups will receive awards: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 & Over. Prizes will be awarded and refreshments will be provided after both races.

QUESTIONS? Contact us at or visit for more information. 

Reminder: No headphones, dogs or strollers will be permitted in the 5k. Mantua Elementary students are encouraged to include the name of their teacher (see below). 



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., 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.