This Race Is for the Birds 2018

  • Running : 10K Trail Run : Off Road
  • Running : 5K Trail Run/Walk : Off Road
  • Running : Kids Fun Run : Kids Race

Race Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018

Start Time: 7:30 a.m.


Entry Fee: $25-35

Location: Broomgrass Farm

City: Gerrardstown

State/Terr: West Virginia

Zip: 25420

Country: USA

Phone: 304.870.4414

E-Mail: [email protected]

Race Website:

Printable Entry:



This Race Is for the Birds! Trail Run


Race Distance:        10K Trail Race (6 miles)

                                    5K Trail Race (3 miles)

                                    5K Jog/Walk (3 miles)

                                    Fun Run for Children under Age 10

Since 2002, the Potomac Valley Audubon Society (PVAS) has held an annual running event, This Race Is For The Birds! Held in the spring, the event is at Broomgrass Farm outside Gerrardstown, WV and features a number of different mileage events.

Proceeds from the race support our programs, including in-school visits and outdoor explorations at our nature preserves, Audubon Discovery Day Camp, and a wide variety of educational natural history programs for adults.


7:30-8:45 am Registration & Number Pick Up

9:00 am Start 5K & 10K Trail Races and 5K Jog/Walk (after trail races begin)

10:45 am Start Fun Run for Children under Age 10

Race registration begins January 15. You can register now and find more information on the race website at The 10K and 5K Trail Races are limited to the first 400 registrants, so race day registrations are not always available. Fees are as follows:

Pre-Registration fees (postmarked by 3/31):

5K Race: $25

5K Jog/Walk: $25

10K Race: $30

Kids Fun Run: FREE

All adult pre-registrations are guaranteed a commemorative t-shirt.

Race Day Fees ($5 per race more):

5K Race: $30

5K Jog/Walk: $25

10K Race: $35

Kids Fun Run: FREE

Adult race day registrations may receive a t-shirt if supplies allow.

Multi-child discount: $5 off for 2nd & each additional child under 18. All proceeds are used to support Potomac Valley Audubon’s programs, and all fees are tax deductible.

Other Info:

-) 2018 race registration is open • Registration Information 

Previous Results:


-) 2017 Results at:
-) 2016 Results at:
-) 2015 Results at: 





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