SpeakUp 5K

About The Event

SpeakUp 5K – CKG Foundation


Byrd Park/Vita Course
1001 Blanton Avenue
Richmond, VA US 23221


The Dominion Payroll SpeakUp5k is our flagship community event and the biggest celebration of mental health. The SpeakUp5k is Cameron’s design. Full of fun zones, music, bubbles, and loads of inspiration- it is more than a race. It is an experience! Join us and “SpeakUp” for teen mental health.

Race Day Information

Date: Saturday, September 7 at 9:00am
Location: Byrd Park (1001 Blanton Avenue)
Parking: Please use the Dogwood Dell lot located next to The Carillon. If possible, carpool with members of your family and/or team! We recommend arriving early.
Race Start: 9:00am, please arrive early to line up at the starting line. You won’t want to miss the opening remarks.
Bag Check: Secure your belongings and enjoy the race without worry! Bag check will open at 8:00am.
Team Meet Up Areas: Look for the balloons when you arrive. You can meet up with your team in areas designated by your team name. Example: Team ‘SpeakUp for teen mental health’ will meet in the team area labeled Team Name starting with S-Z. If you need assistance please stop by the Information Tent!
Starting Corrals: Participants will line up by mile pace, volunteers will be holding up signs with mile pace at the start area. Walkers and walkers pushing baby strollers please look for the ‘Walkers’ signs.
Post Race Party Area: Enjoy snacks, water, music, vendors and more!
Pets: Please leave your furry friends at home for the morning! No dogs are allowed in Byrd Park or Maymont, and for the safety of our runners/walkers no dogs are allowed on the course.

SpeakUp 5K

Date September 7, 2024Time 8:00 am - 1:00 pm