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Valley View Hard Cider Challenge

September 17, 2023

Delaplane, VA

Run the Valley View Hard Cider Challenge Half Marathon on 17 September, 2023 in Delaplane, Virginia! Enjoy panoramic mountain views and a refreshing local hard cider at the finish line.
Run the Valley View Hard Cider Challenge Half Marathon on 17 September, 2023 in Delaplane, Virginia! Enjoy panoramic mountain views and a refreshing local hard cider at the finish line.
Participants run the half marathon Valley View Hard Cider Challenge in Delaplane, Virginia in September!
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About The Valley View Hard Cider Challenge

The Valley View Hard Cider Challenge Half Marathon in Delaplane, Virginia on 17 September 2023 is a great race for runners of all skill levels. The 13.1 mile route takes you through the scenic terrain of northern Fauquier County and across historic apple orchards that date back to the 1800s. As you run, you’ll be surrounded by beautiful rolling hills and valleys, as well as views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.

The typical weather for this time of year is sunny with moderate temperatures, making it ideal for running outdoors. There’s usually a light breeze cooling runners off during their journey too! The crowd at this event is comprised mostly of local residents but also includes some out-of-towners who come to take part in this unique experience.

There are plenty of special touches that make this half marathon truly special; there’s something here for everyone! At every 3 miles along your journey, there are aid stations stocked with water and snacks to keep energy levels up throughout your run. After crossing the finish line each runner receives a finisher’s medal featuring an etched cider bottle design – perfect for showing off your accomplishment! And what better way to celebrate than with cold hard cider samples from one of Delaplane’s oldest breweries?

In conclusion, if you’re looking for an exciting yet manageable challenge then look no further than Valley View Hard Cider Challenge Half Marathon! With its stunning scenery and wide range of amenities available throughout race day – it definitely won’t disappoint!