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Beautiful Weather Backdrop For Be Bold 5K

[ 0 ] August 6, 2017 |

©2017 Blue Ridge Life : Photos By Tommy Stafford : Folks line up at the start line during the Be Bold 5K held this past Saturday morning – August 5, 2017 near Nellysford, Virginia. Blue Ridge Life Magazine has been a sponsor of the series since its beginning years ago.

Near Nellysford
Nelson County, Virginia

For several years we’ve been telling you about the Corkscrew Racing Series. BRL has been a sponsor of the races since the beginning. This past Saturday they held their Be Bold 5K at Bold Rock Cidery just south of Nellysford on Route 151. For early August the weather was stunning. Sunny, clear, and cool for the start.

BRL Publisher Yvette Stafford, who has run many of the Corkscrew races herself, chats it up with Dwayne Jones the co-founder of the racing series. Saturday – August 5, 2017.

Yvette has become a staple at these races running almost all of them, but not this one. The other part of BRL decided to run this one!

BRL Co-Publisher Tommy Stafford (right) stops for a pic with fellow runner Renee Everhart just before the race. This was Tommy’s first race ever. It’s one of several Renee has completed in the past couple of years.

Bold Rock Cidery Marketing & Retail Sales Director Lindsay Dorrier III puts a wristband on one of the runners in the Be Bold 5K this past Saturday – August 5, 2017 near Nellysford, Virginia.

Longtime BRL photographer / writer Marcie Gates grabs a shot of Renee Everhart as she heads for the finish line this past Saturday – August 5, 2017. Renee has a huge story of transition into the running and fitness world. We will be telling you more about that in the coming weeks.

To see the race results from Saturday’s Be Bold 5K held August 5, 2017, click on the image above.

It was a fun day, great to see everyone and see you at the next event. Here’s a link to Corkscrew’s site to see the upcoming calendar of races.

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