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                                       GWDRC Spring Distance Running 2022

What: GWDRC Beginner/Advanced Group 3rd-8th

(Must be able to run at least 1 mile without stopping)

Location: Jamestown High School Track/Green Spring Swamp Trail

Time: Monday /  Wednesdays / Friday 5:00-6:00pm


Start Date: Monday, March 14th, 2022

End Date:   Friday, May 13th, 2022

You must sign up for AAU (our Parent Organization) 

1) Sign up for AAU ($14.00)

2) Our Club Membership # is W3486W - Greater Williamsburg Distance Running

3) Sign up at this link Club using the club number.


Club Races:

1) Run the Dog Run Usually in April

2) Cross Country race 2 miles in April

3) 1 Track Race 800m, 1 mile and 2 mile race in May

If you have questions feel free to email: or call/text 757 784-2281

You can attend 1 day, 2 days or all 3 days for GWDRC. 



 $45.00 to GWDRC

$14.00 AAU membership

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Questions: Contact Club Coach Mark Tompkins at or 757 784-2281


GWDRC is a non profit 501c3 organization. 

Vision statement: To inspire a new generation of distance runners.


Creating a lifetime passion in Greater Williamsburg area youth for distance running through instruction, training, and racing.  

Things we do:

a. Provide instruction and education in youth distance running.

b. Host youth cross country and track and field events to promote the health of young athletes.


c.  Host special events in the promotion of youth cross country and track and field.

Since 2014, the Greater Williamsburg Distance Running Club (GWDRC) has provided a team opportunity for 3rd to 8th grade boys and girls who have an interest in distance running (3+ miles).  Our youth club runners live in James City County, Upper York County and Williamsburg, VA, though the club is open to anyone in the region.