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Fit Foodie Race Weekend Returns in Fairfax, VA on May 20-22 (And We’re Going Again!)

Fit Foodie Race Weekend Returns in Fairfax, VA on May 20-22 (And We’re Going Again!)


One of my biggest excitement at the moment is being picked as a Fit Foodie Ambassador again this year! Last year, my husband and I had a real blast participating in this one-of-a-kind race weekend event!


This year, the John Hancock hosts The Cooking Light & Health Fit Foodie Race Weekend in Fairfax, VA happening on May 20-22.  Friends, this is one delicious moment where you have a chance to bring out your inner foodie and step up your workout game!

I mean, just look at this lineup of exciting events!

Party With A Purpose – May 20, 2016

Just like last year, The Fit Foodie Race Weekend in Fairfax, VA will be kicking off with a cocktail party “Party With A Purpose” on Friday, May 20, 2016.  You get to mingle with editors from Cooking Light and Health, enjoy yummy bites from True Food Kitchen, have the chance to win seriously amazing SWAG, AND if you have old, tired tennies, donate them to Souls4Soles! Register here now through May 19, 2016 at 9:00am EDT.
Sweat Session – May 22, 2016
Make it a Sunday Funday! On Sunday, May 22, 2016, join the Sweat Session to kick your cardio into high gear with a rooftop workout!  You’ll be rewarded with a tasty refresh station to refuel and replenish – in true Fit Foodie fashion! Register here now through May 19, 2016 at 9:00am EDT. 

Make It A Weekend Package – May 20-22

Do it all by combining everything that the Fit Foodie has to offer in one delicious package! This deal includes registration to Party With A Purpose on Friday, the 5K race on Saturday, and the Sweat Session on Sunday,PLUS a super stylish participant tank AND a $5.00 donation to the American Diabetes Association. Register here for $150.00. Price increasesPrice increases April 25, 2016 at 12:01am EDT.


I know that life can get really hectic. So if you don’t have the full weekend to participate and you just want to do the race, then go register for the Fit Foodie Race now for only $35 (normally $55)!  This is a special introductory offer that’s only good now through April 24, 2016. Price increases April 25, 2016 at 12:01am EDT.
With your $35 registration, you get to cross the most delicious finish line ever and indulge in an unforgettable day filled with food, fitness and fun!
Your Ultimate Fit Foodie race registration includes:
  • Run / Walk participation and race bib
  • Fit Foodie Finisher’s Medal
  • Cash Reward for top finishers
  • Entrance to the John Hancock Vitality Village post race celebration, featuring, food and beverage samples, culinary demonstrations, mini fitness classes led by acclaimed professionals, huge raffle prizes
  • Swag bag chock-full of goodies from top health and wellness brands
  • Post race celebratory drinks. Cheers! (21+ ONLY)
  • 10% off Fit Foodie gear (sold on race day)

Follow Fit Foodie on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for new updates and other special offers!

Jocelyn Brown
Jocelyn Brown

A former school teacher, Jocelyn Brown created Hip Mama’s Place in 2007. Her motto for this blog is: get inspired, create and share! Jocelyn loves sharing about food and recipes, crafts, DIY projects and her random travels with her family. She also loves all things social media, but her latest obsession is Instagram.

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  1. Amber Ludwig
    June 7, 2016 / 11:58 pm

    Omgosh how fun!! I wish this was closer to me so I could join!! Right up my alley!!

  2. April 22, 2016 / 3:44 pm

    What an awesome sounding race – it sounds like it would be so much fun. x

  3. April 20, 2016 / 6:28 am

    Look I need an event like this! I eat then I need to run it off!

  4. April 20, 2016 / 2:43 am

    So many different aspects to appeal to just about anyone. Food, exercise, outreach…sounds like a great event!

  5. Katy
    April 19, 2016 / 11:12 pm

    This sounds like so much fun! I like mixing fun with my workouts. Congrats on being selected again this year! What an honor!

  6. April 19, 2016 / 8:38 pm

    I wish I was closer to Virginia so I could attend too! Sounds like a great weekend with a healthy focus

  7. April 19, 2016 / 4:51 pm

    This looks like a fun event to go to with a bunch of girlfriends! I appreciate the discount too!

  8. Ann Bacciaglia
    April 19, 2016 / 4:46 pm

    This would be a great weekend. I will have to look if there is something like this in my area.

  9. Rosey
    April 19, 2016 / 12:58 pm

    $20 off is a good incentive to sign up. It sounds fun!

  10. April 19, 2016 / 10:31 am

    It looks like so much fun experience. I would like to experience it… again.

  11. April 19, 2016 / 4:09 am

    This looks like such a fun time. I would love to visit (maybe not run).

  12. April 19, 2016 / 3:38 am

    This sounds like a great event. We don’t have one like this in my area yet.

  13. April 19, 2016 / 3:08 am

    Looks like something I’d like to do in 2017.
    Food and fitness in an area where my sister lives!

  14. April 19, 2016 / 2:33 am

    That looks like so much fun! Definitely something I would love to do!

  15. Robin (Masshole Mommy)
    April 19, 2016 / 2:27 am

    That sounds like a lot of fun! Best of luck in your race and have a great time!

  16. Jeanine
    April 18, 2016 / 11:11 pm

    This sounds like such a fun race and event …. If I were closer this would be really fun – I bet its a real hit, sadly I’m all the way in Canada.

  17. April 18, 2016 / 6:39 pm

    Looks like so much fun! Wish I was closer to Fairfax – Phoenix is just too far away. Have a good time!

  18. April 18, 2016 / 6:29 pm

    This seems like an amazing event, a time to eat some healthy food and run with some great friends. I would love to participate in this one day,.

  19. Pam
    April 18, 2016 / 6:03 pm

    Looks like my kind of race! It sounds like a fun event, I bet it’s a popular one!

  20. April 18, 2016 / 5:56 pm

    This sounds like a great way to have some serious fun and help make a difference. I love that you can donate old shoes as well.

  21. April 18, 2016 / 5:55 pm

    This looks like so much fun! I would definitely love to participate in this!

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