Dec 12, 2020 - Apr 30, 2023

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Race Distance


Adults, Kids

Course Profile


Course Type

Point to point

Event Details

The Louisa County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) would like to invite everyone to their Annual LCSO K9 5K Run/Walk on Sat April 22, 2023, at 8:30am. The course will be a rolling 5K, with a downhill finish and a really great chance to better your 5K times. Everyone from experienced runners to someone just trying to get up off the couch and walk a bit, are invited to come out and support an awesome cause.

Those participating in the Run/Walk will be starting and finishing the race at the entrance to the beautiful Spring Creek Sports Center. The LCSO K9 5K is hosted by the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office and the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office Foundation to raise money for the support of community programs and the continued success of our K9 program. The beautiful venue is graciously provided by Spring Creek. Visit the LCSO K9 5K Run signup site to register for the race. We truly look forward to seeing you in Spring Creek.

Join the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at the Spring Creek Sports Center, 181 Clubhouse Way, Zion Crossroads, VA  22942, for the spring K9 5K! Our unique event features a live K-9 demonstration, fun and a 1/2 mile kids' race! So, bring your friends and family! In person and virtual options are available.  

LCSO Spring K9 5K
LCSO Spring Kids’ 1/2 Mile
LCSO Spring Virtual 5K
The Louisa County Sheriff’s Office Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit and charitable organization responsible for providing unfunded training, equipment, and community outreach activities and programs of the sheriff’s office. The LCSO Foundation also assists the sheriff’s office by offsetting the cost of education, training, equipment, and the medical needs of both active and retired K-9's.

This is a dog friendly event! To be sure everyone has a great time, there are a few rules to keep everyone safe and happy:

All well behaved dogs are welcome and must be leashed with a maximum 6' lead.
NO retractable leashes.
Waste bags are the responsibility of pet owners. Please immediately clean up after your dog.
Dogs are NOT permitted in the clubhouse.
Dogs must be current on rabies vaccination.
A water station will be located at the venue.
Event organizers reserve the right to eject any aggressive, or obviously ill dog.
Pet owners assume full responsibility for their dog. The Louisa County Sheriff’s Office/Foundation, Spring Creek, and all associated event organizers, cannot be held liable for any incidents or injury. By entering the event, attendees accept full responsibility for any risks to themselves and their dogs.
Schedule of Events:

NO Early Packet Pickup on Friday

Saturday, April 22, 2023
7:00AM: Race Day Packet Pickup Begins
8:30AM: 5K Race
9:30AM: ½ Mile Kids Race
10:00AM: Awards Ceremony
10:15AM: K-9 Demo
Packet Pickup:

Virtual registrants will be mailed their packets the last week in March.
All in-person registrants can pick up their packet on race day 4/22/23 beginning at 7:00AM. The location to get your packet is the the same as the race, Spring Creek Sports Club - 181 Clubhouse Way, Zion Crossroads, VA 22942.

If you have any questions about this event or you are a local business who would like to sponsor or donate an item or service for an auction or raffle, please contact or Detective Chuck Love ( Deputy Bryan Hager ( 540-223-1290. All proceeds will benefit the LCSO K-9 Unit. As always we appreciate all the support LCSO and the LCSO K-9 Unit receives from our community.

There is also a virtual race taking place from April 1st - April 30th, 2023 that you can participate in without even coming to an actual location. You will be able to run your race at any location, or even on your treadmill. Just go to the registration page and pick the virtual LCSO K95K, measure out your run and print out your bib and go run. After your best run at the time you are satisfied with and would like to submit, take a picture of yourself with your bib on and register your time at

Thanks for helping support the LCSO K9 Teams and for participating in our event.


For more information:

LCSO K9-5K Event Page

LCSO K9-5K Website

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Zion Crossroads, VA, USA

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