Winners of the 23rd Annual Blue Ridge Burn

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More than 60 runners turned out for the 23rd annual Blue Ridge Burn 5K and 10K. The trail race took place on Saturday morning as part of the Festy Experience. Runners took off from the campgrounds before weaving their way through the hills of Nelson County.

All proceeds benefitted the Southern Environmental Law Center. Thank you to our sponsors,Blue Mountain BreweryVNBRagged MountainPepsiTiger FuelKing Technical ApparelTrader Joe’sBodo’sRebecca’s Natural Foods, and Great Outdoor Provisions, for supporting this year’s run.

Congratulations to all of our winners and everyone who ran The Burn!

10k overall winners:

Whitney Mylum (1st overall, females), Jim Cook (males)

5k overall winners:

Adam Sullivan (1st overall, males), Corinne Casey (females)

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