Busy Saturday included Crapolfest, Williamsburg Landing, Sticks Race

Many Saturdays, there's one Peninsula Track Club race (Newport News, Hampton or Yorktown) and one Colonial Road Runners race (Williamsburg vicinity), for area runners to choose their weekend competitive exercise.

Add in occasional triathlons and adventure or untimed fun runs (color runs, etc.) to that mix. But due to a quirk in the schedule, this past Saturday saw three races in Williamsburg alone, but none for the PTC (which originally had the Hilton 5K scheduled for Saturday in Newport News, but that race got canceled).

In Williamsburg, there was the eighth annual Crapolfest 5K Run, a Colonial Road Runners Grand Prix event, organized by race director Al Albert and the...