CroppMetcalfe’s Kick Off the Running & Bug Season 5k

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Sunday, March 29th

Pohick Bay Regional Park

In partnership with the Organization for Autism Research.

Ready for a scenic race?  Well these are the best ones out there to take you on a scenic trip through the woods at Pohick Bay. No matter your running ability, remember, it’s just the beginning of a great running season!

The warm weather is just around the corner, which means so is termite season! Termites swarm at the first warm weather of the season, which is why we’re holding CroppMetcalfe’s Kick Off the Running & Bug Season 5k on Sunday, March 29th!

To help kickoff the termite season, run our 5K event dressed as your “favorite” bug. Everyone that dresses up will automatically get TWO free tickets to an upcoming Washington Nationals’ game and the best dressed will receive 4 Diamond Club tickets!.  Find out what CroppMetcalfe is all about.

Now offering a virtual run option for those who cannot make it on race day.  You will receive a medal and have an option to buy an event shirt as well.

Race Start Times

5k – 9am

Registration Fees

5k – $25, until February 28 ($30)

T-shirts guaranteed to runners registered before March 18.  We will order extra t-shirts for those who register after that date, but it is on a first-come first-served basis.

Course Maps can be found at:

Packet Pickup

Packet Pickup will be at Road Runner Sports on Saturday, March 28th from 2-4pm. Road Runner Sports is located at 1120 West Broad Street, Falls Church, VA 22046.

Race Day Registration

There will be race day registration. Participants will need to arrive about 45 minutes before their race to get registered for the event. T-shirts sizes can not be guaranteed for race day registers.

Directions to Parking

Parking Lot is off of the main road into Pohick Bay about 50 yards from the Start/Finish Line for both races.


*No Refunds after February 1, 2015