Points count towards our Year-Long 5k, Endurance, & Back of the Pack Series. Points will also count towards our Summer Series. Find more info about the series here.
Finisher’s Medal, Technical (Drifit) Event Shirt, & A Chip Timed Event
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Come out and enjoy this scenic, flat half-marathon and 5k in the heart of Georgetown near the Nation’s Capital. Both events run on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal path.
Walkers and strollers are welcome to attend this event.Now offering a virtual run option for those who cannot make it on race day. You will receive a medal.
We are proud to announce our title sponsor: 9 Round!
9Round is a 30 minute, full body kickboxing circuit. There are NO class times, so you are NEVER late. Our workout changes daily, so you will never get bored AND a trainer is ALWAYS included, so you WILL get results!
Website: 9 Round
Race Start Times
Half – 7:30am
5k – 8am
5k – $25, until August 15 ($30)
Half – $60, until August 15 ($65)
T-shirts guaranteed to runners registered before September 1. We will order extra t-shirts for those who register after that date, but it is on a first-come first-served basis.
At the event (one hour before the race starts)
Race Day Registration
There will NOT be race day registration. The park service does not allow it.
Directions to Parking
For parking, there are several parking garages and spaces along Water Street. If you use the address for the Potomac Boat Club (3530 Water St NW, Washington, DC 20007) that will get you near the Start/Finish Line. Once you are on Water St, look for parking. It will be difficult to turn around if you follow the GPS all the way to the Boat Club.