Points count towards 5k (7k), Endurance, & Back of the Pack Series. Points will also count towards our Fall Series. Find more info about the series here.
Finisher’s Medal, Technical (Drifit) Event Shirt, & A Chip Timed Event
This is a Boston-Qualifying Full Marathon.
In partnership with EOD Warrior Foundation. The EOD Warrior Foundation (EODWF) serves the EOD community by providing financial assistance and support to active-duty and veteran wounded, injured or ill EOD warriors, families of our wounded and fallen EOD warriors and by maintaining the EOD Memorial. – See more here.
Get in the Holiday spirit with this great race. All three 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.
Want to upgrade your technical short sleeve shirt to a long sleeve tech shirt or hooded sweatshirt? Just add the option to your cart during checkout. This option closes on our guaranteed t-shirt cutoff date 12 days before the event.
Sponsored by Kyle Bond, Realtor of Valor Homes. Kyle Bond is an 11-year veteran of the United States Marine Corps who served as a Marine Raider in the Marine Special Operations Command. Having served four tours overseas Kyle has deployed with and completed missions with all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces in Afghanistan, the Middle East and the Pacific. Today, he is a member of the Valor Homes team; a veteran-led team whose mission is to ensure our servicemembers and community members receive the standard of excellence they deserve when deciding on a home. Every American has served the nation in its time of need; it is our time to serve you.
Race Start Times
Full-Marathon – 8am (8-Hr Course Limit)
Half-Marathon – 8:45am
7k – 9:30am
7k – $30, until November 30 ($35)
Half – $60, until November 30 ($65)
Full – $80, until November 30 ($85)
T-shirts guaranteed to runners registered before November 22. 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:
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
There is parking along Water Street and several parking garages on 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.