Come to the Club Banquet & Meet Matt Centrowitz

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We are honored to have Matt Centrowitz Sr. as our guest speaker at our upcoming Club Banquet and Awards Ceremony.  Matt is the American University Head Cross Country Coach, 2-time Olympian and former American record holder at 5000m.  His new book, Like Father, Like Son was recently published.  You'll be able to pick up a copy at the banquet and of course get it personally signed.

Please join us for the DC Road Runners Club Annual Banquet and Awards Ceremony on Sunday night March 5 starting at 6PM at Maggiano's Little Italy, 5333 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20015 (Red Line - Friendship Heights).  This is a DC Road Runners Club signature event and is family friendly.  The evening features our annual club awards, elections of a new board of directors, state-of-the-club presentation and of course our great guest speaker.  

Pre-registration is required in advance of this event.   Here is the link to register and with all the details.  

We look forward to seeing you all there!


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Board of Directors Slate for 2017-2018

Announcing the DC Road Runners Club Board of Directors nominees for 2017-2018.  There will be a vote on this slate at our annual membership meeting on Sunday night March 5.  The meeting is part of our annual banquet where we also honor our runners, coach and volunteer of the year for 2016.  We have a great guest speaker in Matt Centrowitz.  Please consider attending.  This is one of our signature events.  It will again be held at Maggianos in Friendship Heights.  Here is a link to the registration page.  As you will see we still have two open positions and these are very important positions.  If you are interested in serving on the board, please contact as soon as possible.  The board nominees are as follows:

  1. President - Rich Mendelowitz (incumbent)
  2. VP of Operations - Miguel Matta (incumbent)
  3. VP of Races - Open
  4. VP of Training - Zach Stone
  5. Secretary - Eunja Rau (incumbent)
  6. Treasurer - Ben Richter (incumbent)
  7. Webmaster - Raj Bhanot (returning to board in new position)
  8. Director of Contract Races - Brian Danza (incumbent)
  9. Director of Race Operations - Open
  10. Director of Training Programs - Carl Ford
  11. Director of Training Initiatives - Mike Tosto (incumbent)
  12. Volunteer Coordinator - Bas Auer (Incumbent)
  13. Memberhsip Director - Deborah Margraff
  14. Director, Community Outreach - Matt Basil



Snowball Series Standings 2016-2017

The Snowball Series standings after the 4th race, JFK 20k, can be found at Snowball Series Standings 2016-2017.

Please contact for any comments or changes.



2017 Spring Training Programs

We're excited to be back for our 2017 Spring Training Programs!

The Spring Marathon Training Program is a 17-week program geared toward the Rock 'N' Roll DC Marathon (or any spring marathon of your choosing). The program begins on Saturday, November 19. This program meets at North Meade Street Park, a small park northwest of the USMC War Memorial (Iwo Jima Memorial) in Rosslyn at 7:45am on Saturday mornings. Click here to register!
The Spring Half Marathon Training Program is a 15-week program geared toward the Rock 'N' Roll DC Half Marathon and begins on Saturday, December 3. This program meets at Georgetown Running Company located at 3401 M Street NW at 8:30am. Click here to register!

The Spring Half 10K Training Program is a 9-week program geared toward the Capitol Hill Classic 10K and begins on Saturday, March 18. This program meets at Summit to Soul located at 727 8th St SE at 9:00am. Click here to register!

Please email for questions on any of the programs!


2016-2017 Snowball Series registration

now open (2016-2017 Snowball series rules)

  1. Gar Williams Half Marathon, December 11
  2. Bread Run 10K, December 18
  3. Al Lewis 10 Miler, January 7
  4. JFK 20K & MLK 5K, January 14
  5. Langley 8K, February 4
  6. Club Challenge 10 Miler, February 26
  7. Burke Lake 12K, March 5
  8. Fort Hunt 10K, March 12

Upcoming Events

2017 RRCA Club Challenge 10M
Sun, Feb 26th, 2017, @8:00am
Jester Jaunt
Tue, Feb 28th, 2017, @6:30pm
2017 DCRRC Burke Lake 12K
Sun, Mar 5th, 2017, @10:00am
Annual Club Banquet & Membership Meeting
Sun, Mar 5th, 2017, @6:00pm
2017 DCRRC Fort Hunt 10K
Sun, Mar 12th, 2017, @8:00am
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The DC Road Runners Club is a member of the Road Runners Club of America and is also affiliated with USA Track & Field. We provide a year-round schedule of running events that offer everyone a chance to participate regardless of age, gender, or athletic ability.