Membership Information

Runners of all ages and speeds are invited to join the Washington, DC area's premier running organization, the DC Road Runners. For the past 50 years, the DC Road Runners Club has offered outstanding services to its members.

The DC Road Runners is a chapter of the Road Runners Club of America. We provide a year-round schedule of running events that offers everyone a chance to participate regardless of age, gender, or athletic ability.

Memberships run September 1 - August 31. If you join on or after March 1, your expiration date is the following year. For example:

  • Join on February 1, 2016: expires August 31, 2016
  • Join on March 1, 2016: expires August 31, 2017 (following year)

Dues are $20 for students, $25 for individuals, and $35 for families (all members must live in the same household and be related by birth, marriage or other legal relationship).

DC Road Runner Membership Benefits:

  • Many weekly training runs
  • Free 10M, Half Marathon and Marathon Training Programs
  • 19 free races each year
  • Monthly social events
  • Discounts for many stores and online shopping vendors
  • And of course to a great group of runners throughtout the DC, Maryland and Virginia region

Click on the links below for online membership registration and renewal: 

For Membership Statistics, click here.
For Bylaws, click here.


New and Prospective Member Information

Try Out the Club for Free!

If you want to be sure that DCRRC is right for you, please feel free to run with the Saturday Long Run group, do a track workout, or run a club race before you decide to join. Everyone and anyone is welcome to come check us out!

Once You Sign Up, You Are In!

If you sign up on-line, you will receive a confirmation email and are considered a club email. If you mail in your application, you will receive an email confirmation once your application has been processed (please allow 4-6 weeks). Once you have mailed in your application, however, you are considered a club member.

Subscribe to Our Email List!

Subscribe to our email list by creating an account in the login section on the left, then once logged in you will have the option of subscribing to various email lists by clicking on the Email Subscriptions link under the "My Account" menu item on the top right of the page. This will ensure that you receive updates on Club events, including notification of cancelllations of events due to bad weather.

To stay up-to-date on current club events, be sure to check our Calendar, the Club President's blog, and other information our home page.



All members are entitled to a waiver of team fees when participating in any race for which DCRRC is organizing teams (Cherry Blossom 10 Miler, Army 10 Miler, Marine Corps Marathon, and the RRCA Club Challenge 10 Miler). All members are entitled to a waiver of entry fees for all $5.00 races.

The following businesses offer discounts (10% unless noted) to club members:

Endurance Athlete Center (703-237-3930) - 510 W. Annandale Rd, Falls Church, VA

  • 10% off run, bike, and swim specialty services
  • 10% off personal training
  • 10% off sports massage
  • 10% off sports nutrition consultations
  • 10% off AlterG training
  • Free injury consultations by Fast Track physical therapists onsite at a practice location of choice
  • Direct communication with coach regarding plan of care pending athlete approval
  • Access to EAC Sponsored Teams Seminar (calendar found on website)

Fleet Feet (202-387-3888) - 1841 Columbia Road, NW, Washington, DC
Fuse Pilates (202-525-3767) - 2008 Hillyer Place NW, Washington, DC. 10% discount on class passes, newcomers specials excluded, phone or in-store purchases only.
Footsteps of Reston (703-620-6356) - 11130 H South Lakes Drive, Reston, VA
Georgetown Running Company (202-337-8626) - 3401 M St. NW, Washington, DC
Metro Run and Walk Falls Church (703-790-FEET) - 7516 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA
Metro Run and Walk Springfield (703-922-0313) - 6119 Backlick Road, Springfield, VA
New Balance Annapolis - 1625 Annapolis Mall, Annapolis, MD (877) 573-1141
Potomac River Running Store Ashburn (703-729-0133) - 20630 Ashburn Road #137, Ashburn, VA
Potomac River Running Store Burke (703-978-0500) - 5715 Burke Centre Parkway, Burke, VA
Potomac River Running Store Tysons (703-790-3338) - 7516 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA
Potomac River Running Store Arlington (703-243-2332) - 3924 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA
Potomac River Running Store Reston (703-689-0999) - 11911 Democracy Drive
Potomac River Running Store DC (202-244-3544) - 3513 Connecticut Ave NW, DC
Running Warehouse Free two day shipping, free returns. 15% off. Contact us for discount code.
Washington Injury and Sports Performance Clinic (202-363-1011) - 3000 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite 138, Washington, DC 20008. 20% off those not covered under insurance benefits.


Upcoming Events

2016 DCRRC Gar Williams Half Marathon
Sun, Dec 11th, 2016, @9:00am
Holiday Relays
Wed, Dec 14th, 2016, @7:00pm
Bread Run 10K & 2-Mile Fun Run
Sun, Dec 18th, 2016, @9:00am
2016 DCRRC Bread Run 10K
Sun, Dec 18th, 2016, @10:00am
2017 DCRRC Predictions & Resolutions 5K
Sun, Jan 1st, 2017, @11:00am
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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.