Upcoming Training Programs

We are excited to be back for our Fall Training Programs!

Fall Marathon Training Jump Start: The **FREE** eight week Marathon Training Program Jump Start begins on Saturday, May 3 at 8:00 a.m. at Athleta in Georgetown. If you are a beginner, thinking of runnning a marathon, not sure about a training program, or just need a jump start, this is the group for you! We will be building through the weeks to make sure that you are able to comfortably run 10-12 miles by the start of the offiial training program that begins on Saturday, June 28. There is no registration, so feel free to come out any/all weeks throughout the Jump Start program to meet some of the coaches and start building a base. 

Fall Marathon Training Program: Registration is opening soon for the Fall Marathon Training Program. The group will meet for long runs in Georgetown on Saturdays starting on Saturday, June 28 and will target the Marine Coprs Marathon (or any fall marathon of your choosing).

Army Ten Mile Training Program and Half Marathon Training Programs: We are excited for our Ten Mile and Half Marathon Training Programs targeting the Army Ten Mile and Woodrow Wilson Half Marathon. Both programs begin in July and registration will open in May. The groups will meet on Saturdays in Georgetown. For a jump start to the traininig programs, participants are highly encouraged to check out DCRRC Sunday Mid Runs


Email katie@dcroadrunners.org with questions. 


April Happy Hour!

Ready for our monthly happy hour?! Head to Four Courts for loads of chicken fingers and beer. We'll give a special cheers for DCRR's Boston finishers!

When: Thursday, April 24th 6:00-9:00 PM
Where: Irelands Four Courts, 2051 Wilson Boulevard (Court House metro)
What: Free appetizers & discounted drinks

Parkway 10 Miler Water Stop


Cherry Blossom Team Competition Results

Congratulations to everyone who raced the 2014 Cherry Blossom 10 Miler. Unofficial team competition results:

Mixed masters: 4th, 12th, 17th
Open women: 5th
Open men: 6th, 9th, 18th


2014-15 Board Elected

Congratulations to the newly elected 2014-15 DC Road Runners Club board. They will begin their tenure at the May board meeting. 

Position Nominee
President Lauren Bullis**
VP Operations Ben Richter**
VP Races Bethany Fahey
VP Training Katie Finazzo*
Treasurer Scott Smith**
Secretary Kristi Martin**
MD Director Stephanie Devlin*
DC Director Andrea Carroll
VA Director Rich Mendelowitz
At-large Director Erik Price**
At-large Director Elizabeth Humphrey*
Membership Coordinator Mary Lambkin*
Webmaster Dylan Barlett*
* incumbent
** prior board service in a different position

Spring 10K Training Program

The Spring 10K group is here! The program kicked off on Saturday, March 8 at 8:30 a.m. at Athleta in Georgetown ... but it's not too late to join. The program runs for 11 weeks targeting the Capitol Hill Classic 10K on Sunday, May 18. Both new and experienced runners are welcome.

The cost of the program is $50. Feel free to come give us a "test run" on the first day before signing up. Questions may be directed to Alex Albertini. Registration is now open.


Upcoming Events

2014 Island Creek ES PTA's 5K and 1 Mile fun run
Sat, Apr 26th, 2014, @7:30am
Vienna Elementary 5K
Sat, Apr 26th, 2014, @8:00am
Friends of Montessori Education 5K
Sat, May 3rd, 2014, @7:30am
Community Residences 5K & Fun Run
Sat, May 3rd, 2014, @9:00am
Mark's Run
Sun, May 4th, 2014, @7:30am

The DC Road Runners Club is a chapter of the Road Runners Club of America and are 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.