2015 Bastille Day 4-Miler

4 mile race in celebration of the French Revolution. Viva La Revolucion!

Come celebrate The Storming of the Bastille, and the beginning of the French Revolution.

Like in years past, the Bastille Day 4-Miler will be a double out and back race on the Capital Crescent Trail, starting at Fletcher's Cove.

This is the fourth Bunion Derby Race.

Fees and Registration: Free to club members, $5 for non-club-members.  Online pre-registration by noon on Sunday, July 13 is required, as we are unable to transact on-site registration at National Park Service venues. No refunds.

NPS Race Rules:  This race takes place in the National Park Service's jurisdiction.  Please familiarize yourself and comply with our NPS Race Rules.

LocationFletcher's Boat House 4940 Canal Rd NWWashingtonDC

Directions to Fletcher's Boathouse: From DC/Georgetown vicinity of Key Bridge: head north on M Street, which becomes Canal Road.  See Georgetown University on your right.  Hoya Saxa!  0.6 mile past Key Bridge, the road splits at a traffic signal; Foxhall Road peels off to the right, but you'll stay left and continue on Canal Road.  1.6 miles past the traffic signal, there will be an inconspicuous driveway on the left (river side) of the road; turn down this driveway.  There is some parking just after the turnoff; if this lot is full, go through the culvert under the C&O Canal to get to the large parking lot by the Boathouse.

Note: Canal Road is one-way, outbound from D.C., from 2:45 to 7:15 pm weekdays.

Volunteers: as with every race, we will need many volunteers to help coordinate the race events, please register here if you would like to volunteer, and remember that this counts toward your Bunion Derby volunteer requirement.

ContactBrian Danza

July 14th, 2015 7:00 PM   through   10:00 PM
4940 Canal Rd NW
Fletcher's Boat House
Washington, DC 20007
United States

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DCRRC Member $ 0.00
Non Member $ 5.00

Upcoming Events

DCRRC Age Handicapped 4 Miler
Sat, Jul 4th, 2015, @8:00am
DCRRC Bastille Day Four Miler
Tue, Jul 14th, 2015, @7:00pm
2015 Track Championship Mile and 3K
Sat, Jul 18th, 2015, @4:00pm
DCRRC Bluemont 5K
Wed, Jul 22nd, 2015, @7:00pm
DCRRC Steve Thompson 8K
Tue, Aug 4th, 2015, @6:45pm
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