2014 Fort Hunt 10K

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Distance: 6.2 Miles.

Daylight Savings Time alert!  Daylight savings time begins early this morning.  Be sure to "spring forward" your clocks an hour before you turn in on Saturday, or you'll miss the race start!

Course Description: The Fort Hunt 10K course consists of 5+ laps around the paved perimeter road of Fort Hunt Park. There are no big hills on the course, but each lap does have some little ups and downs. The redundant nature of the course has some benefits: SIX water stops (actually one water stop that is passed six times), and the opportunity for spectators to stay in one place and cheer for their favorite competitors as they pass by multiple times!

The Fort Hunt 10K is Snowball Series Race #8.

Registration: Online Registration will close at 8:00 PM on March 9. Non-members must register in advance; we are not permitted to transact business on National Park Service property. On-site runner check-in begins at 7 am, one hour before the race start.

Entry Fee: Free for DCRRC members; $5 for non-members. Please pre-register online, as race-day registration is not available at National Park Service venues.

Refund policy for low key races: In the event the race is canceled, pre-paid non-members will receive a credit to be applied to a future low-key race.

NPS Race Rules:  These races take place in the National Park Service's jurisdiction.  Please familiarize yourself and comply with our NPS Race Rules.

Directions: Fort Hunt Park is located approximately 6 miles south of Old Town Alexandria in Virginia along the George Washington Memorial Parkway.
From downtown Washington, DC: take 14th Street Bridge south towards Virginia. Take exit for Mount Vernon/National Airport; this puts you on the George Washington Memorial Parkway southbound; continue past National Airport, through Old Town Alexandria (for two miles, the Parkway becomes Washington Street through Old Town; when, you reach the city limits, you are back on the Parkway); Fort Hunt Park is 6 miles south of Old Town Alexandria; exit to the right at the sign marked "Fort Hunt Road/Fort Hunt Park." Or click here for Google directions.

FAQ:

Q: Will the course be marked? A: Yes, each mile will be marked.

Q: Will the results be posted online? A: Yes, results will be posted by the Monday following the race.

Q: Is the course certified? A: The course was at one time certified, but the certification has expired and has not been renewed.  The USATF course map VA04030RT is for a different course.

Race Director: Brian Danza.

March 9th, 2014 8:00 AM   through   10:00 PM
Fort Hunt Park
Alexandria, VA 22308
United States

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Price
DCRRC Member $ 0.00
Non Member $ 5.00

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