2014 Women's Distance Festival 5K and Run After the Women 5K

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Celebrate the start of the spring/summer running season with DC Road Runner's Women's Distance Festival (WDF) 5K and Run-After-the-Women (RATW) 5K.  Our WDF race is part of the Maryland Road Runners Clubs of America WDF Grand Prix Series.  It's also the first race of the 2014 Bunion Derby Series.  (Note: to earn Bunion Derby points, women must run in the WDF 5K and men must run in the RATW 5K.)

Race Director: Alex Albertini

Distance and course: 5K, certified course, out-and-back, gentle rolling hills.  Click here for course map.

Volunteers: We need many volunteers to help coordinate the race events.  If you would like to volunteer, please register here or email Alex Albertini for more information, and remember that this counts toward your Bunion Derby volunteer requirement.

Registration and Fees: Online advance registration through 6 p.m. the day before the race: free for members, $5 for non-members.  On-site, day-of-race registration: $5 for members, $10 for non-members, check (payable for DC Road Runners) or exact change appreciated.

Race-day Information: The Women's Distance Festival will start at 7:00 pm; the Run After the Women will start at 7:15.  The start/finish line is near the South Pavilion of Bluemont Park in Arlington.  Plenty of free parking!  Click here for Google directions.  You can take one of the 1-series WMATA buses from the Ballston Metro to Wilson Blvd and North Manchester Street; see schedule at http://www.wmata.com/bus/timetables/va/01.pdf.

Timing and Awards: This race will be timed using the club's Chronotrack timing system.

June 10th, 2014 7:00 PM   through   9:00 PM
399 N. Manchester St.
Bluemont Park South Pavilion
Arlington, VA 22203
United States

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DCRRC Member $ 0.00
Non Member $ 5.00

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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.