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, 2017: expires August 31, 2017
  • Join on March 1, 2017: expires August 31, 2018 (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
  • 22 FREE races each year
  • Yoga
  • Monthly social events
  • Discounts for many stores and online shopping vendors
  • And of course to a great group of runners throughout the DC, Maryland and Virginia region

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

 

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.

 

Benefits

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 races.

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

  • Fast Track Sports Medicine and Performance Center (703-237-3930) - 2751 Prosperity Ave, Suite 100, Merrifield, VA
    • 10% off run, bike, and swim specialty services
    • 10% off personal training
    • 10% off sports massage
    • 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 (202-588-7333) - 1401 14th Street NW, Washington DC. 10% discount on class passes, newcomers specials excluded, phone or in-store purchases only.
  • Georgetown Running Company (202-337-8626) - 3401 M St. NW, Washington, DC
  • Metro Run and Walk Springfield (703-913-0310) - 7621 Commerce Street, Springfield, VA
  • Potomac River Running Store (multiple locations)
  • Running Warehouse Free two day shipping, free returns. 15% off. Contact us for discount code.
  • Washington Injury and Sports Performance Clinic (202-363-1011) - 1441 I Street NW, Suite LL, Washington, DC. 20% off those not covered under insurance benefits.
 

Upcoming Events

DCRRC National Capital 20 Miler and 5 Miler
Sun, Sep 24th, 2017, @7:00am
KOSCIUSZKO FREEDOM RUN 5K/10K and Kids Run
Sat, Oct 14th, 2017, @9:00am
Kinhaven 5K, 1K Fun Run, and Toddler Dash
Sun, Oct 15th, 2017, @9:00am
2017 Costume Caper 5K
Sat, Oct 28th, 2017, @8:30am
Board of Directors Meeting
Thu, Nov 9th, 2017, @7:00pm
2017 Gar Williams Half Marathon
Sun, Dec 17th, 2017, @9:00am
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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.