2024 DCRRC Langley 8K

 Registration is closed for this event

Please join us for the fifth Snowball Series race of the season.

Race Director: James Scarborough.

Event Schedule:

 9:00am -- On-Site Registration and check-in begins

10:00am -- 8K Start

Registration and Fees:

Online advance registration through midnight the day before the race:

$0 for club members
$10 for non-members

Race Day Registration. Sign-up online between midnight and "the G-Word." You may be asked to show your confirmation email (either printed or on your phone) to obtain your bib:

$5 for club members
$15 for non-members

List of participants: check this list to see if you are registered.  Our email confirmations sometimes end up in your spam folder.  This list serves as alternate confirmation of your registration.

If you signed up for the race and can no longer run please email races@dcroadrunners.org to inform us of your cancelation.  There will be no refund for canceling but you will open up a spot for a fellow runner.

If you would like information about our club membership and the many benefits go to our membership page.

Refund Policy:  We have a strict no refund, no transfer and no deferral policy on all of our low key races.  However, in the event we are forced to cancel this race due to weather or other unforeseen events we will make every attempt to reschedule this race on another date.  In this event, your registration would automatically carry over to the new date.  If you are unable to run this new date or we are unable to find a new date for the race we will grant you free entry into another of our low key races in which room is available.

Volunteers: We always need additional help in putting on these races. Please sign up here, if you (or a family member who is accompanying you to the race) can assist.

Location and Directions: Start line will be at Langley High School (6520 Georgetown Pike).  Take George Washington Parkway to Chain Bridge Road/Dolly Madison Blvd toward McLean, Rt-123 South.  After 0.9 mile, turn right onto Georgetown Pike.  (Don't turn early, or you'll visit the CIA, which can neither confirm nor deny anything about a race.)  After 0.15 mile, turn right onto Colonial Farm Road, at the intersection with the "FHWA Turner Fairbank Highway Research Center | Claude Moore Colonial Farm" sign.  

Distance and Course Description: 8K. The course will start at Langley High School. The course will be run on the bike path and will follow a similar path as previous years (excluding the Langley HS portions). Click here for the course map. Out on the bikepath towards the Beltway. Right on Mackall Avenue, and do the course as before, until you get to Benjamin and Lawton.  Then go STRAIGHT on Benjamin to Balls Hill Road, turn right, take right on Arbor Lane, left on Lawton, and River Oaks Drive. Turn-around point is on River Oaks Drive, right on Lawton, left on Benjamin, and the remainder is the same returning as it was going out.  Best described as an "out and back-ish with a loop in the middle" course.  

Timing:  This race is timed using the Chronotrack timing system. 

Awards:  Prizes will be given out to the top 3 overall men and women.  Also, 1st place Masters man and woman.  

Stroller and Dog Policy:  This race is held on a fairly narrow public trail.  In addition to the many race participants this trail also remains open to the public for use by walkers, runners and bicyclers.  As such, dogs and strollers are prohibited on this particular course.

Headphone Policy:  The use of headphones is strongly discouraged at all DCRR Club races.


February 10th, 2024 9:00 AM   through   12:00 PM
6520 Georgetown Pike
McLean, VA 22101
United States
DCRRC Member $ 5.00
Non Member $ 15.00

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