2018 DCRRC Predictions & Resolutions 5K

Ring in 2018 the right way by running the Predictions & Resolutions 5K.  Work off your New Year's Eve over-indulgences.  Read all about the 2009 running of this race in The Washington Post.  This year we will again be running the race at Washington-Lee High School.  There is ample parking on the Stafford Street parking deck.  The site is also accessible via metro from the Virginia Square Metro station

Distance and course: Course has been changed to Start and Finish at Washington-Lee High School.  The map of course is can be viewed by clicking this link.  It features rolling hills on the Martha Custis trail with a net downhill last mile followed by a flat last section.  This is a USATF Certified Course so feel free to set a world record!

Registration is OPEN:  Please register soon as this race will reach it's maximum of 250 runners fast. To confirm your registration click this link.

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.

Race-day Information: Check-in and race number pickup will begin at 11:00 AM on the parking deck next to Washington-Lee High School.  Enter off of 15th Street to this parking deck.  The race will start promptly at 12:00 PM.  After the race stick around to share bagels and cream cheese with all of your favorite runners.

Can I run the Predictions and Resolutions 5K with a stroller? NO Strollers allowed.  The course is too narrow and the trail is shared use with the public. No exceptions

Can I run this race with my dog?  NO dogs allowed.  The course is too narrow and the trail is shared us with the public. No exceptions

Food: Water, Gartorade, Bagels and cream cheese (after the race)

Volunteer: If you would like to volunteer, please sign up at this link. For Snowball Series volunteer purposes (particularly Jacket) this race would satisfy your outside the series volunteer component.

Timing and Awards: This race is timed using the Chronotrack timing system.  Please familiarize yourself with how the timing tags work by visiting the Chronotrack website. Prizes will be given out to the top 3 overall men and women.  Also, prizes will be given to the top 3 men and women in each 10 year age group.  

Directions: 

From Washington DC: take I-66 west to the Glebe Road exit, turn right on Glebe, right on 15th Street for about 0.4 miles, to Stafford Street, turn right and cross over I-66 and the school is on your left.
From Vienna and points west in Virginia: take I-66 east to the Fairfax Drive exit, follow Fairfax Drive for about 0.8 mile to Stafford Street, turn left for about 0.3 miles and the school is on your right.
From Alexandria: take Glebe Road going north until turning right on 15th Street, and proceed as from DC.
Metro: Washington-Lee is a short walk from both the Virginia Square and Ballston Metro stations on the Orange Line.

 

January 1st, 2018 12:00 PM   through   2:00 PM
1301 North Stafford Street
Arlington, VA 22201
United States

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Price
DCRRC Member $ 0.00
Non Member $ 10.00

Upcoming Events

Holiday Relays
Wed, Dec 13th, 2017, @7:00pm
DCRRC Gar Williams Half Marathon
Sun, Dec 17th, 2017, @9:00am
DCRRC Predictions & Resolutions 5K
Mon, Jan 1st, 2018, @12:00pm
DCRRC Al Lewis 10-Miler
Sat, Jan 6th, 2018, @9:00am
Board of Directors Meeting
Thu, Jan 11th, 2018, @7:00pm
DCRRC JFK 20K and MLK 5K
Sat, Jan 13th, 2018, @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.