2023 DCRRC Cross Country 3 Miler, Kids' Race and Picnic

 Registration is closed for this event
3 miles at Lake Accotink Park.

Join the club for this great family event. In addition to the traditional 3+ mile Cross Country race at Lake Accotink Park, we will be featuring a picnic for all Club members, family members, and race participants.  

Run the race and eat or just come eat! 

Race Director:  Miguel Cuya

Distance and course: Out and back course at Lake Accotink Park

Picnic:  DCRR have reserved the Small Shelter Lake Accontink Park.  From riding the carrousel, kayaking, or renting pedal boats, there are many so many activities for everyone.  The shelter is reserved from 9 a.m. to sunset and everyone is welcome to enjoy the facility all day.  

Registration and Fees:

If you would like to attend the picnic but not run the race you are welcome to but please click "Register Now" and select "Coming to the picnic but not running" so we can have an accurate headcount.

Online advance registration through 6 PM the day before the race:

$0 for club members

$10 for non-members.

On-site, day-of-race registration:

$10 for club members

$15 for non-members, check (payable to DC Road Runners) or exact change appreciated.

Who is registered?  check this list.  You should receive a confirmation email but sometimes they end up in a spam folder.  This list will serve as the alternative confirmation of your registration.

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 need many volunteers to help coordinate the race events.  If you would like to volunteer, please sign-up here or email the race directors for more information.

Race-day Information: Kids' race starts at 5:30 p.m.  Adults' race starts at 5:40 p.m.  Dinner begins at 6:15 p.m.  For directions to Lake Accotink Park (Small Shelter) click here!

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

Stroller and Dog Policy:  Dogs are welcome but strollers will not be able to negotiate this course.

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

August 19th, 2023 4:00 PM   through   7:30 PM
7500 Accotink Park Road
Springfield, VA 22150
United States
Non-DCRR Member $ 10.00
DCRR Member $ 0.00
Coming to Picnic but not running $ 0.00

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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.