Ethio-American 5K

8K, 5K

Event Date

Sat, May 16, 2015

Address

Bethesda, MD

Pricing

Activity Today Later

8K run or walk

$20 $25 Closed

Sponsors

$0 $0 Closed

About This Activity

Course map

  • Interactive GMAP
  • Course runs 2500 meters east to Lock 10 and back

  • Directions from Georgetown and points east

  • From Georgetown, go west past Key Bridge. At Foxhall Road, M Street becomes Canal Road
  • Continue west for 3 milesAt Chain Bridge, Canal Road becomes Clara Barton Parkway
  • Continue west for 6 miles to I-495 Beltway. Cross under Beltway. Continue west for one mile
  • See continuation below

  • Directions from Maryland and points west

  • From I-495 Capital Beltway, take exit 41 west towards Carderock
  • Continue west for one mile
  • At sign for CARDEROCK-NAV SURF WAR CEN, go right up the ramp.
  • At top of ramp, turn left. Cross OVER parkway. Continue straight and bear right into tunnel. At end of tunnel, look to your left - the start line in up the gravel ramp. Then drive straight to the T-intersection and turn left or right into free parking

  • Cash prizes

  • $200 for 1st place M/F
  • $100 for 2nd place M/F
  • $75 for 3rd place M/F

  • Age-group awards

  • Top 3 in age groups 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over
  • Gift certificates from Georgetown Running Company and other sponsors
  • Distinctive random awards

  • Pre-race packet pick-up

  • Friday, May 15, 2015, 3:00-6:00 PM, at Georgetown Running Company, 3401 M Street NW, Washington DC (202-337-8626)
  • Buy shoes and apparel purchased during packet pick-up at Georgetown Running Company

  • Race-day packet pick-up

  • Saturday, May 16, 2015, 8:00-8:45 AM, on-site at Carderock Recreation Area (no race-day registration)

  • Goodies

  • Everyone gets a colorful, wearable t-shirt, a goodie bag with real goodies, pre-race refreshments, and post-race picnic with live music

  • Fees

  • $20 by December 31
  • $25 by February 28
  • $30 by May 13
  • $40 on May 14-15 (no race-day registration)

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