Mothers Day 8K

Event Date

Sun, May 11, 2014

Address

Washington, DC

About This Activity

Course map

  • Interactive GMAP
  • Course runs 2500 meters west to Lock 5 and back, then 1500 meters east to near Milestone 2 and back, total 8000 meters

  • Directions from Georgetown and points east

  • From Georgetown, go west past Key Bridge. At Foxhall Road, M Street becomes Canal Road. Continue west for 2 miles.
  • Watch for Reservoir Road on right and entrance to Fletcher's Cove on left.
  • CAREFULLY turn left - watch for oncoming traffic. Continue through the tunnel to free parking by Potomac River

  • Directions from Maryland and points west

    From Clara Barton Parkway, go east past Chain Bridge where Canal Road begins. Cross Arizona Avenue.

  • Watch for the entrance to Fletcher's Cove on the right. Be careful -- the right turn there is very sharp.
  • Drive through the tunnel to free parking alongside Potomac River

  • Cash prizes

  • $250 for 1st place M/F
  • $150 for 2nd place M/F
  • $100 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

  • Saturday, May 10, 2014, 3:00-6:00 PM, at Georgetown Running Company, 3401 M Street NW, Washington DC (202-337-8626)
  • 15% store discount on shoes and apparel purchased during packet pick-up at Georgetown Running Company

  • Race-day packet pick-up

  • Sunday, May 11, 2014, 8:00-8:45 AM, on-site at Fletcher's Cove (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 January 31
  • $30 by May 9
  • $40 on May 10 at packet pick-up (no race-day registration

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