Runners Receive:Points count towards our Year-Long 5k, Endurance, & Back of the Pack Series. Points will also count towards our Summer Series. Find more info about the series here.
Finisher’s Medal, Technical (Drifit) Event Shirt, & A Chip Timed Event
In partnership with EOD Warrior Foundation. The EOD Warrior Foundation (EODWF) serves the EOD community by providing financial assistance and support to active-duty and veteran wounded, injured or ill EOD warriors, families of our wounded and fallen EOD warriors and by maintaining the EOD Memorial. – See more here.
Come enjoy the fast and flat courses at Carderock Recreation Area. They are perfect for PRs!
Now offering a virtual run option for those who cannot make it on race day. You will receive a medal.
Race Start Times
Half - 7:30am
10k - 7:45am
5k - 8am
5k - $25, until July 31 ($30)
10k - $40, until July 31 ($45)
Half - $60, until July 31 ($65)
***Price will increase on race morning by $5 for each distance
T-shirts guaranteed to runners registered before July 27. We will order extra t-shirts for those who register after that date, but it is on a first-come first-served basis.
At the event (one hour before the race starts)
Directions to Parking
There is parking within the recreation area. There are four parking lots at Carderock. The best address to use is for the Naval Warfare Surface Center (9500 Macarthur Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20817). You may also use these GPS coordinates (38.972451, -77.198889) that will get you to the park. This is across Clara Barton Parkway from Carderock. If you google search Carderock Recreation Area, it takes you to a different location, so please use the address provided.