• Upcoming Events

    Sep
    7
    Sun
    1:00 pm Mentor Orientation @ Shaw Library
    Mentor Orientation @ Shaw Library
    Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Teens Run DC is recruiting mentors for our 2014–15 season! Fill out a mentor application and RSVP for our Mentor Orientation today!  What does it take to be a Mentor? No prior running experience is required! What you DO need is heart and the[...]
    Oct
    26
    Sun
    7:45 am Marine Corps Marathon @ Pentagon/Arlington Cemetary
    Marine Corps Marathon @ Pentagon/Arlington Cemetary
    Oct 26 @ 7:45 am – 1:00 pm
    Marine Corps Marathon 2014! Let’s cheer on our charity runners!  The Marine Corps Marathon will begin at 7:40 a.m. for the wheelchair and hand cycle participants. Runners will start 7:55 a.m. The closest Metro access to[...]
    Nov
    1
    Sat
    9:00 am Fall Community Gathering
    Fall Community Gathering
    Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Event details coming soon!

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    RACE CALENDAR

    FEATURED RACES:

     

    OTHER POTENTIAL RACES - for individual mentor-mentee pairs

     

    RACES COMPLETED

    VETERAN’S DAY 10K: We were 36 students, accompanied by 38 mentors and running leaders. We were prepared, and we ran strong. All students who started the race completed the race.

    • When: Sunday Nov. 11, 2012 @ 8:00 am
    • Where: West Potomac Park near the Tidal Basin
    • Parking and Metro. There is no parking on Ohio Drive in West Potomac Park. There is no parking along Independence Avenue at any time. Look for side street parking north of Constitution Avenue NW between 18th & 23rd Streets NW. Metro opens at 7am on Sunday. Please consider having a friend drop you off at 23rd & Constitution Avenue NW before the run, then ride Metro home. The closest metro stop to the event site is Foggy Bottom/GWU on the orange and blue lines. The stop is located at 23rd & H Streets NW. If you ride Metrorail to the event, walk south along 23rd Street past the State Department and Lincoln Memorial. Pass on the east side of Lincoln and look south to the Potomac River. That park adjacent to the river is the race staging area.

    JINGLE ALL THE WAY 8K.

    • When: Sunday Dec. 9, 2012 @ 9:00 am
    • Where:Freedom Plaza. Pennsylvania Avenue NW, between 12th and 13th Street.
    • Parking and Metro. Take the Blue or Orange Line to Federal Triangle. The Federal Triangle station is directly across the street from the start/finish line. Parking is available on surrounding streets. Do not park on Pennsylvania Avenue between 12th and 14th Streets.

    ST. PATRICK’S DAY 8K.

    • When: Sunday March 10, 2013 @ 9:00 am
    • Where: Freedom Plaza. Pennsylvania Avenue NW, between 12th and 13th Streets.
    • Parking and Metro. Take the Blue or Orange Line to Federal Triangle. The Federal Triangle station is directly across the street from the start/finish line. Parking is available on surrounding streets. Do not park on Pennsylvania Avenue between 12th and 14th Streets.
     
    BALLOU INTERNATIONAL 5K
     
    • When: Saturday March 23, 2013 @ 9:00 am (best guess)
    • Where: Ballou Senior High School, 3401 4th St SE Washington, DC
     
    CREDIT UNION CHERRY BLOSSOM TEN MILER & 5K – OUR PREMIER RACE FOR 2013.
    • When: Sunday April 7, 2013 @ 7:30 am
    • Where: Washington Monument Grounds
    • Parking and Metro. take the Blue or Orange line to the Smithsonian Mall stop, which is .25 mile from the staging area on the Washington Monument Grounds.

     PUBLIC SERVICE 5K.

    • When:  Sunday May 5, 2013 @ 8 am
    • Where:  Anacosita Park
    • Parking and Metro.  FREE Parking is plentiful at Anacostia Park. Please park your vehicle at the northern end of the park near the Skating Pavilion; please note that you must arrive before 7:30 a.m. The closest Metro station (Potomac Ave on the Orange-Blue lines) is about a 20-minute walk from the start/finish area.

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