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Running Shorts – March 27

With SafeTrack still preventing the Metro system from opening early for the Cherry Blossom Ten Mile, race management has laid out a variety of transportation options to reach the race on time. The Marine Corps Marathon registration lottery closes on Wednesday, March 29. The Montgomery County Road

Running Shorts – March 20

The entry lottery for the Marine Corps Marathon will be open March 22-29. WashCycle looks at the interim official re-routing for the Capital Crescent/Georgetown Branch Trail during Purple Line construction, which primarily uses Jones Bridge Road to travel east and west.

Running Shorts – March 13

Patriot senior Rachel McArthur won the 800 meter finals at the New Balance Indoor Championships, running 2:06.08. The Bullis School won the girls’ 4×400 meter relay in a meet record time of 3:39.70. The team included freshmen Leah Phillips and Shaniya Hall, sophomore Lauryn Harris and junior

First-timer surprises veteran runners at Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon

For a year and a half, Sam Doud didn’t race. After he walked away from collegiate running at American University, he just logged his miles, enjoyed the sport and bided his time until he was ready to race truly long distances. “I’ve never been one of the

Running Shorts – Feb. 6

Noah Lyles, a 2017 T.C. Williams graduate, broke the 300 meter indoor record at the USA Indoor Championships in Albuquerque March 3, running 31.87, 0.01 seconds faster than Wallace Spearman‘s 2006 world record. The courses and start times will change for Saturday’s Rock ‘n’ Roll D.C. Marathon

Running Shorts – Feb. 20

MoCo Running’s collection of tributes following the passing of Ray Boss, Montgomery County’s commissioner of track and field officials, is worth reading At the Atlantic 10 Indoor Track and Field Championships Saturday and Sunday at George Mason University, George Washington sophomore Halley Brown won the mile 4:53.02,

Running Shorts – Feb. 6

The Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run bib transfer period is open through 11:59 Feb. 28. American University track athletes and Oakton alumnae Samia Akbar and Keira Carlstrom D’Amato were inducted into the university’s hall of fame. American University track and cross country coach Matt Centrowitz‘s memoir, Like Father

Running Shorts – Jan. 23

The Town of Chevy Chase is blocking Montgomery County’s request to route part of an interim bike and walking trail through its streets once the Georgetown Branch Trail closes for Purple Line construction, Bethesda Magazine reported. The Lake Braddock Distance Medley Relay team of Shannon Browning, Skyla

Best of Washington Running nominations!

We’re taking nominations for the Best of Washington Running 2017 through Jan. 31! The six nominees with the most votes will go on to final voting from Feb. 1-March 31. Nominations must be cast using this form. Comments on this web page will not be counted or

All-RunWashington Postseason Team 2016

Following a cross country season that saw one local team and two individuals make the Nike Cross Nationals meet and three qualify for Foot Locker, RunWashington’s coaches panel gathered to select the All-RunWashington Postseason teams. Here are some, but not all, of their highlights. If someone has