- RunWashington will be announcing its 2016 All-RunWashington Preseason Cross Country Team from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 21 at a pep rally on the Georgetown University campus. Our panel of local coaches have picked 62 of the area’s best runners to watch for the season, several of whom will be challenging on the national scene but all will be contributing to making the D.C. area one of the nation’s hotbeds of cross country running.
- Georgetown alumna Emily Infeld finished 11th in the Olympic 10,000 meter final, running 30:13.17.
- RunWashington Periscoped author Chris Lear‘s appearance at the Pacers Summer Running Book Club Sunday night. Lear discussed his 2000 book Running with the Buffaloes. You can view the discussion here.
- Check your 2016 runner ranking at RunWashington. If you notice your results from any of the ranked races aren’t included, contact [email protected].
Divided lanes coming to Hains Point, safety measures in the works for the Mount Vernon Trail, three locals make national high school XC meet, local collegians race at NCAAs.
St. Albans and GVS’s Vivian Kelly won their first DC cross country titles while St. Johns’ girls and St. Albans’ Pierre Attiogbe repeated.
Beach Drive remains closed to through traffic year-round, locals win conference, USATF titles.
Capt. Kyle King won the Marine Corps Marathon, a year after he planned to make his debut at the race, and Chelsea Baker of the British Royal Navy made tremendous strides winning the women’s race.
Born in 1984 as the George Washington Parkway Classic, it is among the most scenic and spacious distance races on the East Coast. From the serene beauty of our spacious course meandering through the finest spring bloom in the DC