- If vaccination rates continue on pace in Washington, D.C., outdoor races will be allowed to resume at 50 percent capacity, Mayor Muriel Bowser announced April 5.
- The City of Rockville is collecting input about the future of RedGate Park via a survey that you can take here.
- The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced its Division I All-Academic individual and team honors for the 2020-2021 cross country season. Local runners include:
Alyssa Aldridge Georgetown Margaret Coogan George Washington Sami Corman Georgetown Katie Dammer Georgetown Maggie Donahue Georgetown Annabelle Eastman George Mason Camden Gilmore Georgetown Bethany Graham Furman John Champe Mary Hennelly Georgetown Kyra Holland William & Mary Loudoun Valley Caroline Howley Duke McLean Baylee Jones Georgetown Rachel McArthur Colorado Patriot Harry Monroe Virginia Gonzaga Peter Morris Virginia Loudoun Valley Matthew Payamps Georgetown Jack Salisbury Georgetown Parker Stokes Georgetown Women’s Teams GPA American University 3.8 George Washington University 3.67 Georgetown University 3.668 George Mason University 3.5 Men’s Teams GPA George Mason University 3.52 George Washington University 3.41 Georgetown University 3.41 American University 3.36
Heritage alumna Weini Kelati ran the world championships 10 k standard and several local runners won distance races at college conference championships.
Beach Drive in D.C.’s Rock Creek Park will remained closed to through traffic until at least Labor Day, local infrastructure planners want runners’ input.
Former Westfield runner and All-RunWashington honoree Johnny Pace produced a video for the Pacers Running film series on Joan and Drew Hunter.
NPS will accept comments through May 19 on proposals to create unprotected bike and pedestrian lanes on Hains Point. A remote meeting April 19 at 5 p.m. will elaborate on the options.