Our Favorite Yearly Washington, DC Races


Sometimes we need some motivation to get outside and run. How about signing up for a 5K, 10K, or even a full marathon? DC definitely knows how to put together great runs for all levels of intensity. Tie up your running shoes and get out for one of these exciting Washington, DC races.

The Nation’s Triathlon: September 13, 2015

If you’re looking to do more than just run, the Nation’s Triathlon is for you. Swim in the Potomac River, bike through Washington, DC, and then run through DC’s historical landmarks. You won’t want to miss these sights. Register today!

Divas Half Marathon & 5K: September 25-26, 2015

Put on your pink tutu and tiara and let your diva out in the Divas Half Marathon & 5K. Girl power is the name of the game at this race. So, head out to DC’s wine country and proudly run like a girl!

Marine Corps Marathon, Historic 10K, 5K: October 23-25, 2015

The Marine Corps marathon is the fourth largest marathon in the US, the ninth in the world. This is even more impressive as it doesn’t offer any prize money. Because of it’s lack of monetary motivation, the marathon has been deemed “The People’s Marathon.” So sign up today and partake in this unique and popular Washington, DC weekend.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K: March 16, 2016

Who wouldn’t want to run while big-time bands celebrate and encourage you along the way? That’s what you get when you sign up for the Rock ‘n’ Roll marathon, half-marathon, or 5K. Listen to some great music on your run through our nation’s capital.

Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run, 5K Run-Walk, 1/2 Kids’ Run: April 3, 2016

Challenge yourself while running next to the famously beautiful DC cherry blossoms. Bring in the warm weather with “The Runner’s Rite of Spring.” Register now and start training for this elite race.