What time does the race start?
Race begins at 9:00 AM, same day packet pick up starts at 8 AM. Early packet pick up is at 4-7 pm at MedStar NRH Rehabilitation Network, Ballston-Marymount at 4040 Fairfax Dr.
What information do you have regarding parking?
Parking is available in the MU garage and on the neighboring streets, we will have volunteers on site to direct with parking. There is also a MU shuttle from the Ballston Metro.
Can I register on race day?
Yes, race day registration is available for $50 - exact change and checks are preferred. On-site registration will begin at 8:00 am.
Will there be a bag check?
Bag check will be available on site.
Is there a space for spectators?
Spectators will be welcome to wait for their runner at the finish line in Saint City or anywhere along the course.
Can I get a refund if I can’t attend?
No, all registrations for this event are non-refundable.
Can I transfer my registration to another runner?
No, due to insurance and liability requirements, each new runner must complete a new registration.
What is the minimum age to participate?
All ages are welcome to participate. Anyone under 18 will need the consent of a parent or guardian. Minors (12 and under) will need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian on the course. No strollers or baby joggers are allowed on the course.
What happens if it rains?
The race will not be cancelled for rain!
Can I still register?
Yes, race day registration is available up to 48 hours prior to the race.
Have any other questions?
What will post race party include?
Post-race party to include craft beer (21 and older with valid ID), live band, and service project preparing bagged meals for Arlington Street People's Assistance Network (ASPAN).
Where is the race located?
The race will start and finish at Marymount University located at 2807 North Glebe Road, Arlington, Virginia.
How long does it take to complete the course?
Your finish time will depend on your athletic ability. Top times may be in the low teens. Most people finish within 40 minutes.
What does registration include?
All participants will receive Marymount 5K shirt, pint glass, and admittance to the official Marymount 5K post-race party at Saint City to include a drink ticket, complimentary food, and family entertainment. Participants must register by April 1st to be guaranteed a t-shirt. After April 1st, t-shirt availability is not guaranteed.
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