Track: Fast soft urethane four-lane 200-meter indoor track · 8+ laps to the mile, 22.5-meter turn radius.
We record individual times only in the race walks, 1-mile, 3000-meter, and 5000-meter, but not in the shorter events.
If you use starting blocks for 55-meter, please bring your own
NO SPIKES: NOT METAL, NOT PLASTIC, NOT CERAMIC. No food allowed in the gym.
Announcer: Radio personality Chuck Williams
Directions: From DC or Capital Beltway (I-495), take Arlington Blvd (Route 50) to Glebe Road (Route 120) southbound to 2nd Street South. At the 7-11, turn left (east). TJ is on your left. Parking is free.
Or from Route 50, turn south on Irving Street and right (west) onto 2nd Street South.
Or from I-395, take Glebe Road (Route 120) northbound 3 miles to 2nd Street South, then turn right to TJ.
For more info: call 703-927-4833 and leave a message · For PVTC, 703-481-3530
Conducted in co-operation with Arlington Department of Parks, Recreation, and Community Resources.
Free for children up to 8th grade
Ribbons for every youth finisher, thanks to POTOMAC VALLEY TRACK CLUB www.pvtc.org
$ 3.00 per meet for high school students -- ($8 for all 3 meets before December 31)
$ 4.00 per meet for PVTC members -- ($11 for all 3 meets before December 31)
$ 5.00 per meet for all others -- ($14 for all 3 meets before December 31)
Students up to 8th grade may enter free using this form
Event details and schedule
EVENTS and approximate start times:
7:45 am RACE WALKS choose your distance: 400 meter, 800m, 1500m, one mile, & 3000m - one heat, followed by race-walk clinic for young athletes at 8:15 AM
8:15 am 55-Meter Run, heats by age and gender
9:00 am One-Mile Run, with heats: children, women, elite, open, masters
9:40 am 400-Meter Run & 4x400 Relay, heats by age and gender
10:10 am 800-Meter Run, heats by age and gender
10:35 am 200-Meter Run & 4x200 Relay, heats by age and gender
11:30 am 3000-Meter (15 laps) & 5000-meter (25 laps), one heat only
No need to enter individual events when you register
Please listen for the calls for your event(s)
We issue calls for each event about 10 minutes before the event begins.
"First call" means begin forming groups by age & gender