DNT Annual 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, October 14, 2017
Jones Point Park 125 Jones Point Drive AlexandriaVA  22314
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Jones Point Park 125 Jones Point Drive AlexandriaVA  22314

About This Activity

Join us in the fight to beat cancer!

The DNT Fitness group is proud to host our 2017 Race for charity in honor of our dear friend and DNT Fitness member Charles T. Coates who passed away of cancer in March 2016. The 5K run/walk will take place on Saturday, October 14, 2017. This chipped 5K run and fun will benefit the Cancer Support Foundation, Inc.

When: Saturday, October 14, 2017, 9:30 AM AM – 11:30 AM

Who: All ages welcomed

Where: Jones Point Park, 125 Jones Point Drive Alexandria, VA

Cost: $30 rate for all registrations (Ages 12 and older) made before August 1, 2017, $35 after

*Cost includes registration and T-Shirt. Registrations after October 1st may not be guaranteed a shirt.  Free registrations (including children under 12 who register for free) will not get a shirt.  


Event details and schedule

The 5K Run/Walk will begin at 9:30 am.

The course is out-and-back starting and finishing at Jones Point Park (125 Jones Point Park, Alexandria, VA) in the parking lot. Once leaving the start line you will hang a left down South Washington Street until entering the onto the Mount Vernon trail to a turnaround point (stop sign just past Belle Haven Park) and back to the finish.


We will be providing all participants with a race bib that will record your time and allow all participants to view their results. All participants that register prior to October 2nd will be guaranteed to receive a T-shirt during packet pick-up. All registrations after October 1st may be asked to pick up their T-shirts at a later time after (TBD) the race.

Packet Pick-up:  Friday,  October 13th from 5PM - 7PM at Golds Gym (1723  Ritchie Station Ct A, Forestville, MD 20747 ) in the main lobby. RACE DAY PACKET PICK-UP will be from 8:00AM-9:00AM. 


The award ceremony will begin directly following the Run. Awards given for the 5K will be:

  • Top Overall 1st Place Male & Female
  • Youngest participant
  • Most mature participant

Event Day Parking Details: The details about parking will be displayed here before the end of September. Please check the email address you used to register for that information as well.

Organizer Info

  • DNT Fitness

Get ACTIVE on the Go

Couch to 5K®
Couch to 5K®

Couch to 5K®

The best way to get new runners off the couch and across the finish line of their first 5K.

Available for iOS | Android

Map & Direction

Jones Point Park 125 Jones Point Drive AlexandriaVA  22314
Get Directions

Discuss This Activity

Browse Distance running