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ACE Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Institute 15½th annual Potomac River Run Marathon & Half

Saturday, September 29, 2018
Fletcher's Cove on the C&O Canal Towpath 4940 Canal Road NW WashingtonDC  20007
Saturday, September 29, 2018
Fletcher's Cove on the C&O Canal Towpath 4940 Canal Road NW WashingtonDC  20007
Half or Full Marathon - Half or Full Marathon
$70.00
in 49 days $80.00
Half or Full Marathon - Half or Full Marathon
$70.00
in 49 days $80.00
Half or Full Marathon - Members of 50 States Club and other supporting organizations
$60.00
in 49 days $70.00
Half or Full Marathon - Members of 50 States Club and other supporting organizations
$60.00
in 49 days $70.00
Transfer or Deferral from a Previous Race - Transfer
$10.00
Transfer or Deferral from a Previous Race - Transfer
$10.00
Taxi Ride from Key Bridge Marriott to Fletcher's Cove at 7 AM only - ONE-WAY Red Top Car ride from Key Bridge Marriott to Fletcher's Cove, departing at 7:00 AM
$10.00
Taxi Ride from Key Bridge Marriott to Fletcher's Cove at 7 AM only - ONE-WAY Red Top Car ride from Key Bridge Marriott to Fletcher's Cove, departing at 7:00 AM
$10.00
Taxi Ride from Key Bridge Marriott to Fletcher's Cove at 7 AM only - ROUND-TRIP Red Top Taxi ride from Key Bridge Marriott to Fletcher's Cove at 7:00 AM, returning whenever we have four finishers ready to go
$15.00
Taxi Ride from Key Bridge Marriott to Fletcher's Cove at 7 AM only - ROUND-TRIP Red Top Taxi ride from Key Bridge Marriott to Fletcher's Cove at 7:00 AM, returning whenever we have four finishers ready to go
$15.00
Dinner at Cosi on September 28 at 6:30 PM only - Dinner at Cosi on October 27 at 6:30 PM only
$15.00
Dinner at Cosi on September 28 at 6:30 PM only - Dinner at Cosi on October 27 at 6:30 PM only
$15.00

About This Activity

o  Sponsored by ACE Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Institute 

o  If it hurts, call ACE-PT first at 703-205-1233

 

  • Course

Event details and schedule

 
  • Start Times
  • Both the 8 AM start and 9 AM are Boston qualifiers
  • Awards
  • $250 to 1st, $150 to 2nd, $100 to 3rd overall M/F in the 9 AM Full Marathon
  • Gift certificates to 1st, 2nd, 3rd by 10-year age-group M/F
  • This race is the third of Safety And Health Foundation's 2018 Grand Prix
  • $100 cash award to everyone who finishes all 3 of SHF's full or half marathons in 2019
  • Directions
  • Fletcher's Cove is two miles west of Georgetown at 4940 Canal Road NW
  • From Georgetown, take M Street NW westbound
  • Cross Foxhall Road
  • M Street NW becomes Canal Road NW
  • Continue west for two miles to stoplight at Reservoir Road
  • CAEREFULLY turn left down ramp to upper parking for 85 cars
  • When upper parking is filled, turn right into tunnel under C&O Canal
  • At end of turn, turn left to parking for 200 cars
  • If all parking at Fletcher's Cove is taken, turn RIGHT up Reservoir Road to free parking on-street and at The River School
  • Parking
  • We have about 285 free parking spaces
  • Please carpool or use our Facebook page to share a ride.
  • Drop-off instructions
  • Parking is limited at Fletcher's Cove
  • If you can get someone to drop you off, the best place is at the top of the ramp leading down to Fletcher's Cove
  • Don't drive down the ramp to drop off passengers -- you'll get stuck trying to drive back up the ramp
  • Thus we can avoid a traffic jam on the ramp
  • From there, it's a short walk across a footbridge to the start line
  • Logistics
  • Packet 
    Pick-up
  • Pick up your bib number, t-shirt, and goodie bag pre-race
  • Goodie bag assembly and early packet pickup:
  • Help us assemble bib numbers and goodie bags, and get your bib number, t-shirt, and goodie bag early on Thursday, September 27, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Walter Reed Community Center, 2909 16th Street South, Arlington VA 22204 (703-228-0946)
  • Pre-race packet pickup:
  • Friday, September 28, 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Pacers Running Store, 3100 Clarendon Boulevard, Arlington VA, across street from Clarendon Metro, free parking at Trader Joe's if you buy something -- includes late registration
  • Race-day packet pickup: Saturday, September 29, on-site from 7:15 AM to 8:45 AM
  • Race-day packet pick-up is on-site at picnic tables at Fletcher's Cove
  • You may pick up someone else's bib number and packet if you bring along a signed note or a printed e-mail message from your friend
  • HEADPHONE POLICY: PLEASE DO NOT WEAR HEADPHONES AT THE START, MIDPOINT, OR FINISH LINE

 

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