The 25th Annual Van Metre 5-Mile Run and One-Mile Fun Run/Walk benefits Children’s National Medical Center. Serious runners, weekend and occasional joggers, walkers, and even strollers (for One-Mile Fun Run/Walk only) of all skill levels are invited to participate. The ChronoTrack race timing system and the disposable D-tag will be used this year.
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Date: Saturday, April 1st, 2017
Time: 8:30 am 5-Mile Run, 8:35 am Kids Run for Fun & One-Mile Fun Run/ Walk
Place: Broadlands Marketplace — Ashburn, VA directions
From the Beltway, follow Dulles Toll Road West. Take the Dulles Greenway to Exit 6 (RT 772) Ashburn/Broadlands. Left at exit ramp, then right onto Wynridge Drive to the Broadlands Marketplace.
Course: Click here for USATF Certified Course Map
Click here for Aerial Race Map
Fees between January 31st - March 30th:
5 Mile Adult $25, 5 Mile Youth (12 & Under) $10,
3-Person Corporate Team $100, 4-Person Corporate Team $115
Fees after March 30th: Each current entry fee amount will increase by +$10.00
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PACKET PICK UP
Our Race Packet Pick-up schedule will be as follows:
Wednesday 3/29 and Thursday 3/30 from 4pm - 7pm
RoadRunner Sports Sterling
46220 Potomac Run Plaza, Sterling VA 20164
Friday 3/31 from 12pm - 5pm
43170 Southern Walk Plaza, Ashburn, VA 20148
Saturday 4/1, Starting at 7am
43180 Southern Walk Plaza, Ashburn, VA 20148
(Between Blend Coffee Bar and VA Tire & Auto)
Added Bonus! There will be a special RoadRunner Sports shopping discount for the 5 Mile Run race participants during our 5 Mile Run Packet Pick-up. All race participants will receive $10* from RoadRunner Sports to spend on anything you want in the store! (*minimum $30 purchase). If you join the RRS VIP Family during the Packet Pick-up, you'll save 25% on everything! Don’t miss out on these exclusive gifts for race participants only when you come to the Race Packet Pick-up! Restrictions apply. See store for details.
NEW! VIRTUAL RUNNER CATEGORY
Not able to attend the Van Metre 5-Mile Run this year? Run a 5-Mile course of your choice, and honor our great cause - wherever you may be! All Virtual Runners must register by February 28th, 2017.
Fees by February 28th: 5 Mile Adult $45, 5 Mile Youth (12 & Under) $25.
THE CORPORATE CHALLENGE
A minimum of three runners and maximum of four runners are required to form a corporate team and the team must be coed. The top three times of each team will be counted.
KIDS RUN FOR FUN/ONE MILE RUN/WALK
The Kids Run for Fun is a one-mile event for children 12 years of age and under. Every child who finishes the run receives a commemorative gift.
POST-RACE CELEBRATION & DOOR PRIZES
The Van Metre Companies will host a post-race celebration for all runners, walkers, and strollers who participate in the 5-Mile Run, Kids Run for Fun and One-Mile Fun Run/Walk at the Broadlands Marketplace. There will be awards and door prizes for all ages, but you must be present to win.
Cash prizes will be presented to the first-, second- and third-place overall male and overall female runners. Additional prizes will be presented to the top two male and female runners in the following age groups:
• 14 & under