Saturday, April 9th, 2016

at 8:30am

ATTENTION 2016 Race Participants: Thank you so much for making the 24th annual #5MileRun a huge success again this year!
Here is the link for the race results:

Please CLICK HERE to read our official Press Release for the 2016 event!

With your help and generosity, we surpassed our goal raising nearly $225,000 for Children's National!

The 24th 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.


Date: Saturday, April 9th, 2016

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 before March 30th: 5 Mile Adult $25, 5 Mile Youth (12 & Under) $10,
3-Person Corporate Team $95, 4-Person Corporate Team $110

Fees after March 30th: Each current entry fee amount will increase by +$10.00



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.


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.


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

• 15-19

• 20-24

• 25-29

• 30-34

• 35-39

• 40-44

• 45-49

• 50-54

• 55-59

• 60-64

• 65-69

• 70+

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