Race Information

  • Name
    Georgetown Half Marathon
  • City
    Washington, DC
  • Events
    13.1M run
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  • Race Date
    On-Site Race Oct 10, 2020 Saturday On-Site Race Past Date
    Virtual Option
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  • Details from event's Active.com listing:

    KAIMONT LLCMercy Center Foundation USA, and local partners welcome you to Georgetown Half Marathon Virtual Race - Due to Covid 19 we are anticipating virtual race success this year with your help! 

    You are free to run your own course of choosing or the original Fletcher's Cove C&O Canal Course below  

    Event details and schedule

    • On-Line registration closes on Thursday, October 10, 2019, at 4:00 PM
    • After 10/1/2019 - $55
    • After 12/1/2019 - $65
    • After 2/1/2020 - $75
    • After 4/1/2020 - $85
    • After 6/1/2020 - $95
    • After 8/1/2020 - $100


    • $10 discount to Active Duty Military and members of supporting clubs
    • As this is a virtual race you may choose your own course or use Fletcher's below
    • Start and finish at Fletcher's Cove | 4940 Canal Road NW, Washington DC
    • USATF certified course DC09005RT | Certificate | Color Map | B&W Map | PDF | GMAP
    • Since this is a virtual race now, we will host packet pickup on Monday, October 12, from 3 PM to 5 PM, at Georgetown Running Company, 3401 M Street NW, Washington DC
    • After on-line registration closes, you may still enter before race packet pick-up
    • RACE DIRECTIONS:  Should you choose to run the original race course 
    • From westbound Canal Road, watch for the entrance to Fletcher's Cove across from Reservoir Road
    • At the stop light, please cross Canal Road CAREFULLY to get to Fletcher's Cove's driveway
    • From eastbound Canal Road, either make a hairpin right turn into Fletcher's Cove's driveway, or turn right at the stoplight, drive up Reservoir Road and park there, or turn around, drive back down Reservoir Road, and then at the stop light, please cross Canal Road CAREFULLY to get to Fletcher's Cove's driveway
    • Fletcher's Cove has about 50 free parking spots above C&O Canal, or stay right and proceed through a tunnel under C&O Canal to another 166 free parking spots
    • Participants may park off-site, so that we leave some parking spaces available at Fletcher's Cove for the general public. Off-site parking options: 
          • Anywhere on or off Reservoir Road, Bending Lane, Hutchins Lane, W Street, or Macarthur Boulevard
    • Packet pick-up is open Monday, October 12, 3 PM to 5 PM, at Georgetown Running Company, 3401 M Street NW, Washington DC
    • Fletcher's Cove has permanent toilets adjacent to the parking area above C&O Canal
    • POST-RACE:
    • Our budget is limited so we hope all who can pick up the shirts ahead of time will do so.  Since our race has gone virtual, we will send out half marathon shirts and medals to those who don't pick them up at the packet pick up, tba. 
    • Proceeds from the race will help to support girls' education in rural Kenya (Mercyproject.org) and Nepal (Children's Himalayan Foundation)
    • Avoid Extra Charges!
    • When Active.com offers magazine subscriptions, DON'T DO IT!
    • When Active.com offers event insurance, DON'T DO IT! Allianz Insurance make filing claims impossible!
    • When Active.com offers Active Advantage, DON'T DO IT!
    • we have the best policy in the industry for deferrals and transfers
    • Read our deferral and transfer policy at www.safetyandhealthfoundation.org#transfers


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