mission of American University’s Women & Politics Institute is to
close the gender gap in political leadership. We provide young women
with academic and practical training that encourages them to become
involved in the political process. And we facilitate research that
enhances our understanding of the challenges women face in the political
arena. All proceeds from the race go to the Women & Politics
on Friedheim Quadrangle
4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016
Date and Time:
Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 8:00 AM
All ages are welcome
Registration begins at 7:00 AM and race begins at 8:00 AM
Advance Registration: $30
Day of Race Registration: $40
Registration: Teams must be at least 5 people. If your team has already
been created, select the team you wish to join from the "drop-down"
list. Prizes will be awarded to the team with the most runners. For
more information, please call My-Lien at 202-885-3103.
MyLaps Bibtag Timing Chip By Revolution3 Timing:
timing operated by Revolution3 Timing will be used to score the 5K
race. The system uses a computer "tag" that is attached to each runner’s
bib so that it can record the exact time a runner crosses the starting
line and the finish line. All awards will be based on clock time.
top three male and female finishers overall receive awards. The first
male and female finishers in these age groups also receive awards: 24
& under, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, and 55 and over.
Packet Pick Up:
Race packets, t-shirts, bibs, and Chronotrack timing B-tags will be available at two locations.
Packet Pick Up # 1:
Thursday, March 27th from 5:30 PM until 8 PM at Athleta
, located at 3229 M Street, NW, Washington, DC 20007.
Packet Pick Up # 2:
March 28th from 2 PM until 6 PM, outside the elevator on the second
floor of American University’s Ward Circle Building, located at 4400
Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20016. Parking is available in
the Nebraska Avenue Parking Lot, located along Nebraska Avenue across
from the campus.
On race day, packet pickup is from 7:00 AM until 7:50 AM. Please don't wait until race day if you want to avoid the lines.
Picking Up for Your Family and Friends:
Runners can pick up bibs and t-shirts for their friends.