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2018 National Women's Half Marathon

Race Schedule

Date: Sunday, May 3, 2020
Time: 7:00 AM Half Marathon | 7:30 AM 8K

Where: West Potomac Park (MAP)


The National Women’s Half Marathon and 8K will start and finish at West Potomac Park in the heart of the excitement that is Washington DC!

The course time limit is 4 hours. 

Packet Pick Up

The National Women’s Half Marathon & 8K will be using direct bib assignment for race packet pick-up. Athletes can go to either of the Pacers Running store locations listed below to get their race bib assigned to them when they arrive at a location. Athlete’s must have a copy of their photo ID, and it’s very helpful to have a copy of your confirmation email from when you pick up your race packet. For faster service please have your QR code open on your phone, ready to scan. If you’re picking up a race bib for another person, you will need to have a properly filled out Proxy Form, please find link to the Proxy Form here. Digital copies are allowed. A photo of their photo ID is acceptable. You will be limited to 5 total Proxys.

*Please note that Packet Pick Up is ONLY available at Pacers – Clarendon Blvd. and Pacers – 14th Street during the times listed below. Packet Pick Up is NOT available at Pacers – Alexandria, Pacers – Fairfax or Pacers – Navy Yard.  We regret we cannot transfer packets to these locations.

Friday, May 1, 2020

Packet Pick Up

Pacers Running (2 Locations)

10:00 am – 7:00 pm | Packet Pick Up at PACERS RUNNING CLARENDON

11:00 am – 8:00 pm | Packet Pick Up at PACERS RUNNING 14TH STREET

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Saturday, May 2, 2020

Packet Pick Up

Pacers Running (2 Locations)

10:00 am – 6:00 pm | Packet Pick Up at PACERS RUNNING CLARENDON

10:00 am – 5:00 pm | Packet Pick Up at PACERS RUNNING 14TH STREET

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Sunday, May 3, 2020

Race Day

5:00 am – 6:15 am | Packet Pick Up (Limited to athletes with special request ONLY – please Contact Us for assistance

6:30 am | Half Marathon Runners called into corrals

6:55 am | National Anthem

7:00 am | START – National Women’s Half Marathon

7:15 am | 8K Runner corrals move up – TENTATIVE

7:30 am | START – National Women’s 8K Road Race – TENTATIVE START TIME

9:30 am | Awards Presentation – 8K

10:00 am | Awards Presentation – Half Marathon

11:00 am | Race Course Closes

12:30 pm | Post Event Party CLOSES DOWN

Schedule including start times are subject to change.


Receive Your Bib By Mail (Optional)

Athletes wishing to receive their race bib by mail may now take advantage of this easy option and never leave home! For just $25.00 you can receive your race bib in the mail two weeks before the action begins at the National Women’s Half Marathon & 8K Road Race! This is an option on your Active Registration. This mail option will end on Friday, March 13, 2020 in order for us to process your request! Please note that athletes choosing this option will have to pick up their race shirt and goodie bag at Pacers Running Stores on Friday or Saturday at packet pick up (schedule). Or athlete will be able to pick up those items at the post event party after the event is completed. (No shirts or Goodie Bags will be given to an athlete without having their race number in hand!)

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