Date: April (every Friday), 2012
Location: Crystal City, Arlington, VA
Start Time: 6:30PM
Distance: 5K

The Crystal Run 5k Fridays race series is back! Join the Crystal City BID and Pacers Running Stores every Friday in April at 6:30PM for one of the most popular and fun 5k races in the metro area! Racers will run a professionally timed and certified course along a fast and fun route through Crystal City!

Be brave and run all four - competing each week to beat your previous time and start your weekends off with a Fit start!

Registration is open.

Fee:
$20 for each individual race
$60 for all races in series

Please note that this is now a four race series. Per Arlington County request, we are conducting this series just on Fridays in April. The price of the series has been adjusted and rebates to individuals registered for the series are currently underway. For questions regarding rebates, please email Gail Hughes

Registration is open.

Fee:
$20 for each individual race
$60 for all races in series

Please note that this is now a four race series. Per Arlington County request, we are conducting this series just on Fridays in April. The price of the series has been adjusted and rebates to individuals registered for the series are currently underway. For questions regarding rebates, please email Gail Hughes

Flat and fast USATF-certified course running throughout the downtown city streets of Crystal City

Course Records:

15:10, Bert Rodriquez (April 29, 2011)
17:38, Briana Whaley (April 10, 2009)

Packet Pick Up

Packets will be available for pick up from 5:30pm-6:15pm the night of the race at 2121 Crystal Drive in Crystal City. This is the Start and Finish line area. Your packet contains your bib number and your timing tag.

There are no tees for this event.

Timing Tag

We will be utilizing Chronotrack B-tags. If you are running multiple races or are considering signing up for a future race, do not discard your bib and timing tag.

These will be assigned to you for the duration of the event. Lost bibs and tags may be charged a fee and your cumulative time (race to race) will not be tracked.

For questions related to race packet pick up (e.g. can I pick up for a friend?), click the button below:

Start/Finish Location

Crystal Run 5K Fridays start and finish at 2121 Crystal Drive. 2121 Crystal Drive is located between 20th and 23rd Streets.

Bag Check

You will able to check your bags near Packet Pick Up at the Start/Finish area. Bag check is available from 6:00pm - 8:00pm.

Bags MUST be picked up no later than 8:00pm.

Directions & Transportation

The closest METRO stop is Crystal City. Exit at 18th Street and walk east towards Crystal Drive. Turn right (head south) until you reach 2121 Crystal Drive. See WMATA for METRO schedules:

There is parking available in various lots in Crystal City. See www.crystalcity.org for a listing of open garages.

Road Closures

Roads in and around the course are closed from 6:15pm to 7:30pm the night of the event.

Awards

There are no overall or age group awards at this event.

Results

To see results and photos from previous Crystal Run 5K Fridays, click any of the buttons below.

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