***Updated May 2015***
Looking for running buddies? Post on the forum to find a group! Also, check out the Club Calendar for scheduled runs. Want to start a regular weekly group run? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to get it posted!
Club Track Workouts - Washington, DC
Banneker High School Track Workout - Wed Morning
Join Hilary Cairns as she leads track workouts early Wednesday mornings at Banneker High School Track. Workout starts at 5:45 AM. Intervals range from 400m-2 miles for a total of 3-4 miles of speed. All abilities welcome. Banneker High School is located at 800 Euclid St. NW. Enter the campus and bear right at the fork. The athletic center and track will be on your right.
Contact Hilary to be added to the track email list. Weekly emails include the workout plan as well as any last-minute changes in location. Contact Hilary
Wilson High School Track Workout - Wed Evening
Wednesdays at 6:30 PM. Join Hillary Peabody at Wilson High School as she leads weekly track workouts. The track is located behind the aquatic center and high school on Nebraska Ave in Washington, DC. It is easily accessible via Metro (Tenleytown stop). Athletes warm up on the track BEFORE 6:30 PM and begin a pre-planned workout together at 6:30 PM, including plyometrics and speed intervals. Afterwards the group usually cools down together and does a core workout, and then many will go to Whole Foods (next to the metro stop) together for dinner.
Contact Hillary if you want to be added to the listserv: hillarypeabody(at)yahoo(dot)com. If you do not receive a response in a week, e-mail her again. Sometimes e-mails get lost in her inbox Check the thread for the most updated info: here.
Sunday Rock Creek Park Run
Sundays at 9:00 AM from Pierce Mill. This run is a popular off-season run that often continues year round. Out and back and loop trails; distance of your choice, typically from 3 to 11 miles; terrain: lots of hills, flat pavement, or flattish trails. Since the Pierce Mill Visitors Center was renovated, the group now meets in the south parking lot (downstream)--the one with the bathrooms. Ride there to make it a brick.
NOTE: We currently do not have a Lead for this run, so it is best to check this forum thread to if anyone is planning to meet or if you want to get a group together! If you'd like to be a run leader, email email@example.com.
Run with Potomac River Running =PR= (merchant partner)
Looking for a weekday group run? Longtime club partner Potomac River Running hosts weekly group runs from all of their 8 locations so, no matter where you live in the area, there's a great training opportunity for you! For details, visit the =PR= website potomacriverrunning.com.
Here is a sampling of their weekly schedule:
If someone is interested in setting up other training opportunities, please contact Training!