June 28, 2017 at 9:42 am #12813moseredParticipant
Includes team competition–
“CRYSTAL CITY TWILIGHTER
- JUL 22, 2017 8:30 PM
- CRYSTAL CITY | ARLINGTON, VA
- 5K | $25 (Y) $35 (ADULT)
Summer Nights are Made for Racing!
Bypass the height of the heat and make your midsummer night’s race more fun than ever. Come out for the Crystal City Twilighter!
After all, summer nights are made for racing the streets with thousands of your closest running pals. You can even cool down with them at our post-race beer garden.
Run Club Throw Down 2017
Who is the biggest, fastest, strongest, and smartest of them all? Register your team today and compete to win the #rcthrowdown in July.
Running is not a one-size fits all so we’re breaking down the upcoming competition between like groups to determine the winner is within each group. Take a look and see what we came up with and where your team fits into the competition at Twilighter.
Racing Clubs + Teams
They love to go fast. So fast. Faster than everyone. Clubs in this category include but are not limited to: MCRRC, DCRRC, CAR, GRC, NOVA
Community Run Clubs
They love hugs and living their mission. Team who fall in the community run club category include: RWB, MRTT, BGR, DC Run Collective, November Project, The Flock, etc
Pacers Neighborhood Fun Runs
Our Pacers Run Club groups run from all our neighborhood locations, are fit, fierce, and competing for all of the glory at #rcthrowdown. Who will be the winner from Pacers Clarendon, Navy Yard, 14th Street, Fairfax, Pentagon Row?
Truly it is anyone’s game. Connect with your group leader to find out your team name and other registration information.
How to earn points for your team:
Biggest: This category is simply a numbers game, whoever has the largest number of registrants at Twilighter sweeps this category.
Fastest: Co-ed teams of 5 (at least 2 women) with the fastest overall finish times on July 22.
Strongest: Who can generate the best hype on social media with #rcthrowdown leading up to Twlighter? Be sure to tag @runpacers just to make sure you get all of the credit for creating hype.
Smartest: Test the collective brains of your team after the race with trivia. We are going back to the classic here with six Trivial Pursuit style questions in all of the familiar categories: geography, entertainment, history, arts & literature, science & nature, and sports & leisure. Each team will get one trivia card to fill out and return and get scored real time. Your smart score will go right into the mix to determine the Run Club winners.
Besides winning the Run Club Throw Down your team will get:
- A discount for teammates to save $5 off their registration between now and June 30. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get your unique team code
- Personalized team meet-up signs
- Run Club Throw Down heat decals to put on your favorite running gear”