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Semper Fi 5K

May 21, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Washington, DC – The Seventh Annual Semper Fi 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, May 21, 2016 (Armed Forces Day) near the Lincoln Memorial – participants will enjoy our new course along the Potomac River in Washington D.C. The race begins just down the hill from the Lincoln Memorial, next to the Potomac River. The Semper Fi 5K will begin promptly at 8:30 am. Free parking is plentiful along Ohio Drive. Please arrive by 7:30 am to avoid the road closure and give yourself enough time to get to the start/finish area. Ohio Drive will not re-open until 9:30 am.  Race packets can be picked up at the following times and locations.  You can pick up packets for friends/family. No need for permission slips or photocopied IDs.

Friday, May 20th, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

City Sports – Gallery Place (less than 1 block from the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro Station)
715 7th St NW
Washington,DC 20001-3715
(202) 638-3115

Saturday, May 21st – 7:00 am
Start/Finish Area
Ohio Drive — West Potomac Park

Please note that race-day registration is online only due to National Park Service regulations.

All proceeds from the race will be donated to the Semper Fi Fund. The registration rates will rise over time, so please sign up early to get a low registration fee and ensure your spot in this year’s race.  Click here to visit their Facebook page.


May 21, 2016
8:30 am - 10:00 am
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West Potomac Park
Ohio Drive
Washington, DC United States
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