Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017
7:30 – 8:30 am – Final packet pickup
9:00 am – 5k Run starts & Oktoberfest opens
10:00 am – 5k Run ends
10:00 am – Fun Run starts
Location: 8617 Chateau Drive, Potomac, MD 20854
Wheelchairs and strollers are allowed on the course. For the safety of all runners, we ask these participants to start towards the back of the running group. Dogs, bicycles, scooters and roller skates are prohibited.
Arrive early! Satellite parking will be available at Bolger Conference Center (9600 Newbridge Dr, Potomac). Shuttle buses will run continuously during the following hours: 7:15 – 9:00 am, 10:30 – 2:30 pm.
The top overall male and female runner will each win a $120.00 running shoe gift certificate to Road Runners Sports.
Medals will be awarded to:
the top overall male/female;
the top 3 males/females in the following age groups: 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+;
the top 3 teams.
A team must have at least 4 members. Teams qualifying for awards are scored by the combined total time of the top 3 team participants but must have at least 4 participating team members to qualify.
All fun runners are winners and will receive a special ribbon!!!
The 5k Oktoberfest Run & Fun Run is administered by Montgomery County Road Runners Club (MCRRC). Official results will be published on the MCRRC website by 4:00 pm on race day. Unofficial results, as available, will be posted at the Oktoberfest celebration.
IMPORTANT: Attach your timing chip to your shoe string and DO NOT put it in your pocket. Your time cannot be tracked if your chip is in your pocket and you will be disqualified.