Calendar

Aug
14
Sun
Club Long Run (Summer Hours)
Aug 14 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
Women’s Distance Festival
Aug 14 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am

August 14, 2022
3.1 miles

Join PGRC for a fun, flat, and scenic 5k race through Lake Artemesia in College Park, MD. This event features two races: The women’s race starts at 7:30 am. This event is part of the Maryland Women’s Distance Festival 5k Series. A men’s race will follow, starting at 8:30 am.

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

7:00 AM – Packet pickup begins
7:30 AM – Women’s Distance Festival 5K starts
8:30 AM – PGRC Men’s 5K starts

COURSE & DIRECTIONS

The course will take participants around the flat, scenic Lake Artemesia path for 3.1 miles. Participants can park in the lot at Herbert Wells Ice Rink – 5211 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park, MD 20740, and walk north (via trail or crosswalk) to the race start.

REGISTRATION & PREMIUM

The first 125 registrants will receive a premium. Registration will close at midnight on 08/13/22. There will be NO RACE DAY REGISTRATIONS.

For more information and to register please access the Runsignup page: https://runsignup.com/Race/MD/CollegePark/PGRCWomensDistanceFestival5KandMens5KRace

AWARDS

Awards will be given to the top 3 finishers of the race (both male and female), and top finishers in 5 year age groups (both male and female).

MARYLAND WOMEN’S DISTANCE FESTIVAL

This is the 43rd year of the Women’s Distance Festival being sponsored and supported by the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA).  Since 1979 the RRCA has celebrated the history of women’s rights to participate in running events at any distance and at any age. The race culminates the state of Maryland’s RRCA Women’s Distance Festival Series.

PGRC Men’s 5K
Aug 14 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

August 14, 2022
3.1 miles

Join PGRC for a fun, flat, and scenic 5k race through Lake Artemesia in College Park, MD. This event features two races: The women’s race starts at 7:30 am. This event is part of the Maryland Women’s Distance Festival 5k Series. A men’s race will follow, starting at 8:30 am.

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

7:00 AM – Packet pickup begins
7:30 AM – Women’s Distance Festival 5K starts
8:30 AM – PGRC Men’s 5K starts

COURSE & DIRECTIONS

The course will take participants around the flat, scenic Lake Artemesia path for 3.1 miles. Participants can park in the lot at Herbert Wells Ice Rink – 5211 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park, MD 20740, and walk north (via trail or crosswalk) to the race start.

REGISTRATION & PREMIUM

The first 125 registrants will receive a premium. Registration will close at midnight on 08/13/22. There will be NO RACE DAY REGISTRATIONS.

For more information and to register please access the Runsignup page: https://runsignup.com/Race/MD/CollegePark/PGRCWomensDistanceFestival5KandMens5KRace

AWARDS

Awards will be given to the top 3 finishers of the race (both male and female), and top finishers in 5 year age groups (both male and female).

MARYLAND WOMEN’S DISTANCE FESTIVAL

This is the 43rd year of the Women’s Distance Festival being sponsored and supported by the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA).  Since 1979 the RRCA has celebrated the history of women’s rights to participate in running events at any distance and at any age. The race culminates the state of Maryland’s RRCA Women’s Distance Festival Series.

Aug
16
Tue
Tuesday Track Night Run
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
Aug
18
Thu
Thursday Evening Run
Aug 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Aug
20
Sat
Saturday Club Run (At Greenbelt Park)
Aug 20 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Saturday Club Run (At Greenbelt Park) @ Greenbelt Park (Sweetgum Picnic Area)
If the Sweetgum picnic area is locked, please proceed to the Dogwood picnic area next over.
Aug
21
Sun
Club Long Run (Summer Hours)
Aug 21 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
Aug
23
Tue
Tuesday Track Night Run
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
Aug
25
Thu
Thursday Evening Run
Aug 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Aug
27
Sat
Saturday Club Run (At Greenbelt Park)
Aug 27 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Saturday Club Run (At Greenbelt Park) @ Greenbelt Park (Sweetgum Picnic Area)
If the Sweetgum picnic area is locked, please proceed to the Dogwood picnic area next over.