Bishop’s Event’s Burke Lake 5k & 10k took place on October 14, 2017 in Fairfax Station, VA! The event was in partnership with the American Cancer Society and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer for Breast Cancer Awareness month and took place through the trails of Burke Lake Park.
Looking for a festive winter race? The Jingle All the Way 5k & 15k is put on by Pacers Running and takes place on December 10, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Join me for this fast, flat, and festive run! Costumes are encouraged!
The Prince William Half Marathon was held on October 1, 2017 in Bristow, VA. The race was close to where I live, and I knew a lot of people who were running it. It had received good reviews in previous years, so I signed up!
I had to take a long hiatus on my running due to my pregnancy. I did not have the energy to run while pregnant, so it has been about six months since I’ve been really active. That is about to change, though, because I have a lot of upcoming races to prepare for!
My race schedule for the year is filling up, and I am especially looking forward to the following races.
It’s summer time, which means that DC Road Runners can have races mid-week in the evening. This works for me because I don’t have to get up early on the weekend, and it is a good outlet to get out and run when I would generally be too lazy to.
Spring is awesome because there are so many races! The weather is not too hot and it feels great to get out there and run! For the next few weeks I have races every weekend, which is good for my training for the Marine Corps Marathon and the Laughlin Half Marathon later this year! Spring Leesburg 10k The Spring Leesburg 10k/5k was a small race held on part of the C&O Canal. I had previously run a 5k race on this course, so I knew what…
April 12 was the Cherry Blossom 10-Miler in Washington, D.C. I got to the National Mall a bit early and wandered around for a bit taking lots of pictures of all the cherry blossoms. It was peak bloom that weekend, so everything was so pretty!
Are you looking for some Spring running events to fit into your training and racing schedule? Bishop’s Events has you covered! They offer TONS of races (sometimes weekly)! There are different distances to choose from: 5k, 10k, 10-miler, and half marathon. Bishop’s Events was launched in 2011 with the mission of providing the area’s runners, bikers, swimmers and triathletes the highest quality races and events in which to showcase their skill and determination. Bishop’s Events is run by Travis Bishop, a competitive triathlete. He had…