Welcome to the 2023 James W. Foley Freedom Run!

Online registration is now closed (10.06.23)

Day-of registration will take place starting at 7:00 AM. Please do not bring cash - as we cannot accept within Anacostia Park. Cash and QR code payment accepted only. 

 

The Washington, DC James W. Foley Freedom Run/Walk 5K will take place on Sunday, October 15th at Anacostia Park 7 AM - 10 AM

Anacostia Park encompasses 1,200 acres along the Anacostia River and has a river trail and other running paths that are well-marked for the 5K race. Potomac River Running has certified the racecourse with the USA Track and Field Association. The course will begin at 1500 Anacostia Drive, and is an “out and back” course, which is considered “flat and fast” by race enthusiasts.

 

Day of Registration: 7:00 AM (Checks only)
Road closure into park: 7:45 AM
Race begins: 8:00 AM

Nearest parking to race start is in the Roller Rink Parking Lot

Tech T shirts, simple registration, individual fundraising capability, professional chip timing, and a post race celebration  all make for a memorable experience!

 

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Donors

  • Amanda Schwartz October 2023 $25.00
  • Melissa Bland I'd like to even it out to $1300.00 October 2023 $53.54
  • Sarah Stewart Good on you! Best wishes from Sarah & Palani October 2023
  • Michael Mainville October 2023 $41.16
  • Pete, Kate & The Boys Go Laura! We love you! October 2023
  • Anonymous October 2023 $1,030.16
  • Eileen O'Reilly This is a match for the National Press Club’s $500 donation. Thank you! August 2023 $514.50
  • National Press Club August 2023 $500.00
  • Michael Bergman August 2023 $309.86
  • Matt Mansfield October 2023 $257.25

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