SHF Roosevelt Run 5K

Hello Teddy Roosevelt Run 5K
Thursday, August 20, 2020, at 6:30 PM

  • Location: Theodore Roosevelt Island parking lot
  • Accessible by car only from NORTHBOUND George Washington Memorial Parkway, north of Roosevelt Bridge (GPS users can find "Theodore Roosevelt Island" as their destination
  • Accessible by foot or bicycle from north end of Mount Vernon Trail | From the small unnamed park on the east side of Gateway Park in Rosslyn, at the Virginia end of Key Bridge | Look for the green Mount Vernon Trail sign and follow the arrow to Mount Vernon Trail | GPS map | Walk down spiral ramp to Mount Vernon Trail to Theodore Rooselvelt Island entryway
  • On Mount Vernon Trail, always stay to the right for safety. The trail is open to other users, including bicycles. Please courteous to other trail users
  • Full information: 703-927-4833 •

  • Members of Tidal Basin Run | Join TBR by mail | Join TBR on-line -- $5 by August 13, $20 after August 13
  • Non-members -- $10 by August 13, $20 after August 13
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    • Low-key event
    • Limited to the first 50 entrants
    • Awards to top 3 M/F overall, top M/F masters (40+), and age-group winners M/F
    • Awards include Roosevelt-themed memorabilia


    • Flat and scenic
    • Showcases Potomac River and Roosevelt Island
    • Follows Mount Vernon Trail from Rosslyn past Memorial Bridge and back | GMAP
    • Benefits Safety And Health Foundation's educational programs
    • Park in Rosslyn or Georgetown. The start line is a short walk from Rosslyn Metro station on Blue/Orange Line
    • Run past Theodore Roosevelt Island and see Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial and West Potomac Park on other side of the river

    • 5:45 - 6:15 PM - Sign in if you're not pre-entered - Bring your own pen
    • 6:30 PM - Roosevelt Run 5K: Note: On Mount Vernon Trail, always stay to the right for safety. The trail is open to other users, including bicycles. Please courteous to other trail users.
    • 6:45 PM to 7:15 PM - When you finish, we hand you a place card. Please use your pen to write down your name, gender, age, city, and approximate time, then drop it in the finisher card box so we can score the race quickly
    • 7:15 PM - Results, awards, refreshments

    Past years' results:

  • Complete 2019 Results (5K)
  • Complete 2018 Results (5K)
  • Complete 2017 Results (5K)
  • Complete 2016 Results (5K)
  • Complete 2015 Results (5K)
  • Complete 2014 Results (5K)
  • Complete 2013 Results (5K)
  • Complete 2012 Results (5K)
  • Complete 2011 Results (5K)
  • Complete 2010 Results (4M)

    Roosevelt Run 5K - REGISTRATION FORM

    Make checks payable to SHF, 611 South Ivy Street, Arlington VA 22204

    Name ___________________________________________________________  Gender (M F) [__] Age as of 08/20/2020 [__ __]

    _________________________________________________________  Birthdate __ __ - __ __ - __ __ __ __ (mm-dd-yyyy)

    City ST ZIP ______________________________________________________  Phone __ __ __ - __ __ __ - __ __ __ __

    E-mail ___________________________________________________________

    Enclosed is my entry fee by mail:

  • [_] Tidal Basin Run members $5 by August 13        
  • [_] Non-members $10 by August 13        
  • [_] $20 for all after August 13
  • [_] Enclosed is an additional tax-deductible donation of $_____ to SHF

  • Enter on-line

    By entering this event, I agree, warrant and covenant as follows:I know that running is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter or run in club activities unless I am medically able and properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to my ability to safely complete the run. I assume all risks associated with running in this race including, but not limited to, CONTRACTION OF ILLNESS, falls, contact with other participants, the effects of weather, including high heat and/or humidity, the conditions of the road and traffic on the course, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts, and in consideration of your acceptance of my application I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release Safety And Health Foundation, Arlington County Virginia, National Park Service, Road Runners Club of America, USATF, and all sponsors, their directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I acknowledge that the application fee shall be non-refundable. I agree that the sponsors of this event may use my name and likeness for publicity purposes.
    Signature _________________________________________________________ (parent or guardian if under 18)  Date _______________