Ashburn, Va. (September 4, 2014) – The Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation, an active business partner with Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS), is hosting its second annual Redskins 5K & Play 60 Fun Run on Sunday, September 7, 2014, at Redskins Park in Ashburn.
Here are the race details:
When: Sunday, September 7th
Time: 7 a.m.
Registration: $40 before Friday, September 5th/$45 weekend of the race
Play 60 Fun Run (for kids 2-12) Registration: $10 until September 5th/$15 weekend of the race
All registrants will receive a commemorative race shirt.
To register, go to www.redskins.com/5K.
Course: The race will take place at Redskins Park in Ashburn, which is not open to the public on a daily basis.
Packet Pick-up: Packet pick up will be held at the =PR= Store in Ashburn from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, September 5th; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, September 6th; then again the morning of the race starting at 6:30 am. The =PR= Store is located at 20630 Ashburn Road about five minutes from Redskins Park.
Special Note about Parking: Runners must be parked at Redskin Park by 6:45 a.m. Traffic into the facility will be stopped to allow runners by and no cars will be permitted in past 6:45 a.m. All cars should enter Redskin Park by heading north on Loudoun County Parkway from Waxpool Road.
Family Activities: The 2nd Annual Redskins 5K will also include activities for the runners and attendees during and after the race. Stations such as Kids Play 60 Combine, post-race relaxation area, food and a DJ will be present during and after the 5K race.
Watch Party: The Washington Redskins will be at NRG Stadium to play the Houston Texans at 1 p.m. September 7th and the Redskins will be hosting a post-race watch party around Redskins Park (locations and times to be determined).
About the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation: The Redskins Charitable Foundation’s mission is to make a positive impact on youth development in the greater Washington, D.C., area, focusing on health and wellness, education and community outreach.