5th ANNUAL RACE4RESPECT™, 5K & 1K KIDS DASH
Down syndrome awareness | Washington, DC
Race day, June 2nd, 2018
8:15 am – Celebration begins
8:30 am - ON SITE registration closes. No exceptions
8:45 am - Pre-race warm up
8:55 am - Call to starting line
8:57 am - National Anthem
9:00 am - 5K Race begins
9:45 am - 1K Kids Dash Begins
10:00 am - Awards
10:10 am - Final Remarks
10:30am - Brunch Begins
10: 50 am - All runners moved to sidewalks
11: 00 am - All runners must be OFF race course. Streets are re-opened.
1:30 pm - Brunch Ends
Saturday, June 2, 2018
13th & Penn Ave., DC | 7:30am-11am
2018 Race4Respect™ 5k & 1k Kids Dash Presented by:
Welcome Debra Alfarone, WUSA9 reporter and partner to the community as our returning emcee!
Welcome A&E Born This Way cast members, Rachel, Megan, Steven, Cristina, Sean and Elena!
Welcome Davison, five time R4R national anthem singer!
YES, Jackie from ZAMDANCE will be leading the warm up!
Special Announcements & Prizes
- WIN a Signed Washington Capitals hockey puck by#92 Evgeny Kuznetsov! One randomly chosen 5K registrant will be chosen at the end of the Washington Capitals 2018 playoff run to WIN!
- WIN a FREE Strider Balance Bike!- One random Kids Dash registrant will win a Strider Balance Bike!
- WIN A SEAT IN THE R4R PACE CAR!- One randomly chosen 5K registrant who has Down syndrome will lead the 5 year anniversary R4R in the best seat in the race!
- RACE4RESPECT™ AWARDS! - Awards include top 3 finishers for both men and women, as well as by age group. See full listing here.
Special VIP celebration immediately following the race this year! Join the Born This Way cast for brunch at Elephant & Castle (Penn Ave directly behind the finish line) from 10:30am-1pm.
For a limited time we will be offering the Commemorative 5 Year Anniversary Long Sleeve T-Shirt. Order now to secure yours! Additional items available: Baseball Hats, Visors, Joggers, Running Shorts, T-Shirts
Race week and day volunteer jobs are available. Sign up with your company, school or organization to support R4R!
Interested in joining 2018 Race4Respect™ sponsorship team?
Download our sponsorship document HERE or contact email@example.com.
School Team challenge!
Rules and Guidelines HERE.
(Winning teams are required to have at least 21 5K runners on their team to receive a special education grant prize)
Times and results will be posted 6.2.18