Grand African Run

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Thank you for joining us! We very much look forward to seeing you on the 20th of July for race kit pick-up, and for the event on the 21st!

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The Yards Park

355 Water Street Southeast

Washington, DC 20003

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Sales Have Ended

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Thank you for joining us! We very much look forward to seeing you on the 20th of July for race kit pick-up, and for the event on the 21st!
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Grand African Run is an annual mass participation 5K fun run/walk that takes place in Washington DC.

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WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

Everyone over the age of 11 is welcomed, and participants will have an opportunity to line up with world famous athletes of African origin as well as high profile personalities (musicians, politicians, actors, speakers, religious leaders, etc.) to take part in the 5K long sporting festival.

Children under age 11 can register and run in the 1K run.

WHAT IS INCLUDED WITH MY REGISTRATION?

Your registration includes the 2019 edition participant packet including a race bib and race T-shirt.

PACKET PICKUP

For pre-race packet pickup, you must have a photo I.D.

Pickup date and location: Option 1 - Friday July 19th from 4:00pm to 7:00pm, and Saturday, July 20th, from 8:00am to 7:00pm, Silver Spring Civic Building, 1 Veterans Pl, Silver Spring, MD 20910 (at the Plaza). Option 2 - On the event day at the Start & Finish area (The Yards Park - 355 Water St SE, Washington, DC 20003) from 7:00am to 8:00am.

WHERE ARE THE START AND FINISH AREAS?

Start and Finish are at the same location - The Yards Park. The race course forms a loop.

WHAT CHARITY DO YOU SUPPORT?

Every year, one African based charity that focuses on children's education will receive the proceeds from the Grand African Run. Each year, different charities from different African countries will be selected.

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The Yards Park

355 Water Street Southeast

Washington, DC 20003

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