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MCGSO Rat Race 5K - Benefits The ALS Association

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Georgetown University School of Medicine

3900 Reservoir Road Northwest

Washington, DC 20007

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Join us for Georgetown University Medical Center Graduate Student Organization’s annual Rat Race 5K!

The race will start and end in front of the Medical-Dental Building at Georgetown University, 3900 Reservoir Road, N.W., Washington, DC. Runners and walkers all welcome!

Prizes for 1st and 2nd Male and Female runners. $250 Amazon Gift cards for 1st place runners and $125 Amazon Gift cards for 2nd place runners. Registration starts at 9:00 am and the race starts at 9:30am.

All proceeds will benefit the DC/MD/VA Chapter of The ALS Association. Their mission: To discover treatments and a cure for ALS, and to serve, advocate for, and empower people affected by ALS to live their lives to the fullest. Find out more about their work here!

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FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No. This is a family friendly event. Water and sports drinks will be provided.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

  • Uber/Lyft: Go to "Georgetown University School of Medicine" Entrance 3

  • Metro Bus D6 line: get off in front of Medical Dental Building / French Embassy on Reservoir Rd

  • Parking: Georgetown University Southwest Garage Visitor Parking (Southwest Garage, Washington, DC 20007) with Hourly Parking Rate $5.00. More info about GU Parking here.

  • Limited paid street parking on Reservoir Road; 2-hour street parking in surrounding neighborhoods at your own risk (beware street parking signage).

Do NOT park at the Hospital or you will be fined $75

What can I bring into the event?

Water, headphones, snazzy hats, whatever you need to run/walk a 5K! Please no dogs. A portion of the route will take place on the Glover-Archbold Trail between Garfield St NW and Reservoir Rd so strollers may not be suitable for this course.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Either phone or printed is fine.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

We ask that all participants match their name to the ticket to ensure we know who is running with us.

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Georgetown University School of Medicine

3900 Reservoir Road Northwest

Washington, DC 20007

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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