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Tricia Davis 5K Walk/Run for Sinai House

Sun May 13, 2018 Washington, DC US 20024 Directions

5K Walk/Run

8:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT

Fun Run

9:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
971 Ohio Drive, SW
East Potomac Park / Hains Point (Parking at National Park Service Lot C)
Washington, DC US 20024

Celebrate Mother's Day at the Fourth Annual Tricia Davis 5K Walk/Run for Sinai House. Proceeds from the event will directly benefit Sinai House, a residential social service program in Washington, DC, in its mission to enable families to move from homelessness to independence by providing safe and affordable housing, comprehensive social services and financial support.

THE RACE WILL BE AT A DIFFERENT LOCATION THIS YEAR, a USATF-CERTIFIED, FLAT, course in beautiful East Potomac Park/Hains Point. The race begins and finishes at Parking lot #23, near the southern intersection of Ohio Drive and Buckeye Drive SW, and has one turn-around point. Parking is at National Park Service Lot C, near 971 Ohio Drive SW, Washington, DC 20024, located between the Cuban Friendship Urn and the southern intersection of Ohio Drive SW and Buckeye Drive SW. You will likely have your PERSONAL BEST TIME on this course!


A Competitive Race Team is a mixed team of men and women consisting of three to five persons. The times of the top three finishers will be calculated to determine the winning team. At least one scoring runner of each team must be of each sex (no all-men or all-woman teams).
A Social Race Team may have as many members as you want, so you can encourage your friends to register for the race and walk together for fun.
Join or start a team during the registration process!

Children, Strollers & Dogs

Register CHILDREN AGED 12 AND UNDER AT A DISCOUNTED RATE BY CLICKING ON AGE-BASED PRICING during the registration process. There will also be a 1-mile Fun Run for kids. Strollers and dogs are welcome, but please stay toward the back of the pack while lining up. For safety reasons, dog leashes must be shorter than 3’ and no extendible/flexible leashes are permitted. You do not have to register your dog, but dogs that are registered will receive a race bib and will be eligible for "The Fastest Dog and Owner Pair" award. To register your dog, register yourself first, and then choose the add-on option to register your dog.

Be a Fundraiser!

Help us reach our ambitious fundraising goal of $120,000 by creating your own Personal Fundraiser and encourage your family and friends to participate! There will be an award for "Most  Number of Individual Donors", so click on the "Become a Fundraiser" at the top the page.

Award Ceremony

There will be an award ceremony following the race near the Start/Finish Line at Parking Lot #23.


THERE IS NO PARKING AT THE GOLF COURSE PARKING LOT. Please park in National Park Service Lot B or C, located near 971 Ohio Drive, SW, Washington, DC, 20024, between the Cuban Friendship Urn and the southern intersection of Ohio Drive SW and Buckeye Drive SW. Parking is free for race registrants until 10 AM. A parking permit will be e-mailed to you a few days prior to race day that will allow you access into the lot. Lot C is about a 10-minute walk to check-in and the race starting line. Download a map of the parking here.

Race Course Map

Download a course map here.

Race Bib & T-Shirt Pick-Up & Bag Drop

  • All participants will receive a registration e-mail before the race that will have a link to our virtual race-day booklet that will containing information and offers from our valued sponsors.
  • Participants that registered for the 5K event and requested to be timed during the registration process will receive a race bib with an RFID disposable "bib-timing chip" attached. Participants in the 5K who specified they did not need to be timed and all Fun Run participants will receive a race bib without a timing chip attached.
  • Please arrive at the race site by 7:00 am on May 13th to pick up your race bib before the race. Packet pick-up will end at 7:30 am.
  • There will be a bag drop available.
  • You may also pick up your race bib and T-shirt on Friday, May 11th from 5:30 - 6:30 pm in the Temple Sinai foyer at 3100 Military Rd NW, Washington, DC. If you've picked up your race bib on Friday, please arrive at the race site by 7:30 am on Sunday, May 13th for the 8 am race start.

Race Day Schedule, RAIN OR SHINE (All times are approximate)

  • 7:00-7:30 am Race Bib and T-shirt pick-up, and bag drop near Parking Lot #23, There is NO registration on race day.
  • 7:45 am Warm up exercises led by Aaron Gamble
  • 8:00 am 5K Walk/Run begins (Participants with strollers or dogs, please stay toward the back)
  • 8:45 am Warm up exercises for Fun Run led by Aaron Gamble
  • 9:00 am Fun Run begins
  • 9:15 am Nosh on bagels and cream cheese from Bullfrog Bagels, bananas from Whole Foods, Mars goodies and bottled water from Giant Food
  • 9:30 am Award ceremony begins, one-way portion of Ohio Road reopens
  • 10:00 am Free parking ends for race attendees at National Park Service Lots B & C. If you'd like to stay longer at East Potomac Park/Hains Point, there is free parking in lots along the one-way portion of Ohio Drive and the Hains Point picnic area center lot.
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