Road Runners Club of America

Growing the Sport of Running Since 1958

Friday April 6, 2018


Education Session - Location

6:30 - 7:30 AM
Morning Group Run - Meet in Lower Lobby - Download the Convention app for the route map.  Find it on Strava.  Be sure to get your post-run memento from Ashworth Awards and a shirt from Leslie Jordan.  

8:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Registration Open - Crystal Foyer

8:00 - 9:00 AM
Continental Breakfast presented by Star Insurance and K&K Insurance -  Crystal Ballroom

8:30 - 8:45 AM

Convention Welcome - Crystal Ballroom

9:00 - 10:15

10:15 AM - 4:30 PM
Expo Open

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

12:00 - 2:00 PM

Luncheon featuring Meb Keflezighi presented by Marathon Printing & Leslie Jordan - Crystal Ballroom

2:00 - 4:30 PM
Silent Auction Open - Washington Ballroom

2:15 - 3:15 PM

3:15 - 4:30 PM
​Expo Time

4:30 - 5:00 PM
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Buses load - head to DC for Friday Happy "Hour" at the National Building Museum
Friday Happy "Hour" at the National Building Museum - presented by RunSignUp & Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 Mile
Lite faire and adult beverage provided in a private function room.  Grab some food and a beer and pick-up your packet if running the 10 mile or 5K.  This is the ONLY chance to get your packet!  We will not bring packets to the host hotel in Arlington.  Feel free to wander the Credit Union Cherry Blossom Expo, beverage in hand, and play expo bingo.  Consider dining in DC after the happy hour. 

8:00 - 9:00 PM
Buses return to the Double Tree
Buses will return to the Double Tree in Crystal City starting around 8:00.  The last bus will leave the National Building Museum at 9:00 PM.  If you miss the bus, don't worry, you can easily cab, Uber, or Metro back to Crystal City.

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