DCCS offers free, all-comers group runs around the Washington, D.C. area. Group runs are led by knowledgeable group host and are open to runners of all paces and ability levels. All group runs are free and no one will be checking whether or not you are a paid member.

Runs may be canceled or rescheduled, so check the Meetup site for current information. Please try to RSVP on Meetup so that the run group hosts will know that you’re joining. Run hosts will wait a few minutes if they expect you to show up. If you need to cancel, please change your RSVP at least an hour before the start time, as a courtesy to run hosts and other members. Some of our group runs have their own facebook pages. Please only ask to join that facebook page if you are interested in running with that group.

Monday

Morning

Adams Morgan/Columbia Heights                                                                                   

6:30 am

Park at 16th St. and Columbia Rd., NW, DC

Led by Dave and Kiri

RSVP: DCCS DC on Meetup

Evening

Arlington

6:00 pm

Cherrydale United Methodist Church

3701 Lorcom Ln, Arlington, VA 22207

Mix of Road and Trail

Led by: Patrick and/or Brett

RSVP: Meetup Page

DCCS Arlington Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/145367896238072/

* Please only ask to join Facebook page if you live/or work in the Arlington, VA area and you are interested in joining the Monday evening runs *

Smithsonian

6:30 pm

Bikeshare Station - Smithsonian Metro

Led by Guillermo 

RSVP: DCCS DC on Meetup

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/507014026168607/

* Please only ask to join Facebook page if you live/or work in Washington DC and you are interested in joining the Monday or Thursday evening runs *

Vienna

6:30 pm

Caboose Brewing Company - 520 Mill Street, NE Vienna, VA

Led by Joann

RSVP:  DCCS DC on Meetup

Old Town - Alexandria (please visit meetup page and Facebook page for updates on this group run)

6:30 pm

George Washington Middle School parking lot near track - 1005 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria VA 22301

Led by Alexandra and/or Lauren

RSVP: Meetup

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/481845045502808/

** Please only ask to join the Facebook page if you live and/or work in Alexandria and you are able to run with the group **

Tuesday

No scheduled runs on Tuesdays at the present time.

Wednesday

Morning

Adams Morgan/Columbia Heights

6:30 am

Park at 16th St. and Columbia Rd., NW, DC

Led by Dave and Kiri

RSVP: DCCS DC on Meetup

Tenleytown

6:30 am

in front of Tenleytown Metro Station

Led by Rachel

RSVP: DCCS DC on Meetup

Evening

Great Falls Trail Run

6:00 pm

Great Falls Park Visitors Center or Difficult Run (see the Meetup page)

Trail run in partnership with Virginia Happy Trails Running Club (VHTRC)

Led by Rick and Tom

RSVP: Meetup

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/dccswolfpack/

* Please only ask to join the facebook page if you are a trail runner and can make the runs on Wednesdays or training runs on weekends *

Shaw/Bloomingdale

6:30 pm

Shaw’s Tavern - 520 Florida Avenue, NW

Led by Tyler and/or Becky

RSVP: DCCS on Meetup

Oakton

6:30 pm

Oakton High School

Led by Macarena and/or Heidi

RSVP: Meetup

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/oaktonrunclub/

* Please only ask to join the facebook page if you are interested in and can join the groups that runs in Oakton, VA *

Thursday

Morning

6:00 AM

Sugar Shack Donuts Alexandria - 804 N. Henry Street, Alexandria VA

Led by George, Rob and/or Lauren

RSVP Here: https://www.meetup.com/dccapitalstriders/

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/481845045502808/

** Please only ask to join the facebook page if you live and/or work in Alexandria and you are able to run with the group **

Evening

Smithsonian

6:30 pm

Bikeshare Station - Smithsonian Metro

Led by Michiel 

RSVP: DCCS DC on Meetup

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/507014026168607/

* Please only ask to join Facebook page if you live/or work in Washington DC and you are interested in joining the Monday or Thursday evening runs *

Friday

Morning

Adams Morgan/Columbia Heights

6:30 am

Park at 16th St. and Columbia Rd., NW, DC

Led by Dave and Kiri

RSVP: DCCS DC on Meetup

Tenleytown

6:30 am

in front of Tenleytown Metro Station

Led by Rachel

RSVP: DCCS DC on Meetup

Saturday

Dupont

8:00 or 9:00 am (season dependent)

Statue in center of Dupont Circle

Led by Suvarna, Amir and Larkin

RSVP: DCCS DC on Meetup