Message from Greater Washington Sports Alliance Director of Community Relations, Mrs. Diane Romo Thomas:
The 5th Annual National Marathon scheduled to run on Saturday, March 20th! We will be running down the southbound side of North Capitol Street, and are hosting a Community Festival at North Capitol and R Streets, NW with Community Marathon Shirts given away, noise makers and signs.
The street closure for North Capitol is 7:30am to 9:15am thru Florida Avenue and down to K Street, NE.
Join your neighbors for morning coffee, bagels & live music on March 20, 2010 and help cheer on all the runners of the Marathon, Half Marathon, & Team Relay.
We will be giving out free t-shirts to the first 200 spectators who visit any of our six Community Spirit Festival locations listed below that are spread all throughout the course.
Any of these locations are great places where you can welcome over 12,000 runners to your neighborhood:
******North Capitol Street @ R Street, NW ---7:30AM to 9:30AM
(SunTrust Pavilion, 18th & Columbia Road, NW)
(Howard University - 5th and Harvard Streets NW)
(Minnesota Avenue, N.E.)
(Anacostia Drive SE & Nicholson Street SE )
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