Friday Night Skate in Washington, DC
hosted by Washington Area Roadskaters
7:00pm Friday Night Skate around the Monuments (FREE)
Meet at Freedom Plaza on Pennsylvania Ave
Anacostia Park Skating Events
10:00am Rollerblade® 5K & 10K Challenge (FREE)
Parking is at the Anacostia Skating Pavilion:
1900 Anacostia Dr, Washington, DC 20020
Hains Point Race Events
Kids 1-Lap (13 & Under)
Full Marathon (Inline Only)
Pre-Registration is required.
Parking is on both sides of the median on Ohio Drive SW between Buckeye Dr SW and the East Potomac Park Golf Course entrance
Check-in is at the gate by the entrance of the East Potomac Golf Course starting at 6:00am
All races start at 7:00am
Go the distance while keeping your distance!
Choose the way you move (bike, walk, run, scooter, etc).
Choose your distance.
Choose your location.
Choose the date you move.
Share your photo.
Send us your results by July 5, 2023.
Note: This event is open to all, however, free shipping of medals is only available to residents of the U.S. and U.S. Territories only. Please contact us for international shipping options.
All Kids 1-Lap participants must be at least 5 years of age and not older than 13.
All skating participants must check in and complete a waiver prior to entering the Sunday events.
Drafting & Etiquette
Cross-gender drafting is permitted. All slower skaters are requested to skate in the right side of the track to allow for incident free passing by faster skaters in the left lane.
All participants must wear their event number on their left thigh to access the track.
All participants are required to wear a helmet and wrist protection. Knee and elbow pads are recommended.
Additional Safety Precautions
Headphones, baby joggers, strollers and animals are not permitted on the track.
It is recommended that all participants bring their own personal hydration system
(e.g. water bottle or Camelbak) or have supporters available to hand you water bottles.
All in-person participants will receive an finisher medal after crossing the finish line. Finisher medals and t-shirts will be mailed to virtual participants upon result submission.
There will be a monetary prize purse for the top 3 male and female finishers of the Marathon.
Results will be posted online soon after the event.
Inclement Weather Policy
No skating will be permitted in the case of lightning.
The 13 & Under 1-Lap will be cancelled if the pavement is wet.
Drinks and Snacks provided by Teaism, Bare Snacks and NAH-yatah’s Granola!
Skate at historic Hains Point
Kids 1-Lap – $10
1/2 Marathon – $35 until 5/1/20; $40 after 5/1/20
Full Marathon – $55 until 5/1/20; $60 after 5/1/20
PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION
As the events take place in a National Park we’re prohibited from collecting money onsite.
Join us June 26-28, 2020 for a great skate filled weekend and support a great cause.