Kingstowne Striders Running Club in Alexandria VA

Torch Thursday @ 6:30pm - Panera Bread
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Four runners before an evening run in Kingstowne


2019-2020 Weekend Runs

Unless otherwise noted, weekend runs start promptly at 8:00 AM
Please click on the link/PDF for exact meeting place details.
Click HERE for run leaders!

Our Facebook Group is a great place to RSVP and discuss distance & pace (paid member only platform)

***Any event with an asterisk (*) indicates there is a race/event that day. Expect lower attendance at group runs***

December - April

Saturday, December 7 Hayfield Sunday, December 8 Kingstowne Panera
Saturday, December 14 Hot Chocolate Hustle @ Stephen's House
(see Latest News for details)
Sunday, December 15 Burke Lake Laps
Saturday, December 21 Grounded Sunday, December 22 Clermont Elementary to Old Town
Saturday, December 28 Edison HS Sunday, December 29 Belle View Mt Vernon Trail
Saturday, January 4 Hayfield Sunday, January 5 Kingstowne Panera
Saturday, January 11 Gunston / Meadowood Sunday, January 12 Wakefield / Accotink
Saturday, January 18 Grounded Sunday, January 19 Clermont Elementary to Old Town
Saturday, January 25 Edison HS Sunday, January 26 Belle View Mt Vernon Trail
Saturday, February 1 Hayfield Sunday, February 2 Kingstowne Panera
Saturday, February 8 Manchester Lakes Sunday, February 9 Burke Lake Laps
Saturday, February 15 Grounded Sunday, February 16 Clermont Elementary to Old Town
Saturday, February 22 Edison HS Sunday, February 23 Belle View Mt Vernon Trail
Saturday, February 29 Hayfield Sunday, March 1 Kingstowne Panera
Saturday, March 7 Fountainhead Sunday, March 8 Wakefield / Accotink
Saturday, March 14 Grounded Sunday, March 15 Clermont Elementary to Old Town
Saturday, March 21 Edison HS Sunday, March 22 Belle View Mt Vernon Trail
Saturday, March 28 Hayfield Sunday, March 29 Kingstowne Panera
Saturday, April 4 Manchester Lakes Sunday, April 5 Burke Lake Laps
Saturday, April 11 Grounded Sunday, April 12 Clermont Elementary to Old Town
Saturday, April 18 Edison HS Sunday, April 19 Belle View Mt Vernon Trail
Saturday, April 25 Hayfield Sunday, April 26 Kingstowne Panera
Winter Weekend Run


These are some of the races that our members plan to run in 2019

Date Race Location Who is Running?
21-Sep Ragnar Relay Sunset -DC National Harbor, MD Alex, Stephen, Emily, Amelia, Vince, Valerie, Sandra 
13-Oct Army 10 Miler DC Ralph, Rachel, Derya, Theresa, Melissa, Emily, Stephen, Lisa, Vince, Anna
13-Oct Chicago Marathon Chicago, IL Cory
27-Oct Marine Corps Marathon/10K/50K DC Stephen
16-Nov Richmond Marathon/Half RVA Emily, Amelia, Meg, Lindsey, Derya, Anna, Amanda W, Ralph(?)  

Latest News

Hot Chocolate Hustle @ Stephen's House

In lieu of a caroling run this year, we are going to do a holiday run from Stephen's house on Saturday, December 14 at 8am! Runners are encouraged to wear ugly holiday sweaters and stay afterwards for hot chocolate and other... beverages. Come join us for some holiday shenanigans! 


Please see the Facebook invitation for his address, or email so he can give it to you. 

Fill the Shoes 5K Raises Money for PANCAN

Our 10th annual Fill the Shoes 5K is officially in the books and we are happy to report that the race raised over $6,000 for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PANCAN)! We help host this race every year in memory of Jack T. Farrar, Jr., our race director's father, who passed away from pancreatic cancer in 2005. 

Read more about the history of Fill the Shoes here

2019 Winter Run Streak

The 2019 Winter Run Streak has officially started! While it usually runs (pun intended) from Thanksgiving to New Years Day, why not start now and see how long you can keep it up?! Update your line in this spreadsheet and see how you're keeping up with other members. :)