Sunday April 23rd, 2017
Pike’s Peek, on April 23, 2017 is one of Montgomery County Road Runners Club’s premiere racing events. The 10k race, known as a PR Course, has runners starting at the Shady Grove Metro Station and finishing near the White Flint Metro on Marinelli Road. Celebrate at the finish area with food, family activities, music & exhibits at the Post-Race Festival! The race starts promptly at 7:50 am and has a wave start. - See more at: http://www.pikespeek10k.org/#sthash.wrj8Pysf.dpuf
THE 10K COURSE
Designed for speed.
The start is on Redland Rd just east of the intersection with Sommerville Drive near the Shady Grove Metro Station. (see map) About 1/4 mile after the start runners make a left turn on to MD Rt. 355 (Rockville Pike). From there it’s a straight shot down (190 ft. elevation drop, with some uphill sections) to the finish near White Flint Metro on Marinelli Road. Water will be available at the start, 2 stations on the course, and the finish. Split times will be called or displayed at each mile. The course is USATF Certified (MD07015JS).