12th Annual Red Shoe 5k Run & Walk
Join us at the Red Shoe 5k on Sunday, October 2nd, 2022 with options for in-person and virtual registration!
You walk or run, and we’ll provide the fun.
Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Washington, DC (RMHCDC) eases the hardship of children’s illness on families through programs that directly improve the health and wellbeing of children. The Red Shoe 5k Run and Walk is one and only annual event held to raise critical funding for our programs and the families that we serve. As we celebrate the 12th year of the Red Shoe 5k, we’re excited to announce our new location: National Harbor!
This year we’re inviting our runners and walkers to join us at National Harbor or virtually wherever you are. Though as the event grows and changes, our goal remains true - to give our community a way to come together, show support for our families, and to have fun. Please join us a sponsor for the 12th Annual Red Shoe 5k to make a difference in the lives of the families we serve.
Bracket/Division Details & Fees:
Red Shoe 5kThe race features a varied course with average terrain that includes some gravel surfaces and slight incline. Total ascent of 14.8 feet with a maximum elevation of 33.86 feet. The racecourse takes runners and walkers along the beautiful waterfront of the Potomac River and across the Woodrow Wilson bridge for stunning scenic views. We welcome runners and walkers of all abilities and ages.Activity Starts: 10/16/2022 07:30 - Activity Ends: 10/16/2022 13:00Registration opens : 3/8/2022 12:19Activity type: Running raceRequires Date of BirthGiveaway(s): T-Shirt
Kid's Fun RunThe racecourse takes the kids up to the iconic National Harbor Ferris Wheel and back for a short, scenic Fun Run. We welcome kids of all abilities, ages 8 and under.Activity Starts: 10/16/2022 08:00 - Activity Ends: 10/16/2022 08:30Registration opens : 3/8/2022 12:43Activity type: Running raceRequires Date of BirthGiveaway(s): T-Shirt
Virtual Red Shoe 5kRun or walk, wherever you are! Take your favorite neighborhood path or try a new one at a local park. Wherever you raise your feet, you'll be raising hope for families with a hospitalized child - thank you!Activity Starts: 10/2/2022 07:00 - Activity Ends: 10/15/2022 23:59Registration opens : 3/8/2022 12:19Activity type: Virtual raceRequires Date of BirthGiveaway(s): T-Shirt
Virtual Kid's Fun RunKids can run or walk for as long as they would like! They can sprint up their favorite neighborhood path or take a stroll in a local park. Wherever your kids are raising their feet, they'll be raising hope for families with a hospitalized child - thank you!Activity Starts: 10/2/2022 07:00 - Activity Ends: 10/15/2022 23:59Registration opens : 3/29/2022 13:22Activity type: Virtual raceRequires Date of BirthGiveaway(s): T-Shirt