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Run to Switzerland

September 29, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Born in the Swiss Alps, On has one simple mission: to make running fun. Powered by Swiss technology, a team of sports scientists, world-class athletes and designers come together to spearhead this notion. We invite you to join us for a run experience to honor the very place where the On story was born.

Run passports will be handed out at the Swiss Embassy gates. Only runners who have pre-registered and checked in at the Potomac River Running the day of the event will be allowed access to Embassy grounds.


CHECK IN: 8:30 – 9:25AM

Potomac River Running =DC=
919 F Street, Washington DC

– Sign in and pick a pace group
– Try On shoes to demo
– Course maps are handed out
– Bag drop available – return to the store to shop gift with purchase of On running shoes following the event

5K START: 9:30AM
Groups will set out to run 5k up Connecticut Ave
Historical landmarks on the route:

– White House
– Lafayette Square
– Farragut Circle
– Dupont Circle
– William Howard Taft Bridge

Finish at the Embassy of Switzerland gates

2900 Cathedral Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008

– Guest speaker from the Embassy
– Traditional Swiss brunch
– Music, community and more

GIFT WITH PURCHASE @ Potomac River Running =DC=

Those who purchase On shoes from Potomac River Running =DC= after the celebration will receive an On bag as gift with purchase. Please register interest for transportation from the embassy when signing up HERE.


September 29, 2018
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
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919 F St NW
Washington D.C., DC 20004 United States
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