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Run to Switzerland
September 29 @ 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
CELEBRATE: 10AM- 12PM
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.