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Kensington 8K Virtual Run

September 29

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2020

Run anywhere you want now through Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Join us for the Kensington 8K / 2M / 1K Virtual Run 2020!   

A favorite DC-area fall race, the Kensington 8K is known throughout the region as a true community race.  Sign-Up online today!

This year, we’ve had to go virtual, encourage you to register online and run your distance anytime from now through September 30th.

Just $20 per entry, all proceeds benefit four local schools – Kensington Parkwood ES, North Bethesda MS, Silver Creek MS, and Walter Johnson HS – benefit from race proceeds.  More than raised $250,000 since 2009!