Runner Logistics

Runners and spectators can take advantage of a variety of options to access the MCM start line located adjacent to the Pentagon North Parking lot in Arlington, VA. Multiple means of transportation are available for fabulous finishers to depart from Rosslyn after a successful MCM.

As MCM course and schedule details are finalized for 2017, additional information will be provided about shuttle service, Metro and parking.


Crystal City: Runners only shuttles will follow route from 23rd Street & Crystal Drive in Crystal City to Runners Village in the Pentagon North Parking lot from 4:30-8 a.m. Finish shuttles will be located in the Finish Festival on Oak Street and Wilson Blvd will return runners and spectators to 23rd Street and Crystal Drive in Crystal City.

Gaylord National: From 4:30–6:45 a.m., MCM offers runners-only shuttles to Runners Village at the Pentagon from the Gaylord National Resort, the MCM headquarters hotel at National Harbor. Spectator shuttles between National Harbor and the Eisenhower Metro station will begin at 6:45 a.m. With return service continuing through 5:00 p.m.


Free parking: Available in Crystal City at the intersection of 23rd and Crystal Drive.

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