Thank you so much to everyone who came out! You helped make this year's DC Scope It Out another huge success in the fight against colon cancer!

Race Results:

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Sunday, March 19th

The 12th Annual Scope It Out 5K Run/Walk for Colon Cancer Awareness will be held Sunday, March 19, 2017 in the heart of Washington, D.C. The race course starts and ends at Freedom Plaza and will take runners and walkers up scenic Pennsylvania Avenue to the U.S. Capitol, bringing the Scope It Out message to the doorstep of our nation’s decision makers.

Location: Freedom Plaza 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20004

Course Map: View the course map

Parking: The Ronald Reagan Building houses a 24 hour/2,000 space secured sublevel parking garage open to the public, with 3 entrances/exits to the garage that should not be impacted by street closures.

Metro: Metro opens at 7 am so you should have plenty of time to get to the race, register, or pick up your packet. Take the Red Line to Metro Center (two blocks from freedom Plaza) or the Blue/Orange Lines to Federal Triangle (one block from Freedom Plaza. Check schedules for details.

Starting Time: 9:00 a.m.

Schedule 7:30 a.m. - Race packet pickup & on-site registration 8:40 a.m. - Opening remarks 9:00 a.m. - 5K begins 10:05 a.m. - Survivor & Patient recognition & awards ceremony

Packet Pick-up: Packet Pick up will take place in advance of the DC Scope It Out on Saturday, March 18th. Location: Road Runner Sports at Falls Plaza Shopping Center, 1120 W Broad St, Falls Church, VA 22046 from 11am to 4pm. BONUS! You'll get $10 from Road Runner Sports to spend on anything you want in the store! Or join the VIP Family and save 25% on everything! Don't miss out on this exclusive gift for race participants only when you join the Packet Pickup Party! Restrictions apply. See store for details.

Registration Fees: 5K Adult (14 and older) - $35 Advance/ $40 Race Day 5K Youth (6-13) - $30 Advance / $35 Race Day Scope It Out from Anywhere- $35 Virtual Participation Fee / $30 Youth Virtual Participation Fee

  • A 2017 Scope It Out shirt
  • Survivor t-shirt if registered as a survivor
  • Survivor medal if registered as a survivor
  • Access to our online fundraising platform

    Note: Patients/Survivors register for free. Contact for the registration code.

    How you help:

    Funds raised through Scope It Out 5K Run/Walk support national prevention, research and patient & family support initiatives at the Colon Cancer Alliance. Additionally, The Chris4Life Research Fund locally partners with the Ruesch Center at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center. Through this strategic partnership, this Research Fund is supporting efforts that are improving patient outcomes and saving lives.

    National Sponsors:

    Lilly Vertical Taiho Oncology
    Bayer HealthCare Genentech logo

    Local Sponsors:

    Inova Health Deloitte
    EpiPro Xtend Barre
    Ruesch Lombardi 2017 Road Runner Sports
    Perthera Sentara