Welcome

The Ashburn Area Running Club (AARC) is a non-profit running club for the greater Ashburn area, sanctioned and insured by the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA).

AARC has been named the Best Running Club in the Mid-Atlantic Region, by the readers of competitor Magazine for 4 years running. Recently the Loudoun Half & 8k, that we put on for the first time in 2013, was named the Best Half Marathon.

Whether you’re local to Ashburn, Leesburg, Sterling, or in the wider vicinity, all are welcome!

Our goal is to offer programs and scheduled group runs for all types and levels of runners in the area. We welcome beginners and experienced runners. Our training runs form pace groups typically ranging from 7 to 11 minutes per mile. We hope that you will join the club and not only support its events and participate in its programs, but find an area that interests you (membership, social events, races, etc.) and get involved. Some of you may already belong to an existing running or triathlon club, and we’d love to have you join this group as well.

Check out and join us on one of our scheduled runs listed below. We have at least one and sometimes two runs scheduled on five days of the week, and many of our members get together and run together on their own in smaller groups whenever it fits their schedules. So, come out and give us a trial run. We hope to see you out there!

Upcoming Runs
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Join us for our Monday night run, 6:30pm from the PR store in Leesburg (behind the Wegman's off Rt 7.

Saucony will be there demoing some new editions of their popular models.

The Route is the always fun outlet loop.

Burgers and refreshments at Burgerfi after the run as always!
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Join us for our Monday night run, 6:30pm from the PR store in Leesburg (behind the Wegman's off Rt 7.

Mizuno will be there demoing a new natural high cushion shoe. And will have shoes that we can test drive.

The Route is the golf course loop. There is a 3 and a 5 mile option with this route.

Burgers and refreshments at Burgerfi after the run as always!
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Join us for a run tomorrow morning at 6:30am on the W&OD starting from Carolina brother's bbq (off Ashburn Rd)

Then join us for breakfast afterwards, around 8am, at Mediterranean Breeze!
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Join us for our Monday night run, 6:30pm from the PR store in Leesburg (behind the Wegman's off Rt 7.

The route is hill repeats. We run out 2 miles, then do 3-4 hill repeats and then run back a mile and half

Burgers and refreshments at Burgerfi after the run as always!
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