Joseph P. Fisher

Joseph P. Fisher

Joseph P. Fisher is the Executive Director of the Academic Resource Center at Georgetown University. Joe is a three-time Boston Marathon qualifier, and he is an RRCA-certified running coach. Joe has been a race director for the National Capital 20 Miler since 2017, and from 2016-2023, he was the Communications Director for Coach Kiprunning, owned and operated by Wilson Komen.

Website Update

If you look up and then look down, you should notice that we are actively working to update the appearance of our website. We have a new header and footer! We are also designing new webpages from the inside out.…

Ongoing Gratitude

Thank you once again to Potomac River Running for supporting the National Capital 20 Miler. 2023 marks several years of an ongoing relationship between the race directors, DC Road Runners, and PR Running. We are grateful for the support, and…

2023 Hoodie Preview

Right on schedule, the race swag for the 2023 National Capital 20 Miler has arrived. In luminescent white, it is the 2023 hoodie! Event Registration There is still time to register for the National Capital 20 Miler and the Janet…

2023 Early Bird Extension

We are happy to announce that we are extending early bird registration for the 2023 National Capital 20 Miler through July 31. Standard race registration rates will apply after July 31. Early Bird Registration Fees (through July 31, 2023) DCRRC…

2023 Early Bird Registration

Registration for the 2023 National Capital 20 Miler is currently open. Early bird registration fees are available through July 15, 2023. Standard registration rates apply after July 15. Early Bird Registration Fees (through July 15, 2023) DCRRC Members Non-members 20…

2023 Race Registration

Registration for the 2023 National Capital 20 Miler and Janet Braunstein 5 Miler is currently open. Runners are encouraged to register early to receive race swag. Runners are also encouraged to become members of DC Road Runners, if they are…

2022-2023 Snowball Series

The 2022-2023 DC Road Runners Snowball Race Series will begin on Sunday, December 4. The first race in the series is the Gar Williams Half Marathon, which will be held on the C&O Towpath. The half marathon start is at Carderock…

2023 Race Announcement

The date for the 2023 National Capital 20 Miler and Janet Braunstein 5 Miler is set. These races will be held on the morning of September 24, 2023, and as always, they are perfectly timed for the fall 2023 racing…

Thank You to PR Running

Thank you to Potomac River Running for supporting the 2022 National Capital 20 Miler and Janet Braunstein 5 Miler. PR Running has been a race supporter for several years, and we appreciate their ongoing partnership. The 2022 races were successful.…