Basic Race Info

  • Race Date:    May 21, 2017
  • Time:    8:30 AM
  • Location:    Capitol Hill, Washington DC
  • Events:    10K, 3K, and Fun Run (for children)
  • Runners:    3,500 for 10K, 750 for 3K and 500 for Fun Run
  • Spectators:    1,000+
  • Supports:    1,100+ DC public school children
  • Website:    www.capitolhillclassic.com
  • Contact:    sponsorship@capitolhillclassic.com

Sponsorship Summary

The Capitol Hill Classic 10K is the showcase fundraising event for the Capitol Hill Cluster School PTA.  The Cluster School is a wonderful DC public school serving approximately 1,000 students from pre-school through 8th grade (for more information on the Cluster School, visit www.capitolhillclusterschool.org). To have your company name/logo on the official race t-shirt, sponsorship commitment must be in place by March 15, 2017.

Race Summary

This is the 38th year of the Capitol Hill Classic 10K.   This race is the only race run entirely though historic Capitol Hill, attracting many who work and live on Capitol Hill. The race course includes running past the Capitol, Supreme Court, and Library of Congress, down East Capitol Street to RFK Stadium, and ends at Stanton Park.

The 10K is a fast, USATF-certified course that features ChronoTrack timing, mile splits and water stations.

The Capitol Hill Cluster School PTA is a 501(c)(3) charity, so all sponsorships are fully deductible to the extent allowed under law.

Sponsorship Levels

Choose the sponsorship level that works for you and begin supporting your local DC Public School’s PTA.

Title 10K Sponsorship — $15,000.00 (ONE)

  • Event named for sponsor: “ABC Inc Capitol Hill Classic 10K”
  • Corporate logo prominently displayed on race T-Shirts
  • Corporate logo displayed on race website with link to your web site
  • Top billing on fliers sent home to all Cluster school children
  • Logo on postcards marketing race (if completed before March 1, 2017)
  • Fliers with corporate logo at packet pick up
  • Official Classic starter and awards presenter

Title 3K Sponsorship — $10,000.00 (ONE)

  • Event named for sponsor: “ABC Inc Capitol Hill Classic 3K”
  • Corporate logo prominently displayed on race T-Shirts
  • Corporate logo displayed on race website with link to your web site
  • Top billing on fliers sent home to all Cluster school children
  • Logo on postcards marketing race (if completed before March 1, 2017)
  • Fliers with corporate logo at packet pick up
  • Official Classic starter and awards presenter

Major Sponsorship — $5,000.00

  • Corporate logo on race T-Shirts
  • Corporate name at start, finish, or water table
  • Corporate name displayed on race website with link to your web site
  • Logo on postcards marketing race (if completed before March 1, 2017)
  • Fliers with corporate logo at packet pick up
  • Corporate logo on fliers sent home to all Cluster school children

Mile Marker Sponsorship — $2,500.00 (6)

  • Corporate logo on race T-Shirts
  • Corporate name on Mile Marker
  • Corporate name displayed on race website
  • Corporate name on fliers sent home to all Cluster school children
  • Fliers with corporate logo at packet pick up

Contributing Sponsorship — $1,500.00

  • Corporate name displayed on race website
  • Corporate name on fliers sent home to all Cluster school children
  • Fliers with corporate logo at packet pick up

Friends of the Capitol Hill Classic — $1,000.00

  • Fliers with corporate logo at packet pick up
  • Corporate logo displayed on race website

All sponsor levels receive event day recognition and one complimentary race entry.