Younger Chemists Committee

Serving the Needs of Early Career Chemists

DC Fun Run 2017

The  bi-annual Fun Run, sponsored by the ACS Younger Chemists Committee (YCC) and ACS Member Insurance Program, was held on Monday, August 21st, 2017 at 6:45 AM.

City Running Tours provided American Chemical Society and its attendees with a guided running tour of National Mall, monuments and surrounding neighborhood in Washington, D.C. The meeting location for the run will be the southern entrance of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, at 801 Mount Vernon Pl. NW. The run will begin and end at this location.



San Diego Fun Run (2016)

Highest registration in years for this awesome Fun Run!!

Look to register for Philly during Nat'l Meeting Registration!  And thanks to Linda Wang for the lead picture!

Boston Fun Run (2015)

The Boston Fun Run was held on Monday, August 17, 7-9 AM.  The YCC Fun Run has become one of our a favorite events!  In August, we took a tour through historic Boston. Runners were grouped by pace and taken as-ready on a 5K route past nearby landmarks, highlighted by a running tour guide from City Running Tours 


Check out our route through the Boston Commons! 

Philidelphia Fun Run (2012)

The Philly Fun Run was led by City Running Tours. Check out the great event photos!




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