RedM1... Where are you staying in DC Metro? We have 3 pick up points in the area.
1) VA - Tysons II (Galleria Parking Lot) - 5:45 departure (check with Tuner1984 about this)
2) Rockville, MD - Toys R Us parking lot - 6:45 am departure
3) College Park, MD - Ikea parking lot - 7:30 am departure
Feel free to join up.