Date(s) - Sunday, September 10, 2017
7:00 am - 11:00 am
Johnny Unitas Stadium
Over 1,200 people of all ages and fitness levels are anticipated for this signature event. On-site registration at begins at 7 a.m., followed by warm-up exercises led by The Oriole Bird and Lynne Brick.
The 5K Run/Walk will begin at 8:30 a.m., traveling through the neighborhoods of Towson and finishing at the Stadium’s 50-yard line. The Family Fun One Mile Walk will begin at 9 a.m. and travel through campus. After completing their desired path, all walkers and runners can celebrate their victory at the Post-Race Festival featuring food, drinks, music, the Kids’ Fun Zone, vendors and exhibits.
Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female overall finishers ($200/$100/$50), as well as male and female Masters ($75) and Grandmasters ($75). Age group awards will go to the top three male and female finishers in the following age groups: 10 and under, 11-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 and over. Additionally, the largest team will receive an award.
Registration fees are as follows: $25 for the Family Fun One Mile Walk (regardless of when registration takes place), $35 advance registration for the 5K and $40 on Race Day. These fees cover on-course water, post-race refreshments and activities for all, plus Tech shirts, medals and goody bags for the first 1,200 registrants. Those who raise $2,500 by race day also will receive “ELITE TEAM” gear and a swag bag. To register, visit www.jwb5k.com.
Event proceeds will support the John W. Brick Mental Health Foundation – a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization established by Victor, Lynne and Vicki Brick in 2015 to advance learning on how exercise benefits mental health. For more information, visit www.exerciseyourmentalhealth.org.