BithEnergy MLK 5K


Event Date

Sat, Jan 13, 2018


Columbia, MD


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BithEnergy MLK5K

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BithEnergy MLK 5K

The first annual BithEnergy MLK Unity 5K is hosted by the Howard County NAACP. The event includes at 5K run and the Prism Family Fun Run/Walk event. 
Location: 6940 Gateway Drive Columbia, MD 21044
Date: Saturday, January 13, 2018 
Time: 8 a.m. Onsite Registration begins at 7 a.m 
Entry Fees:

$30 before January 7

$40 on Race Day

$20 for children 12 and under for 5K- Kids Fun Run is Free

Entry fees are non-refundable. The race will be held rain, shine or snow.

Make checks payable to: Howard County Branch NAACP

Mail to: Howard County Branch NAACP,  P.O. Box 622, Columbia, MD 21045
Participants may register online at: or request a printable form here. Printable Entry Form Click here. E-mail requests to: mlk5k@howardcountynaacp. com

Registration: Register Online

Packet Pick-up: Road Runner Sports 6630 Marie Curie Drive, Suite C, Elkridge, MD

January 11 and 12 from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

January 13, 2018

Starting at 7 a.m.

Location: 6940 Columbia Gateway Drive, Columbia Md
Course: Some flat, some inclines, with a downhill finish. Perfect for a winter run. 
Amenities: Post-run celebration with music, food, and surprises. All pre-registered runners registered before race week will receive race shirt.  
Post-run celebration: Not a runner, but would you like to join celebration? You can make a contribution and enjoy the fellowship. Celebration includes food and event t-shirt.
Awards: $100 cash prize for overall first place male and female finishers. There will be cash awards for top male and female finishers in the following age groupings: under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over.
Beneficiary: The race contributions assist with programs of the Howard County Branch NAACP and ACT-SO youth program.  
Host: Howard County Branch NAACP

Willie Flowers, Race Director, 443-610-0716

Sponsors: BithEnergy, Prism, Howard County Police, Peak Fit 365
Willie Flowers, Race Director 443-610-0716.
General questions, requests: Willie Flowers
Want to run a faster 5K? Want to participate in your first event and enjoy the support to train for success?
The group will follow a structured training plan so you will have a successful and fun of Howard County’s newest 5K.
Timing Company and Results: Bullseye Running

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