Race to Remember

1 Mile, 5K

Event Date

Sat, Sep 17, 2016


Severna Park, MD


Activity Today Later

1 Mile Walk - Individual - 1 Mile Walk

$10 $10 Closed

1 Mile Walk - Family - Family - 1 Mile Walk

$30 $30 Closed

5K Run - Individual - 5K Run

$10 $10 Closed

5K Run - Family - Group-registration team Age group/open

$30 $30 Closed

About This Activity

Join us for the first annual Race to Remember at the Severna Park Community Center. The 1 mile walk or 5K run is inspired by the legacy of the special people in our community. The race is s a unique opportunity to not only honor the memory of a cherished member of our community but also enhance their legacy by donating the profits of the race to a charity of your choice.

At the Race to Remember you are racing for more that yourself, you are racing for a special person in your life. When you register for the race you will be ask to specify a person you are racing for. Once registered you become a member of that person’s squad. As more people signup for the race they have the opportunity become a part of your squad or race for another person and create a new squad.

Unlike other races, speed doesn’t matter in the Race to Remember. Points are awarded based on the amount of squad members that finish the race. The squads with the most participants to complete the race will be awarded 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. A percentage of the profits will be donated to charity (503c organization) of the winning squad’s choice.

Start training and recruiting your friends and family to join your team!!!

Event details and schedule

Ages: All ages and pets are welcome to join the race. Family discounts are available.

Race Day Schedule

10:30am - Race Check-in

11:00am - 5K Run Begins

11:15am -1 mile Walk Begins

12:00pm – Award Ceremony

Race Route: The Race will take place on the B&A Trail. The race will start at the intersection of Cypress Creek Rd. Runners will run to just before the intersection of Jones Station Rd and return to Cypress Creek.

Race Scoring: Scoring for the race will be based on race day participation. The squads with the highest number of members to complete the race will be awarded 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. The proceeds from the race will be donated to a charity (503c organization) of the winning squad’s choice. Donation will be made by the following breakdown.

 1st – 50% of race proceeds

2nd – 30% of race proceeds

3rd – 20% of race proceeds

Other Event: The Severna Park Community Center will also host the Karen Stevens Memorial Kid’s Triathlon on Saturday 17th. The triathlon is open to all children 14 years old and under. More information available on active.com

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