2nd Annual Run for Literacy

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, May 2, 2015


Upper Marlboro, MD


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group

$35 $35 Closed

Running-5K - Group-registration Age group

$30 $30 Closed

Running-1 Mile Fun Run - Individual Age group

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

The 2nd Annual Run for Literacy is held once again in beautiful Watkin's Park, in Largo Maryland. Beautiful surroundings and cool temperatures makes this event one not to be missed. This race is geared towards the family runner although competitive runners will find this race one of the best this year.

This race is to raise awarenss in literacy. Todays children are tomorrows leaders. Reading gives us knowledge. Knowledge is power!

All proceeds will benefit the children of Saint Mary of the Assumption School. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Upper Marlboro Branch library.

Event details and schedule

New this year is the order of the races. This year the mile fun run will be conducted first followed by the 5K.

The 1 mile fun run will begin at 8:30 am. The 5K run/walk will start at 9:00 am.

Parking is available at the course and is only a short walk to the festivities. The start is held at Pavilion zero.

Register by April 8th to be guaranteed a race shirt.

Packet pick-up Wednesday 6-9 pm April 29th at St. Mary of the Assumption School

5K Awards:

Overall Male / Female

Top 3 Male / Female age group winners

1 Mile Run Awards:

8 under Top boy / Top girl

9 - 14

Top boy / Top girl

All 1 mile runners receive a finishers ribbon

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