14th Annual Lisa Wade 5K Run

Event Date

Sat, Jul 12, 2014

Address

Westernport, MD

About This Activity

14th Annual Lisa Wade 5K Run July12th.

          The Georges Creek Soccer Club will sponsor its 14th Annual Lisa Wade 5K Run and 1.5 mile Fun Run / Walk Saturday, July12th, at 8:30am in Westernport, MD.

          Proceeds from the race benefit the Lisa Wade Scholarship that is awarded to student athletes at Mountain Ridge, Northern Garrett and Southern Garrett High Schools.

           The run begins approximately 100 yards up from the American Legion on Rte 36 and continues across the Waverly Street Bridge and through the town of Westernport. From there the course goes on up to Franklin and back down to Creekside Park. This is a predominantly flat course with one hill towards the end of the run.

          The overall male and female winners of the 5K event will receive awards and Personal Best gift certificates. Award will also be given to the top three finishers in the following men’s and women’s age groups; 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 45-49, 50-54, 55-60,60-70 &70 and over. After the race there will also be drawings for numerous door prizes.

          Pre race registration is due by July 7th. A specials discount applies to early registration with multiple family members. Day of race registration will be $20.00. Sign up will be from 7:00 until 8:15 am at Creekside Park. T-shirts are guaranteed to all entrants.

          Applications are available on the Queen City Striders web site at http://www.qcstriders.com Click on the 2014 race calendar link. Applications can also be found at the Westernport City building, Subway, Port West Restaurant, Moran Liquors, or by calling 301-707-9641.

Event schedule and times

The “Broadwater Bounty”

         The 14th Annual Lisa Wade 5K Run will be held on Saturday, July, 12th at Creekside Park in Westernport, MD.  Course records for the 5K are

Overall;

Jaron Hawkins---15:15, Jennifer Davis---17:33

Masters;

Dennis Mickey---17:07, Jen Sober---19:19

         Bob and Sue Broadwater have offered a race incentive, that pays out $100.00 for each course record that is broken. This is a $50.00 increasing payout for each year the records stay intact and increases to maximum payout of $500.00. This year the bounty is;

Overall Male---$350.00

Overall Female---$250.00

Male Masters (over age of 40) ---$300.00

Female Masters (over age of 40) ---$100.00

         Early registration and family discounts are available. Pre race registration is due by July 7th. A special discount applies to early registration with multiple family members. Day of race registration will be $20.00. Sign up will be from 7:00 until 8:15 am at Creekside Park. T-shirts are guaranteed to all entrants.

         Applications are available on the Queen City Striders web site at http://www.qcstriders.com Click on the 2014 race calendar link. Applications can also be found at the Westernport City Building, Subway, Port West Restaurant, Moran Liquors, or by calling Steve Amann @ 301-707-9641.

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