Towson Healthy Hearts 5K

 

Get ready for the Towson Healthy Hearts 5K Run/Walk and Fun Run!

 

** 2017 Race results are in!  Check out how you did:  http://www.raceworkstiming.com/2017-towson-healty-hearts-5k **

**Also, check out our stunning photography from race day!  https://www.flickr.com/photos/knollwood-association/albums **

 

Towson Healthy Hearts 5K flyerEvent Benefit

The Knollwood community in Towson is sponsoring its first 5K run/walk, Towson Healthy Hearts 5K, and post-race farmer’s market, as part of its efforts to raise awareness for healthy lifestyles. All net proceeds from this inaugural event will be donated to the American Heart Association. There will be cash prizes for the top three overall winners, both male and female, for the 5K run/walk. Afterwards, there will be a Kids’ Fun Run. The race takes place at the 7600 Block on Knollwood Rd. in Towson, MD on June 10, 2017 at 8:00 am. The race will occur rain or shine. Enjoy pre- and post-race festivities such as a farmer’s market, music and food, awards, and learn healthy heart tips.

 

Place

7600 Knollwood Road
(Knollwood Rd. between Aigburth Rd. and Garden Rd.)
Towson, MD US 21286

 

Parking

Runners driving to the race are asked to park at Towson High School located at 69 Cedar Ave, Towson, MD 21286. Also, the Donnybook Apartments has graciously agreed to not ticket anyone using their parking spots until noon that day.

 

Timing

The 5K run/walk will be timed by RaceWorks Grupetto. For the safety of all participants, NO pets, headsets, rollerblades, rollerskates, skateboards, scooters or bicycles are permitted in either event. Strollers are allowed.

 

Awards

Cash prizes will be given for top three overall winners, both male and female. The prizes are detailed below.

1st place: $200
2nd place: $125
3rd place: $75

 

5K logoAge Groups

Age group prizes will be awarded to the top three finishers in each category, both male and female. The age group categories are as follows: 12 and under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over.  Race results will be posted online after the event.

 

Donations

We would appreciate any donations you give towards the Towson Healthy Hearts 5K Run/Walk!  Please mail all checks to:

Towson Healthy Hearts 5K Run/Walk
c/o Stephanie Parry
7502 Far Hills Dr
Towson, MD 21286

E-mail: towsonhealthyhearts5k@gmail.com

 

5K shirtRace T-Shirt

Order a commemorative race t-shirt!  You can order online when you register by May 20.  If you would like more information on shirt sizing, please email us at towsonhealthyhearts5K@gmail.com

 

Sponsorships

Interested in partnering with the Towson Healthy Hearts 5K Run/Walk?  We would love to have you!  Contact us to learn about our sponsorship packages and see how we can market your business and promote our race.  Email us at towsonhealthyhearts5K@gmail.com

 

Towson Healthy Hearts 5K Run/Walk – Facebook Group

Stay tuned on updates and announcements by joining our Facebook Group here:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/towsonhealthyhearts5K/

 

5K Race Route

Check out the 5K run/walk route that winds through the beautiful Knollwood neighborhood.

5K route

 

Race Registration

Registration is now LIVE!  Please click the button to be directed to Run Signup’s website to process your registration:

 

signup

 

 

 

Your pre-assigned number and t-shirt will be available for pick up on race day.  You can register online through June 8th or at the registration table on race day. Race day sign in will be held starting at 7:00 am. After May 20th, a t-shirt is not guaranteed.

Each participant, regardless of age, must complete an entry form and sign a release.

Packet Pickup

Pick up your race packet on Friday, June 9 from 3-7 pm at the First Lutheran Church (40 W. Burke Ave, Towson, 21286). You may also pick up your race packet on race morning beginning at 7:00 am.

Any Questions?

If you have any questions, please email us at towsonhealthyhearts5K@gmail.com

Visit Our Current Sponsors!

 

Preferred Sponsors:

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Express Sponsors:

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In-Kind Sponsors:

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