Red Shoe Shuffle 5K Run and Walk

  • 635 West Lexington Street Baltimore, MD, 21201 United States

The Red Shoe Crew of Baltimore and the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Baltimore are excited to announce our 5th Annual Red Shoe Shuffle 5k Run & Walk on April 10, 2016.

Our 2015 5k Run & Walk was a big success! We increased our participation and increased the dollars raised. With over 2,500 participants and $350k raised for the kids and families of RMH Baltimore, it was another unprecedented, sell out success!

Join us for our 5th year and Show Your Stripes for RMHCB!

Online Registration is now  closed.  Registration will be available on race day morning.


ENTRY FEES

Adults (13 and over): $45 (includes a Under Armour race shirt and goodie bag)

Children (12 and under): $10 (includes a goodie bag)

Under Armour Race shirts are not guaranteed for registrations after March 30 or for race-day registrants.

There are no refunds of entry given or transfers of entry permitted for this event.


RACE INFORMATION


TEAM AND INDIVIDUAL PACKET PICK-UP

Race Day, Sunday April 10th from 7AM-8:30AM


AMENITIES

Each participant will receive a Red Shoe Shuffle t-shirt, goodie bag and more.


PARKING

Secured free parking will be available in the Saratoga Street Parking Garage, located at 220 Arch Street, Baltimore, MD 212012.

GPS Directions will not show street closures in effect on race day. Please refer to the directions below and plan your driving route before Shuffle morning.

“Head In” Parking ONLY; your cooperation will help the flow of traffic entering the garage, and ensure that all participants arrive and park in time for the 9am start time.

We recommend arriving early for the Shuffle (by 8am) to enjoy the pre-race warm up!

Additional Race Day Parking:
Additional parking is available near University of Maryland Hospital, and is a very short walk to our House/the Start and Finish Line. Parking is not free but is open 24 hours, is convenient and an easy in and out of the city.

Baltimore Grand Garage
The University of Maryland Medical Center
5 North Paca Street
Baltimore, MD 21201


DIRECTIONS

From Paca Street:
Left on Saratoga St.
Left on Arch St.
Right into parking garage

From Greene Street:
Right on Saratoga St.
Left on Arch St.
Right into parking garage

From the South:
Martin Luther King Boulevard (MLK) to Saratoga St.
Right on Saratoga St.
Right into parking garage

From the North:
Martin Luther King Boulevard (MLK) to Saratoga St.
Left on Saratoga St.
Right into parking garage


course

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Starts at Ronald McDonald House and returns to finish line back at the Ronald McDonald House:

  • Fast, Flat Course for Runners with professional timing system
  • Flat, Fun, Easy Walk for Walkers and Families

FUN STUFF

  • Warm Up: Ronald McDonald will lead the warm up and cheer everyone down the homestretch to the finish line!
  • McNugget Area: For the little sprinters in the family under the age of 10, the McNugget Dash will be a mad dash full of fun and surprises.
  • Cheering and Water Stations along the course provided by Community groups.
  • Post Shuffle Party featuring free food and drink, live music, family fun activities plus a chance to meet some of our sponsors and area mascots

WAYS TO HELP

  • Wear red on race day to show your support for the Ronald McDonald House!
  • Become a sponsor of the Red Shoe Shuffle
  • Sponsor a RHM Family: If you can’t make the Shuffle, but still want to help in some way, you can donate your money to sponsor a Ronald McDonald House family! Your $50 donation will allow one family to participate in the Red Shoe Shuffle!
  • Create your own team of runners/walkers and recruit people to join: Build morale and form a team from your company, church, family, or friends! Being part of a team is fun!! You’ll build camaraderie and community while raising much needed funds for the families and children of the Ronald McDonald House. Team members receive all the benefits of individual race participants plus early packet pick-up. We encourage you to wear t-shirts displaying your team/company name or logo on race day.
  • Register to walk or run in the Red Shoe Shuffle
  • Collect donations for your fundraising page: Choose a FirstGiving web address and use our template to create your own fundraising page. Set a fundraising goal, post messages, describe your mission, and add photos and videos to personalize your page in minutes. Once your page is ready to go, easily share your page with friends using email, Facebook, and Twitter.
  • Donate to Individual Participants, Teams, or just to the Red Shoe Shuffle!
  • Promote the Red Shoe Shuffle at your work or school
  • For more information contact Debbie Hood at 410-528-1010 x 105 –dhood@rmhcbaltimore.org or Lauren Kohr at 410-528-1010 x 114 – lkohr@rmhcbaltimore.org

EVENT GUIDELINES

Please no roller blades, skates, bikes, dogs, pets or headphones allowed on the race course. Your race number must be worn on your front and must be visible. DO NOT exchange or give your race number to another participant.