Dawn Orso 5K/1 Mile Family Fun Day

  • YMCA Camp Letts 409 Camp Letts Road Edgewater, MD, 21037 United States

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

In honor of Dawn Orso, a founder and board member of the Building Traditions Society at AAMC, the 2nd Annual Dawn Orso 5K/1 Mile Family Fun Day will take place on October 16, 2016 at Camp Letts in Edgewater.  Dawn chose to carry hope in her heart and embraced her breast cancer diagnosis with a courageous spirit from the very first day in 2014.  Please join us in celebrating the thriving life that she lives in recovery and her mission to help others who share her diagnosis.  Proceeds from the day will support breast cancer research at AAMC's Research Institute.


Entry Fees:

5K RUN
$35 (ages 18+)
$30 (ages 17 & under)
Free (ages 3 & under)

1 MILE WALK
$15 (ages 18+)
$10 (ages 4-7)
Free (ages 3 & under)

We encourage pre-race day packet pick up, but there will also be
packet pickup on race day.

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


RACE INFORMATION


RACE DAY SCHEDULE

Registration opens at 7:30 AM
The 5K race to begin at 9:00 AM
The 1 Mile race to begin at 10:00 AM
Awards to begin at 11:15 AM


PACKET PICK-UP
 

Race Day

Starting at 7:30AM onsite


COURSE

The course is a relatively flat, fast, combined paved and packed trail
with beautiful views of the Rhode River just south of Annapolis.  
This is a nice course for participants of all abilities.  
Come out andrun or walk - or just cheer on our participants!


TEAMS

Want to sign up as a team?  No problem! Please contact Barrett Hein at 443-481-4766 or bhein@aahs.org and provide us with a team name and team captain. The team participants
will sign up individually using the "Team Participant" option by age range. 
Please include Team Name and Captain in the spaces provided.


SURVIVOR RECOGNITION

The Dawn Orso 5K/1M Family Fun Day allows each and every participant to
honor all breast cancer survivors for their strength, courage and determination!
Participants may indicate if they are a breast cancer survivor during registration. 
On race day, survivors will be easily recognized by their pink t-shirts! 

We would like to have a group survivor photo taken prior to the race. 
Please meet at 7:55 a.m. on race day by the starting line
and remember to wear your new t-shirt!

A Survivors award will be given to “Fastest Survivor.”  
Congratulations to Ana Hogan who was our 2014 recipient!


SHARE YOUR STORY

In its efforts to raise awareness for breast cancer education, 
the Dawn Orso 5K/1M Family Fun Day features the stories of breast cancer survivors
as part of the race promotion. If you are interested in sharing your experience
as a survivor, please contact Barrett Hein at 443-481-4766 or bhein@aahs.org
with your name, telephone number, email and a brief description of your journey. 


VOLUNTEER

We can always use volunteers!  If you or your group would like to help with
the race, please contact Barrett Hein at 443-481-4766 or bhein@aahs.org.


DONATIONS AND SPONSORS

Donations can be made by clicking here or by visiting give.aahs.org/orsorundonate
If you wish to be a sponsor, please contact Barrett Hein at 443-481-4766 or bhein@aahs.org. Thank you for your generosity!


BENEFICIARY

All proceeds benefit Anne Arundel Medical Center’s Research
Institute's mission to prevent and cure breast cancer by advancing the most
promising research, right here in our own backyard. 


THANK YOU TO OUR 2016 SPONSORS