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Mercy High School’s 5th Annual 5K and Magic Mile Family Fun Walk

  • Mercy High School 1300 E Northern Pkwy Baltimore, MD (map)

Have Mercy on our Soles! Join us for Mercy High School’s 5th Annual 5K and Magic Mile Family Fun Walk, presented by the Alumnae Association. 

Entry Fees

• $30 through September 15, $35 on race day
• $25 MHS Alum, Faculty & Staff
• $20 MHS students
• $10 for children 10 and under
• $30 snooze/virtual runner. If you’re not a morning person or are unable to attend the race, you can still support the event by registering under this category! 

Please click here for a printable mail-in registration form.

Want to cheer on someone special in the 5K?

We have a unique way to do that! Order a Mercy Sole and personalize a message that tells them you’re with them all the way. Mercy Soles will line the course and will encourage your special someone just when they need it the most. Click here to purchase a Mercy Sole for just $10 and give a special message to your favorite runner. Please Have Mercy on their Soles!


Refunds or transfers of entry are not permitted. The race will be held rain or shine. Jogging strollers are permitted on course, however you will be asked to line up toward the back of the starting line. 


Packet Pick-Up

Thursday, September 14 from 4-7PM
Charm City Run/VITA - Belvedere Square
516 E. Belvedere Ave
Baltimore, MD

Friday, September 15 (time TBD)
Mercy High School
1300 E. Northern Pkwy
Baltimore, MD

Race day starting at 7am

Race Day Schedule

7:30 a.m. Registration/Packet Pick-Up
8:15 a.m. Warm-up
8:30 a.m. 5K Start
8:35 a.m. Magic Mile Family Fun Walk Start
Post-Race Celebration and Awards Ceremony will follow


Race t-shirt and goody bag. Those who register by August 15 will receive a t-shirt. Shirts are not guaranteed to those who register after this date. 

Water stop and mile markers along the course

Post-race refreshments

We will also have music by Distinguished DJ, Justin Keys


• Top three male and female overall finishers
• Top MHS alum finisher
• Top MHS student finisher
• Top male and female in the following age groups: 12 & Under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+ 


Details coming soon!


Are you interested in being a sponsor of this event? As a sponsor, your company will be positioned as a partner that supports well-being, health, fitness, community, and the education of young women. We offer 4 sponsorship levels, each with their own unique benefit. Please visit this link to view our sponsorship packet.

About Mercy High School: 

Situated on a 26-acre wooded campus in north Baltimore, Mercy High School is a private, Catholic, secondary school for young women sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy. We provide a rigorous college preparatory education in an environment rooted in Christian values. Through our STEM programs, arts programs, the Catherine McAuley Honors Program, athletic opportunities, and many clubs and extracurricular activities, there is something at Mercy for every student. We work to develop leadership, scholarship and social responsibility among a diverse group of young women through personal focus and a global perspective.

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