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AFCEA Central Maryland Race for Excellence - 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

  • Leidos 6841 Benjamin Franklin Drive Columbia, MD, 21046 United States (map)

The 11th Annual AFCEA Central Maryland Race for Excellence - 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run will be held on April 28, 2018 at 9AM. 


Entry Fees

5K:

Now until April 24th, 2018
$45 Ages 13+
$30 Active duty military (ID will be required at packet pickup)
$25 Ages 12 and under

1 Mile Fun Run/Walk:

Now until April 24th, 2018  (NO TIMING CHIP)
$30      Ages 13+
$20       Active duty military (ID will be required at packet pickup)
$15       Ages 12 and under

Shirts are not guaranteed for participants who register after Friday, April 13th. There are no refunds of entry given or transfers of entry permitted for this event. 


Race Information


Race Day Schedule

Same Day Registration/Late Check-in: 7:30 AM

Warm Up and Announcements: 8:15 AM - 8:45 AM

5K race starts: 9:00 AM

1 Mile Fun Run Starts: 9:05 AM

Awards Ceremony: 10:00 AM

After Party at Nottinghams: 10:30AM - 2:30PM


Packet pick-up

Team Packet Pickup
Thursday April 26, 2018 from 12PM - 7PM
Charm City Run - Columbia
7090 Deepage Drive
Columbia, MD 21045

Individual Packet Pickup
Friday April 27, 2018 from 4PM - 7PM
Charm City Run - Columbia
7090 Deepage Drive
Columbia, MD 21045


Course

USAT&F-certified this is a loop course that is relatively flat, but the inclines are certain to provide a challenge.


Post-Race Party

Nottingham’s (8850 Stanford Boulevard, Columbia, MD 21045)


Amenities 

T-shirts are guaranteed to registrants who register by April 13, 2018. Water and splits on the 5K course; a light breakfast (Granola bars, light fruit, Danish, water, etc.) will be provided to registered runners immediately after the AFCEA 5K.


Awards 

  • Top three male and female finishers overall
  • Top 3 finishers in following age groups:
  • 9 and under
  • 10-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70 and over

Team Awards

  • Largest team award goes to the team that has the most number of 5K finishers  
  • Fastest team award goes to the team that has the fastest combined 5K time of its top four finishers. Both will receive trophies.

Race Management by Charm City Run. For additional information contact Billy Ornold, 410-308-1870.