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Outrun Cancer 5K and 1 Mile Family Fun Walk

  • Goucher College - Dorsey Center 1021 Dulaney Valley Road Towson, MD, 21204 United States (map)

online registration has closed, registration will be available at the packet pick-up listed below and on race day


Join us for the American Cancer Society's Outrun Cancer 5K and 1 Mile Family Fun Walk on Sunday, August 4, 2019! At the Outrun Cancer 5K and 1 Mile Family Fun Walk your energy and generosity make a real difference for people fighting cancer by supporting the local American Cancer Society programs in our community that benefit from the event’s success. With your sponsorship, and the fund-raising efforts of our participants, we are making a difference in the fight against cancer.

New for 2019 - the 5K event will be chip timed!


The registration fee per person is a non-refundable $40. This fee is counted toward your fundraising goal. 

Want to participate but can't make it to Baltimore on August 4th? Sign up as a virtual runner - click here

Click here for a downloadable registration form


Pre-Race Packet Pick-up

Friday, August 2, 2019 from 4PM-6PM
Charm City Run - Timonium
2045 York Rd
Timonium MD 21093

Race Day Timeline

7:00 AM Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-up begins

7:30 AM Pre-Race warmup

8:00 AM 5K Starts

8:05 AM 1 Mile Family Fun Walk starts

9:00 AM Awards will be announced (approximately)

9:30 AM Silent auction and raffle closes


Top male and female finisher overall

Top three male and female finishers in the following age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

What to Expect

5K runners can expect a scenic course around Goucher campus and part of the Towson area, suited to experienced runners and those brand new to 5Ks alike.

1 mile walkers can expect a fun, casual stroll at any pace, while being cheered on by family, friends, and neighbors.

And all attendees can expect good food, good music, raffle prizes from area businesses, a silent auction, and a great atmosphere as we unite as a community in support of the American Cancer Society and its vision of a world without cancer.


For more than a 100 years, The American Cancer Society has been leading the fight to end cancer. With your support, we have helped usher in an era where more people survive cancer than ever before. By translating our research findings into action, we've seen a 20% decline in US cancer death rates since the early 1990s. Join us to help finish the fight.

For more information about The American Cancer Society visit or contact us at 1-800-227-2345 anytime, day or night.

Have questions?

Contact us at or (410) 933-5183.


Please review the Charm City Run Weather and Event Cancellation policy here prior to registering for this event. If you have any questions about the policy please email us at prior to registering.