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The Highlands School 5K Race and 1 Mile Fun Walk sponsored by Yorktowne Sports

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Join us for our 17th Annual Event. Enjoy one of the most prestigious venues in Maryland, running the cart path on the scenic rolling hills at Maryland Golf and Country Clubs in Bel Air. Professionally managed by Charm City Run, your 5K trek will take you through the beautiful greens on a course that is described as deceptively challenging. Entry fee includes a performance T-shirt, post race beer, a runners' bib, chip timing, personalized race results kiosk at finish line, as well as water, Gatorade, fruit and snacks before and after the race. All participants that complete the race will receive an official race blanket. There is also a 1 Mile Fun Walk, allowing for athletes of all levels to participate, whom also receive all of the above! 

For more information about The Big Event click here.




There are no refunds of entry given for this event.


8:00 AM      Packet Pick-up Starts on-site
9:00 AM      5K Starts
10:00 AM    5K Awards Ceremony


$100 Gift Card to Top Male and Top Female Finisher Overall

Medals to top three runners in each age group (female/male)
Age groups: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over

Official Race blanket (must finish race to receive)


$45 Entry Fee includes:

  • "Performance T-shirt" regular fit (unisex sizing up to 3XL)

  • Chip Timing for the timed 5K

  • Water, Gatorade, Fruit and Snacks (all before and after race)

  • Post Race Beer for all registrants 21 years of age and older

  • Finisher Blanket

Packet Pick-Up

Friday, October 11th from 4PM-7PM
Charm City Run - Bel Air
126 South Main Street
Bel Air, MD 21014

Race Day
On-site starting at 8:00 AM
Maryland Golf and Country Clubs


The course will take place on the cart paths on the scenic rolling hills at Maryland Golf & Country Clubs in Bel Air, MD.


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.


This family-friendly event to benefit The Highlands School will help serve students challenged with ADHD and Dyslexia and other language-based differences. Support of this race will allow The Highlands to continue its mission of instilling hope and confidence in students by fostering a positive and nurturing environment. All proceeds will be utilized to support students through need-based financial aid.

Earlier Event: October 13
Kids XC Series - Sparks
Later Event: October 20
Kids XC Series - Baltimore