GIRLS ON THE RUN WASHINGTON COUNTY 5K

SATURDAY MAY 13, 2017 NORTH HAGERSTOWN HIGH SCHOOL

Registration Details
SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017

North Hagerstown High School
1200 Pennsylvania Ave, Hagerstown, MD 21742
5:00 PM | CELEBRATION
6:15 PM | RACE START
Course Information

The 5K Course is a 3.1 mile course incorporating the North High cross country course. The 5K participants will pass two water stops on the course. Cheer Teams will also be placed along the course to cheer on the girls and 5K participants.

Packet Pick-Up

Girls who are currently participating in the program are already registered for the 5K and will receive their 5K materials at the event. For all other 5K participants (Running Buddies, coaches, family members and community participants), packet pick-up will also be at the event starting at 5:00pm.  5K shirts are guaranteed to the first 150 registrants. Sizes are not guaranteed and additional shirts will be available on a first come/first served basis while supplies last.

Race-day Registration will be available starting at 5:00pm.  Please allow ample time to register prior to the 6:15 starting time.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

CAN I BRING MY DOG OR PET?

For safety, all furry friends are not allowed on the course or at the event, so please leave all pets at home on 5K day! All pets will be asked to return to the pet owner's vehicle if spotted at the event.

ARE THERE AID STATIONS AVAILABLE?

There will be one water station along the course. We will have plenty of Course Marshalls stationed throughout the course should anyone need assistance.

HOW LONG WILL THE 5K RUN TAKE?

Finishing times vary of course, but our fastest runners will complete the run in about 25 minutes. Most runners will fall between 30-45 minutes We will be sweeping the course at one hour from the starting time to ensure all runners have returned to the starting area.

WHERE CAN I PARK?

Ample parking is available in the lots in front of the school. Please adhere to the parking rules of the school and follow directions from any parking attendants.

Volunteer Registration

This event would not be possible without the help of amazing volunteers who believe in our mission and show up to support our girls. Over 60 volunteers are needed to put on our best 5k yet! Whatever your special skills and talents, we have a role for everyone.

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OPPORTUNITIES
REGISTRATION

Volunteers will help with 5k registration, assisting pre-registered runners and event day runners. Approximate arrival time TBD. Time commitment approximately 3 hours.

HOSPITALITY

Volunteers will help greet participants upon arrival and assist with diractions. Assistance will also be needed with runner refreshments and medal distribution at the finish line, and at the information and merchandise tents. Approximate time of arrival is TBD. Time commitment is 4 to 5 hours. This volunteer opportunity is best suited for individuals over 18 years of age.

Operations

Volunteers will help with logistics and operations. Potential responsibilities include: parking attendants, helping to distribute water to runners, assisting runners at the start line and on the course. Approximate time of arrival is TBD. Time commitment is approximately 4 hours. These volunteer opportunities are best suited for adults, older teens and adult paired with younger teens.

ACTIVITIES

Volunteers will help with GOTR activities including cheer stations along the course, Celebration activities, face painting, and happy hair. Approximate time of arrival is TBD. Time commitment is 3 to 4 hours. These volunteer opportunities are great for parents, teens, and groups.

5K Photos

Girls on the Run of Mid & Western Maryland (formerly Frederick & Washington Counties)
PO Box 1034
Frederick, MD 21702

(301) 471-4513

leah@gotrmidmd.org