Date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
Location: Goucher College in Towson, MD
Time: Opening Ceremony @ 8:00 AM, 5k @ 8:30 AM
Race Limit: 600 registrants
Keep Punching strives to support patients, health-care providers, and researchers in their fight to prevent and eradicate brain cancer and minimize treatment-related side effects that may adversely impact function and comfort. All proceeds assist patients, families, and clinicians who wish to pursue integrative approaches to healing and researchers investigating both traditional and complementary cancer-related therapies. More information on Keep Punching can be found at the official website, www.KeepPunching.org.
May 19 - 12pm - 5pm -Falls Road Running Store - 6247 Falls Road Baltimore, MD 21209
May 20 - 4 - 6pm -Greene Turtle Towson - 408 York Road Towson, MD 21204
The 5k race will start from the Goucher College Track Complex and complete two loops of the campus before finishing back on the track. The 1 mile walk will stay on the track, where participants can enjoy music and a festival atmosphere. Strollers are welcome for the 5k and 1 mile walk – for safety reasons all strollers must start in the back. Kids races/activities will take place on the field inside the track.
You are encouraged to create a team name, so have fun and be creative while supporting a great cause. In the spirit of friendly competition, 1st and 2nd place Team Awards will be given in the following categories:
Team Spirit Award
Largest Team Award
Tech t-shirts will be guaranteed to all 5k participants who register by May 9 (sizes and availability not guaranteed to those registering after May 9). All 5k runners will be chip timed! Participants signing up for the 1 mile walk or kids activities will receive cotton race shirts, and must register by May 9th to be guaranteed their requested size. Course marshals will guide runners at all turns, and water will be available on the course and at the finish.