The Annapolis Striders WDF / RATW 5K is scheduled for Saturday, July 14th, 2018 at
West Annapolis Elementary School
505 Melvin Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21401
This race is for runners and walkers of all levels and is Leg 6 of the Maryland RRCA Women’s Distance Festival Grand Prix Series now in its 29th year. The Women will start at 7:45 am and the Men will start at approximately 8:30 am. This is also the graduation race for the Annapolis Striders’ Beginners Group.
The 200 limit for receiving the premium has not yet been reached. If you would like to receive an umbrella, sign up soon.
The cost of the race is $25.00. Mail-in registration forms must be postmarked no later than Thursday, July 5th. Online registration will close on Wednesday, July 11th. Race day sign-ups will be $30.00.
Volunteers are needed. Consider asking your significant other to volunteer. Contact Race Director Kathleen Hanson or Donna Cogle Harten to volunteer!
A workers’ run will be Saturday, July 7th at 8:00 am for those who want to get credit for the WDF Grand Prix Series and are also volunteering at the race.
Volunteers are needed to help with set-up, food and drink, registration, start and finish, awards and clean-up. Consider asking your significant other to volunteer-or you can both race and volunteers in this event.
Greenbury Point Nature Center 265 Bullard Boulevard Annapolis, MD 21402 The course is a fast and flat scenic 2.5-mile loop, primarily on packed dirt paths around Greenbury Point across the Severn River from the U.S. Naval Academy. For more information and registration Annapolis Striders members may use code ES6HR-STRIDERS to receive $10 off registration fee.
Annapolis Striders membership required to participate in these training programs. There is no fee for the training programs but you must register.
Spring Beginning Runners 5K Class
April 24th-July 14th, 2018
Whether you are new to running or trying to return to running, this is a program for you. This class is intended for all who are looking to “get off the couch with no running experience at all” and do
a 5K (3.1 miles) distance.
Annapolis Striders membership is required but the class is FREE!
Class starts Tuesday, April 24th, 2018 at 6:00 pm at Weems-Whelan Field/ Bates Middle School (1/4 mile oval) and the track (off of 935 Spa Road by the City of Annapolis Public Works Garage stop light).
Junior Striders is back for another summer at Germantown Elementary.
Mondays 6:00 pm
Kids 5-15 are invited to join in a fun evening of running drills, games and agility while building speed and endurance. Parents are welcome to participate as well. Kids will be building up to a 1 mile or more depending on skill level. We will finish off with the John Wall mile on July 21st or our own 1 mile fun run on July 16th at the Germantown track.
Annapolis Striders training classes are a free benefit for Annapolis Striders members. In order to participate in this training class, you must have a current membership. You may become a member or renew an existing membership online or by mail-in form.
Please contact Brie Lang if you have any questions.
Location, location, location-tell us your favorite spot. We look forward to seeing you at our socials in the future. Your ideas are encouraged; please alert Carrye Massey, 410-627-
Thank you for coming out to our Annapolis Strider Socials!! Mark your calendar!!
Save the Dates, 2018 Annapolis Striders Socials, 2nd Thursday of Each Month from 6:30pm-8:30pm with the locations to be determined: August 9th, September 13th, October 11th, November 8th, & December 13th.
Thursday, July 12th
6:30-8:30pm, Severna Park Taphouse, 58 Earleigh Heights Road W, Severna Park, Maryland.
6:30-8:30 The Pier Oyster Bar & Grill, 48 S River Rd S Edgewater, Maryland 21037
4-7pm-Happy hour available
Meet us outside on the deck rain or shine. Thank you and shout out to Tammy Haley, Catering Coordinator, for reserving our space.
7-8pm-FLOWGA with Yogavibez, Pier 7 Marina (Near the Pier Oyster Bay & Grill formerly Coconut Joe’s), 48 South River Rd. Edgewater, MD
Register in advance for FLOWGA; class is $30. FLOWGA-This class will shine a whole new light on what you expect in a yoga class. Ditch the stuffy studio & let the board be your yoga mat as you enjoy yoga while basking in the sunlight. This class combines stand up paddling & your favorite Yoga routines & puts them on the water. Develop better balance, coordination, & strength by linking your breath to poses. Ending with a blissful relaxation.
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The Casey Cares/Orioles Annual 5K Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, July 14th, 2018 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
Want a chance to be on the field at Oriole Park at Camden Yards?
Register for the Casey Cares/Orioles Annual 5K Run/Walk and not only will you get to finish on the field, but you also will support a great cause in Casey Cares! Proceeds from the race will support programs for families with critically ill children.
The chip-timed 3.1-mile run/walk begins and ends at Oriole Park at Camden Yards and includes post-race refreshments. Top race finishers and top fundraiser will be announced in a pre-game ceremony.
The Little Sisters of the Poor Nun Run will be held Saturday, September 8th, 2018 in Baltimore
The Little Sisters of the Poor host their 5th annual Nun Run held at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen, 5200 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210. Proceeds benefit the Residents of St. Martin’s Home. The hilly 5K is a competitive course and new this year is chip timing. A 1 mile fun run/walk is offered on the site of the Cathedral.
The ASA (Athletes Serving Athletes) Run Fest will be held Saturday, October 13th, 2018 in Hunt Valley, MD.
Kids run, 1 mile, 5K, 10K. Athletes Serving Athletes is a non profit based in the Baltimore community and dedicated to empowering athletes living with disabilities to cross the finish line in mainstream running and triathlon events. The Fall Family Festival will follow the race with music, kid zone, food and fun! The proceeds from the race will go to ASA’s WingMan Program.
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