2016 Women’s Distance Festival 5K / Run After the Women 5K

Our 37th year!

Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 7:45 AM

West Annapolis Elementary School
505 Melvin Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21401 United States

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Ample FREE on street parking in the neighborhood.

And Our 32nd year for RatW 5K!

Men’s race starts at approximately 8:30 am

This is Leg 6 of the Maryland RRCA Women’s Distance Grand Prix Series

WDF 5K 2016 Flyer

Race Registration

Online Registration

Register online until Wednesday Jul 06, 2016.

Mail-in Registration

Mail registration by Wednesday Jun 29, 2016.

Registration Fees

Registration Date Fee
Before race day $25
Race Day (6:30-7:30am) $30

Transfers and Refunds

No refunds or transfers will be granted for this race.

Packet Pickup

Race-day pick-up at Mexican Café, 609 Melvin Ave., Annapolis, MD 2140.


A short walking distance from the Mexican Café. Race begins on Tucker Street behind the West Annapolis Elementary School located at 210 Annapolis St, Annapolis, MD 21401. A two loop open course through the Wardour neighborhood of West Annapolis. On paved roads, with some shaded areas, mostly flat, with a few hills, and one foot bridge.


Chip timing provided by Maryland Timing. Unofficial Results will be posted by July 10, 2016 on the Annapolis Striders and Maryland Timing websites.

Aid Stations

Two water stops will be provided with water/Gatorade. One located at the foot bridge and one near the start/finish line.

Race Rules

We cannot grant refunds or transfers for either race.


1st, 2nd, and 3rd Overall Place Awards for Women’s and Men’s Races. Age group awards will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners for following age groups: 19 & Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and over. New this year: 1st Mother/Daughter Team.

Race Amenities


To be Announced. Guaranteed to the first 200 race applicants.

Post Race

Post-race refreshments located at the Mexican Café.  All registered runners will be entered drawing for random prizes!


To volunteer, please contact the race director.


Email WDF5K@annapolisstriders.org to contact the race directors.

Race Directors
Kathleen Hanson
Maureen Hall