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Women's Distance Festival 5K

Saturday, May 13, 2017
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New Location -- a flat, scenic course at Hammerman Area Beach by the Gunpowder River. All walkers are welcome. This race will be chip-timed.

$25.00 for all who register before 05/10/2017.
Raceit registration will close 05/10/2017 at 7:00 PM. Sorry, no registration on 05/11/2017.
$35.00 for packet pickup and race-day registrations.

Free Parking!
The race is paying the $3 per-vehicle charge ($5 for non-Maryland residents).
The park does not open till 8:00 AM.
Plenty of parking and bathrooms on site.

Race Info
Chips will be given out in the race packets with the bibs.
The race begins at 9:30 AM sharp.

BlingWe have flowers and fancy medals and cool purple arm sleeves for all finishers!

Awards will go to the top three overall, as well as the top three in each of the following age groups: 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 and up.

Packet Pickup
Packet pickup will be on Friday, 05/12/2017 from 12:00 noon to 7:00 PM at Brick Bodies Padonia
Address: 2430 Broad Avenue Timonium 21093.
We will have packet pickup and race-day registrations, cash or check only.

Race Directors
Robin Goodman ( and Ginnie Welsh (

Directions to Hammerman Park
Take interstate 95 North to exit 67A, which is Rt, 43 White Marsh Blvd.
Take Route 43 to Route 40 East, and turn right on to the Rt. 40 ramp.
Make a right at the first traffic light which is Ebenezer RD.
The park is 4.5 miles on the left. The name changes to Park Drive.

GPS Address:  Hammerman Area Beach, 7200 Graces Quarters Road, Middle River, MD 21220

Map is here.

More About the Park:
The park offers: Canoe/Kayak rentals, Fishing, Swimming, Playgrounds and Hiking Trails. Picnic tables and grills are available on a first-come basis.

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