Escape Through The Cape

Sat April 13, 2019 Annapolis, MD 21409 US Directions

5k Run/Walk

8:30AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT

1 Mile Fun Run (non-timed event)

8:45AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

931 Blue Ridge Dr
Annapolis, MD US 21409

The 2019 running of the Escape Through The Cape 5k and 1 mile fun run will be held on Saturday, April 13th, 2019. Come out to the Cape Saint Claire Elementary School for our 8:30 am start time and stay for our Fit Family Festival through 11 AM. Tech material race shirts available to those who register by 3/30 (Youth XS - Adult XXL, including ladies fit). Custom finisher medals for ALL runners, including our young friends in strollers. We will have FREE activities for kids like and a variety of local vendors will be on hand. Plus, join us for great refreshments following the race.

REGISTRATION: Short sleeve technical shirts (Youth XS - Adult XXL, including ladies sizes) available to those who register by 3/30/19. On-line registration available until 4/10/19. Race day registration available starting at 7:30. Please see the FAQ's below for additional information.

PACKET PICKUP: Packet pickup will be held from 3-8 PM on April 10th at Spizzico Italian Kitchen in the Bay Hills Shopping Plaza. Packet pickup will also be available beginning at 7:30am on race day. 

7:30 Late Registration and Packet Pick Up
8:15 Opening Ceremony 
8:30 5K Start
8:45 1 Mile Start
Awards Ceremony to Follow 5K 
Fit Family Festival - 8AM - 11AM

AWARDS: Awards will be given for the first and second place for males and females in the following age categories for the timed 5K - 5 & under, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-65, 65-69, 70 & above. Finisher medals will be given to all finishers.

Your $30, non-refundable race fee will be applied towards the Cape Saint Claire Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). The Cape St. Claire Parent Teacher Organization (CSC-PTO) is dedicated to supporting the education and well being of the children in attendance at the Cape St. Claire Elementary School, and also to supporting the efforts of their teachers and families. To that end the organization raises funds, organizes social events, sponsors enrichment programs and coordinates volunteer efforts.

Want to be a sponsor or volunteer on race day? Email Laura Girton at for more information. 

Additional Information/FAQs:

What happens if it is raining? This event is a RAIN or SHINE event. In the case of a weather emergency necessitating cancellation, please check your e-mail for notification.

Can I bring a stroller? Strollers are welcome! This is a great event for the WHOLE family.  

Do I need to register my stroller child? As this is a fundraiser, we encourage you to register everyone who will participate. Shirts run as small as Youth XS in consideration of our littlest racers, and all finishers including those rolling in strollers will receive a medal. If you opt to not register your stroller child, kindly fill out a waiver on the morning of the event prior to starting the course.

Can my child run the 5K without an adult? No. Please register an adult to run with your child or find an adult running the course who is willing to supervise and support your child.

Can I bring my dog? In accordance with guidelines set by the county schools, pets are prohibited.

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