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Events

5K - discount for ages 15 and under will be applied at check-out.

$30 8:00AM EDT
Increases to $35 after the first 200 people register. Registration ends May 7, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

10K - discount for ages 15 and under will be applied at check-out.

$40 8:00AM EDT
Increases to $45 after the first 200 people register. Registration ends May 7, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

Family Fun Walk - discount for ages 15 and under will be applied at check-out.

$15 8:00AM EDT Price increases to $20 on May 1st, 2020.

Virtual Runner

$35 8:00AM EDT Registration ends May 7, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT
Place
Druid Hill Park
Druid Hill Park, Baltimore, MD US 21217
Description

It’s time to lace up your running shoes and pave the way to hope and freedom for children in Maryland! Join us for a 5k/10k Run or Family Fun Walk (1.6 miles) to raise awareness about human trafficking and fundraise for Araminta Freedom Initiative’s mission to end this injustice. Gather your friends, family and colleagues to participate in this fun and family friendly event that demonstrates our whole community standing together against child trafficking.

The event is family friendly and appropriate for all ages. We invite those wanting to learn more about the subject matter to attend an AWAKEN: Araminta’s monthly Introduction to Human Trafficking Presentation (https://www.aramintafreedom.org/help-end-trafficking/aem-volunteer-training/)

Entry Fees:

5K:
$30 (for first 200 registrants or by March 1, whichever comes first for 5k or 10k combined); $35 through May 7th; $40 at packet pick-up or on race day.

Children 11-15 years old: $25 (discount will be applied at check-out)
Children 10 and younger: Free (discount will be applied at check-out) Race T-shirt (a la carte): $10

10K:
$40 (for first 200 registrants or by March 1, whichever comes first for 5k or 10k combined); $45 through May 7th; $50 at packet pick-up or on race day.
Children 11-15 years old: $35 (discount will be applied at check-out)
Children 10 and younger: Free (discount will be applied at check-out) Race T-shirt (a la carte): $10

Family Fun Walk (1.6 miles):
$15 through 4/30/2020; $20 thereafter (max $30/$40 family)
Children 10 and younger: Free (discount will be applied at check-out)
Race T-shirt (a la carte): $10

*Children’s ages are considered as of race day, May 9, 2020.
** Registrations for 5K and 10K include a Race Against Traffick cotton t-shirt.

***T-shirts are not included in the children and family fun walk fees. They can be purchased separately in youth or adult sizes


VIRTUAL RUNNERS


Want to participate but can’t make it on race day?  No problem, complete the Race Against Traffick Virtual 5K at your own pace, in your own time, from wherever you are!  Here's how:
                                                            
1. Register for the Race Against Traffick Virtual 5K.

2. Run or walk your virtual 5K anytime between May 2nd and May 9th.

3. Post a photo from your 5K on social media with the #RaceAgainstTraffick and tag @AramintaFreedomInitiative.

**Not on social media? Send your photo to contact@aramintafreedom.


Online registration closes at 11:59PM on Thursday, May 7th. Walk-up registration is available at the Packet Pick-up Session list below as well as on-site on the morning of the race. The last day to register for a guaranteed t-shirt size is April 30th by 3pm.

There are no refunds or transfers of entry given for this event.

Packet Pick-up:

Friday, May 8th from 2PM-7PM
Charm City Run Timonium
2045 York Road
Timonium, MD 21093

Packet Pick-up on Race Day: Saturday, May 9th, 6:30 – 7:45 am 
Location: Between the Lakeside Pavilion and Swann Pavilion, on Grove Road, inside Druid Hill Park, Baltimore 21217

Course:

Through Druid Hill Park - (see maps below)

This race is managed by Charm City Run Events.

Awards:

Medals will be given to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place male and female finishers of the 10k & 5K in the following categories: 13 & Under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+ 
Medals will be given to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place male and female for the Family Fun Walk: 10 & Under

Volunteer Opportunities:

If you are interested in volunteering with the Race Against Traffick on May 9, 2020 we would love to have you and thank you — we couldn't do it without you! To register to volunteer click here. Please let us know where you're interested in serving and a member of our race team will be in contact to confirm your volunteer assignment(s).

Please note, you may volunteer in multiple positions, so long as the shifts do not overlap. We've also made sure to schedule volunteer activities to allow for participation in the race, so please let us know if you'll be volunteering AND running or walking!

Parking:

PARKING will be available along Swann Drive, Mansion House Drive, East Drive and Shop Road. Please DO NOT park on Red Road or Grove Road. It will be easiest to find the race and park if you enter through Swann Drive!

Please look for the parking attendants who will be ready to help you find a spot. Once you enter the park, allow 20-25 minutes for parking, as it can be a substantial walk from some parking areas to get to the Pavilions.

Amenities:

All registered participants will receive a race bag with promotional items from sponsors. Registrations for the 5K or 10K include a Race Against Traffick cotton t-shirt. Children 10 and under and Fun Walk participants have the option of purchasing a cotton t-shirt for $10.

The 5K and the 10K will be chip timed.

Beneficiary:

Araminta Freedom Initiative - To awaken, equip, and mobilize the Church and community in Maryland to end human trafficking through education, prevention strategies, and restorative survivor services.

Race Against Traffick is a fundraiser for Araminta Freedom Initiative, a nonprofit dedicated to ending child trafficking in Maryland. (To make a donation or create a fundraising page please click the links below. Otherwise, you will be directed there after you complete your registration.)

Partner with us today by becoming a Race Sponsor.  Download the Race Sponsor Form here.

To create a fundraiser for yourself, your team, or organization click the donate button above.

For Team Champion questions, contact Tim Reed, tmreed3@gmail.com

For all other donation and fundraising inquiries, contact Jeanette Coury, couryj@armintafreedom.org

PLEASE NOTE: Strollers are welcome, but please leave your pets, bikes, roller blades and skateboards at home. Also, please keep checking the website as we will post any changes that may occur on it.

 

*Note: courses are subject to change.

*Note: courses are subject to change.

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