FSRC Independence 5000

Sat July 4, 2020 Frederick, MD US 21701 Directions

5K - free for FSRC members at checkout

$10 8:30AM EDT
200 spots left. Registration Opens May 1, 2020 at 12:01am EDT
1801 Monocacy Boulevard
Frederick, MD US 21701

This low key race for the Frederick Steeplechasers Running Club was introduced in 2017. It's a beautiful paved trail run at Riverside Park next to the Monocacy River. No traffic!

Why: We wanted a new race that wasn't in Baker Park, and we thought one around Independence Day would be fun!

Free for FSRC Members

Free for Steeplechaser members (you'll be given a 100% discount at checkout), $10 for non-members. You must be a club member on the day of the race to get this discount. If you’re not a club member, you can join at https://runsignup.com/fsrc.  If you need to renew your membership, you can renew at https://runsignup.com/Club/SearchForRenew/668

If you think you are a paid member of the club and you can't register for free, please check the spelling of the name you used to join the club, using https://runsignup.com/Club/SearchForRenew/668. The system checks for a matching birth date, so please check your RunSignUp profile. If this still doesn't offer the discount check with membership@steeplechasers.org to make sure your birth date is set correctly for the club.


Please bring your own food and beverage to share after the race. We love breakfast runs!


Any announcements about possible cancellations due to weather will be made on the Frederick Steeplechasers Facebook Group. This race runs right along the scenic Moncacy River.  If the river floods, the race will have to be cancelled. 

Race Contact Info

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