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Courtney Schilling Memorial 5k


Sat April 28, 2018
Donate/Sponsor
Location: Reston, VA US 20190 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
SAME DAY Registration Available

Please note that SAME DAY on-site race registration will be available starting at 7am on April 28.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://courtneyschilling5k.com.

Events
Event Time Price Details
Ninth Annual Courtney Schilling Memorial 5K
Time
8:00AM EDT
N/A
Kids Fun Run
Time
8:05AM EDT
N/A
Place
Forest Edge Elementary School
1501 Becontree Lane
Reston, VA US 20190
Description

The Courtney Schilling Memorial 5K celebrates the life of Courtney Schilling. Courtney began her career at Forest Edge Elementary School in 2008 as a member of the special education team. She worked tirelessly with her students to help them succeed. After being diagnosed in July 2009 with small cell carcinoma of the ovary, she fought a brave, tenacious battle which she lost, just four months later, in October 2009. During her short 24 years, Courtney proved to be an accomplished runner, earning the position of captain on the Herndon High School track team. Courtney was also a UVa graduate and Phi Mu sorority president.

The race is hosted by the Forest Edge Elementary School PTA.

For more information about the history of the race please visit www.courtneyschilling5k.com.

As a convenience again this year you can register at this site for a nominal processing fee payable to the online registration company, which is added at checkout. Please note that if you are registering multiple family members for the race online, there is a discount on line registration processing fee if each member of the family is registered in the same transaction.

 

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USATF Sanctioned Race

The Courtney Schilling Memorial 5K is a USATF sanctioned event.

Runner safety has always been, and will continue to be, a top priority for the Courtney Schilling Memorial 5K. Please be mindful of the other participants and respect the race personnel to ensure a safe and enjoyable race for everyone. To that end:

1.The use of personal music devices is strongly discouraged at this race. To enjoy all the race has to offer and for the safety of all participants, the Courtney Schilling Memorial 5K encourages a headphone-free environment during the running of the race. We believe your race experience and those around you will be greatly enhanced by leaving the headphones at home or in the car. Running headphone-free allows opportunities to develop camaraderie with your fellow runners and to enjoy everything the race has to offer.

2. Baby strollers/baby joggers pose special safety considerations in road races because their inclusion
in road races increases the potential for injury to race participants and children. While the Courtney Schilling Memorial 5K allows baby strollers/baby joggers in the 5K run/walk, we ask that participants using them to start the race in the back of the runners and walkers. Baby strollers/joggers are prohibited in the Kids Fun Run.

3. Dogs are not allowed in the Courtney Schilling Memorial 5K.

2018 Course Map

2018 Courtney Schilling Memorial 5K Course Map

Packet Pickup

Race Day is almost here! See below for important information about packet pickup as well as some other details...

For Forest Edge Families who registered by April 23rd, your race packets will be sent home in your child’s backpack April 26 or 27. So please make sure to check your child’s backpack before Saturday morning! If you registered after 4/23 you will need to pick up your race packet (see below). If you have any questions about your race packet, please contact Yolanda Maldonado at Yolamal3@gmail.com.

Advance packet pickup will be available on Friday, April 27th at Forest Edge Elementary School in front of the school from 4pm-6pm. Race day packet pickup will begin Saturday at 7am.

Please note that per race policy, dogs are not allowed in the 5K or Fun Run (but are welcome at the start/finish area). Baby strollers/baby joggers are allowed in the 5K but we kindly ask participants using them start to the race in the back of the runners and walkers. Strollers/joggers are not allowed in the Fun Run.

**There will be a raffle for a $100 gift card to Cantina D' Italia on race morning. Tickets will be sold for 3 chances for $5.**