5k Series

Introducing the BCPS 5K Series!

Please join us for the Fall BCPS 5K Series!  We are partnering with 5 recommended events in the Greater Baltimore area this fall to promote employee wellness and support organizations with missions similar to BCPS.

All newly registered attendees will receive a “TEAM BCPS 5K SERIES” t-shirt, and all participants-new and returning-upon completion, may be eligible for additional incentives.

5K Series Races

Below are the races included in the series, along with information about the event such as links to register, registration costs, location, and philanthropic proceeds.  BCPS employees must register and pay for the registration costs to participate. 

  • Get Ready! Get Set! Get Fit! 5K Run/WalkSunday, September 22, 2019 8:30am. Registration cost: $35 per person.  Race is held on the CCBC Essex campus, proceeds benefit the Baltimore County Department of Aging.
  • Run Wild for Autism 5KSunday, September 29, 2019 8:30am. Registration cost: $35 per person. Race location is at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, proceeds benefit Pathfinders for Autism.
  • Scarecrow Classic 5KSunday, October 13, 2019 9:00am. Registration cost: $40 per person. Race location is at UMBC Catonsville campus, proceeds benefit the Brain Injury Association of Maryland.
  • KidsPeace Trick-or-Trot 5K Saturday, October 26, 2019 8:00am. Registration cost: $35 per person. Race location at the Camden Yards Sports Complex in Baltimore, proceeds benefit KidsPeace Foster Care and Community Programs of Maryland..
  • Y Turkey Trot Charity 5KThursday, November 28, 2019 8:30am.  Registration cost: $35 per person. Races are held throughout Central Maryland, and Turkey Trotters can choose from the following race locations: Arnold, Baltimore City, Bel Air, Ellicott City, Perry Hall, Towson, and Westminster. Proceeds benefit the YMCA of Central Maryland.

Incentives

  • Once registered, employees must email their registration to: empwellness@bcps.org to be included in any incentive.
  • Employees who register for any one of the races in the 5K Series will be given a TEAM BCPS 5K SERIES t-shirt, if they haven’t already received one for participating in the Spring 5K Series.
  • Employees who register and complete two of the races in the 5K Series will receive a BCPS Working Well backpack and resistance bands.
  • Employees who register and complete three or more of the races in the 5K Series will receive a $25 e-gift card.

Additional Information

BCPS is not covering the registration cost for the races.
For more information on each of the races in the 5K series, please click the link in the name of the race listed above.


Questions?  Please email empwellness@bcps.org.