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APGFCU 5 Kilometer

5 Kilometer:
General Information

RACE DATESeptember 28, 2019
START TIME0805hr (after Half Marathon & Relay start)
START/FINISH LOCATIONMillard Tydings Memorial Park 
Commerce St
Havre de Grace, Maryland

There is no parking available at Tydings Park!
PARKING / SHUTTLE BUS LOCATIONWe want to be kind to our generous host, the City of Havre de Grace. There is limited parking available in the City. All runners (except Havre de Grace residents) are strongly encouraged to park at one of the following locations and take the shuttle busses:

Ripken Stadium (Recommended from points South)
873 Long Drive
Aberdeen, 21001

Hollywood Casino Perryville (Recommended from points North.)
1201 Chesapeake Overlook Pkwy
Perryville, MD 21903
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF RUNNERS500 (subject to change)

5 Kilometer:
Course

Course

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5 kilometer course.
* subject to slight modifications

The course will follow the half marathon course, be remain within the city limits of Havre de Grace.

Starting at Tydings Park in historic Havre De Grace overlooking the Marina and Chesapeake Bay. Runners embark on Union Avenue which is lined with Victorian homes. Runners turn down along Water Street and follow the half marathon route towards Juniata Street. At Juniata, runners will reverse course a veer left along the loop towards the Lock House.  

The last mile winds through downtown and the along the waterfront. The course ends with a final dash past the Decoy Museum and Maritime Museum towards the finish line at Tydings Park.

5 Kilometer:
Finisher Premium & Awards

Finisher Premium

Each 5 kilometer finisher will receive a t-shirt.

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5 Kilometer Finisher Tee

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Awards

  • Open: Top Overall Male and Female.  Awards will be presented to the top three overall male and female finishers.  Gun time will be used for the overall prize winners. To make this event even more special, it is our intent that the top three overall male and female runners will receive a hand carved decoy from a local artisan. After all, Havre De Grace is the “Decoy Capital of the World.” We are still working to procure these awards. 
  • Masters (40+): Top Overall Male and Female. Awards will be presented to the top three overall male and female masters finishers.  Gun time will be used for the overall prize winners.
  • Age Group Awards.  Non-cash age group awards will go to the top three male and female finishers in the following groups: 19 & Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & Over. Net time (the time recorded by the timing chip) will be used for all age-group scoring and awards, including Masters.