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LAUREL PARK 5K & 10K

AT THE MARYLAND JOCKEY CLUB AT LAUREL PARK

October 9, 2022 | Laurel, MD | 10:00 AM

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THE RACE

The Laurel Park 5K & 10K provides runners with a unique opportunity to race at Maryland’s historic home to thoroughbred horse racing. This race starts and ends in The Maryland Jockey Club at Laurel Park. Participants will also run through Paddock Pointe, an award-winning, master-planned, mixed-use community in North Laurel. 

 

The run course is SUPER flat and appropriate for all level runners. Race registration includes a shirt, finisher medal post-race food and an opportunity to view live horse racing after the race! 

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A portion of the race proceeds will be donated to Beyond the Wire, an initiative sponsored by the Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association, 1/ST Racing, Northview Stallion Station, the Maryland Jockey Club, the Maryland Horse Breeders Association and Maryland jockeys. Beyond the Wire facilitates safe and enriching placements for retired Maryland based racehorses.

RACE LOCATION

The Maryland Jockey Club at Laurel Park

198 Laurel Race Track Rd, Laurel, MD 20725

AGE REQUIREMENT

Runners must be at least 7 years old to participate in the 5K and 10 years old

to participate in the 10K. 

REGISTRATION
Registration fee includes soft cotton t-shirt and finisher medal.
Register by Sept 19 to be guaranteed a shirt!

5K

$30.00 - April 22 - April 24, 2022

$40.00 - April 25 - June 30, 2022

$45.00 - July 1 - August 31, 2022 

$50.00 - September 1 - October 6, 2022

$55.00​​ - October 9, Race Day

10K

$40.00 - April 22 - April 24, 2022

$50.00 - April 25 - June 30, 2022

$55.00 - July 1 - August 31, 2022 

$60.00 - September 1 - October 6, 2022

$65.00​​ - October 9, Race Day

Registration transfers are not permitted to other Rip It Events. Race organizers reserve the right to close registration due to capacity limits. Race organizers reserve the right to delay or cancel event due to extreme weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. Pets, baby joggers/strollers, in-line skates, bicycles, and any other non-official wheeled vehicles are prohibited.

RACE SWAG
Registration fee includes soft cotton t-shirt and finisher medal.

Register by Sept 19 to be guaranteed a shirt!

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RACE INFORMATION

RACE LOCATION AND START TIME

The Maryland Jockey Club at Laurel Park

198 Laurel Race Track Rd, Laurel, MD 20725

The 5K & 10K distance will start at the same time - 10:00 AM

PACKET PICK UP 

Registered participants are required to pick up their packet before the start of the race. You packet includes your race bib and timing chip. If you're unable to attend packet pick-up, someone may pick up your packet on your behalf. Please choose one of the following packet pick up options: 

 

Packet Pick Up options will be provided closer to the race date.

RACE CATEGORY CHANGES 

If you decide to switch from the 10K to the 5K (or vice versa), please let us know by email prior to race day or in-person (prior to the start of the race) on race day. The deadline to switch race category by email is October 5, 2022. Please email racedirector@ripitevents.com.

5K COURSE 

The 3.1 mile course will start/finish at Laurel Park. 100% of the course is on paved road or path surface. Strollers are NOT permitted on the run course.

 

5K runners will complete ONE loop of the run course. To view course map, click HERE.

10K COURSE

The 6.2 mile course will start/finish at Laurel Park. 100% of the course is on paved road or path surface. Strollers are NOT permitted on the run course.

10K runners will complete TWO loops. To view course map, click HERE.

PARTICIPANT SHIRT & FINISHER MEDAL

Register by Sept 19 to be guaranteed a shirt!

Participants will receive the shirt size they selected at online registration. Runners who register after t-shirt deadline will be given a shirt AFTER the race. Shirt size exchanges can be completed at the conclusion of the race. Athletes will receive a finisher medal at the finish line. 

TIMING & RESULTS

This race will use bib tag timing. Your timing chip will be affixed to the back side of your bib number. Please do not remove your timing chip. This event will be publishing LIVE results throughout the race. To access results on race day, go to www.ripitevents.com and access the "Results" webpage from your smartphone. Choose this race from the race options and enter your bib number on the results page.

AWARDS

Awards will be given to top finishers for the 5K and 10K.

Award categories TBA.  ​​

 

PARKING

Participants may park inside Laurel Park. Please use the following GPS address on race morning.

198 Laurel Race Track Rd, Laurel, MD 20725

 

CONTACT

We look forward to seeing you on race morning! Please send questions/concerns to racedirector@ripitevents.com.