Expect us to unveil a new finisher's medal/Christmas Ornament in mid-summer 2018.

Register (5K) prior to 11/1/18 to be assured of getting a technical tee

Packet Pickup and Race Day registrants are not guaranteed a shirt.

5K: Overall and age group awards!

Costume and Spirit awards!

Candy Canes (naturally)

for all finishers!

Fun for

the whole


Registration Fees: 1K- $10


Note: GOTR Fall 2018 program participants WILL NOT need to register for the Candy Cane Dash-we are expecting you! In keeping with the GOTR non-competitive ethos, GOTR Girls will NOT be timed. 

Santa can't do it alone.  He needs his elves just like we need ours.  Lets hope Santa's elves are as good as our volunteers!

PAcket Pickup

Frederick's favorite holiday season running tradition for the entire family!

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Lets Give a huge round of applause to all of our Volunteers!

Email the race director: bill@gotrmidmd.org


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Early race packet pickup: 1)Wednesday, November 28th 2)Thursday, November 29th 

3)Friday, November 30th 

Times of day and Locations TBD

​5K/1K Packet pickup/race day registration will also be held on race day outside the Talley Rec Center, Baker Park, Frederick, from 7:00-8:20 A.M.  

click here to Register  Today!

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors!

Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018

Place: ​Baker Park, Frederick.
Time: 1K starts at 8:30 A.M.

5K starts at 9:00 A.M. sharp.

On-site registration, packet pickup and activities will begin at 7:00 A.M.

Capital Women's Care, OB & GYN Center Division

Proceeds benefit Girls on the Run of Mid and Western Maryland

The 2017 Candy Cane Dash,

presented by MedExpress

was a smashing success!!