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, and as such they are ineligible for any performance-based awards.

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PAcket Pickup

Expect us to unveil a new finisher's medal/Christmas Ornament in mid-summer 2018. Finisher's Medals to the first 1200 5K finishers!

New for 2018, 1K Finisher's Medals!

Snazzy Shirts!

5K: Overall and age group awards!

​Costume and Spirit awards!

Candy Canes (naturally)

for all finishers!

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!

Early race packet pickup: 1)Wednesday, November 28th @ FISC from 3:30-7:00 p.m.

2)Thursday, November 29th @ FISC from 3:30-7:00 p.m. 

3)Friday, November 30th 

Times of day and Location 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.  


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Fun for

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Registration Fees: 1K- $15

5K- Through 8/15 - $28

8/16 - 10/31 - $32

​11/1 - Race Day - $35

Online registration will close on 11/27.

Thanks to our wonderful 2018 sponsors!

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

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Capital Women's Care, OB & GYN Center Division

Proceeds benefit Girls on the Run of Mid and Western Maryland

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

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.

Registration for the 12/1/2018

GOTR Candy Cane Dash

1K & 5K, presented by MedExpress, is now open!