25th Annual Viking
Cross Country 5K and 1-mile Fun Run (Take 2 in the Fall!)
Sunday, October 8th 9 am
Time and Place
Sunday, October 8th, 2017 at 9 am
Mt. Hebron High School
9440 Old Frederick Road (Rt. 99 at St. John's Lane intersection)
Ellicott City, MD 21042
5K Cross Country Run
Accurately measured 5 km cross country course, suitable for all skill levels, through the neighborhoods and trails of Mt. Hebron. Course marshals, 1 and 2 mile splits, and a water station is provided.
Important note: Pets, rollerblades, bicycles, and strollers are not allowed on the 5K course.
The top two men and women in each of the following categories:
Overall (1st place overall male and female will receive a gift certificate for a pair of shoes - a $120 value - from Road Runner Sports)
19 and under
Additionally, awards for the top men and women in the following special categories:
Top Mt. Hebron HS Student
Top Mt. Hebron HS Faculty
Top Mt. Hebron HS Parent
Top Mt. Hebron HS Alumnus
Top 5K Novice
Top Senior 5K Finisher
Top Junior 5K Finisher
1 Mile Walk / Fun RunThe non-competitive 1-mile event, consisting of a loop around the school campus, will begin at the same time as the 5K. Awards to the top male and female finisher, 13-and-under.
To celebrate the 25th Anniversary Run, we have a limited supply of black and gold wicking race T-shirt for the first 120 registered runners/walkers.
Registration and Fees
Please see the Registration page.
Skip the online registration fee by downloading and mailing in the race flyer.
NOTE: Registration price will increase the day of the race
Friday, October 6th, 5:00 - 7:30 pm
Location: Mount Hebron Front Lobby
Saturday, October 7th, 12:00 - 3:00 pm
Location: Road Runner Sports, Columbia
Sunday, October 8th, 7:30 - 8:39 am
Location: Mt. Hebron High School Stadium
BONUS! You'll get $10 from Road Runner Sports to spend on anything you want in the store! Or join the VIP Family and save 25% on everything! Don't miss out on this exclusive gift for race participants only when you join the Packet Pickup Party Oct 7, 12-3PM! Restrictions apply. See store for details.
Enjoy refreshments, awards ceremony, and chances to win MANY random prizes donated by our local, generous businesses, including gift certificates and merchandise for sporting goods, restaurants, hair salons, entertainment, and much more.