Race Information

Join us on October 15th, 2017 @ 8am for the 3rd Annual BREAKAWAY 5K Run/Walk & Fun Run in McLean, VA!

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Serving clients and the community for over 15 years, Breakaway Fitness promotes health and wellness for youth and adults of all fitness levels. All proceeds from the race will benefit two local non-profit organizations:

Life with Cancer in support of the amazing services they provide to people and their families who are diagnosed with cancer. Learning that you or a loved one has cancer is one of the most difficult challenges to face. Life with Cancer provides information and support, all free of charge, to those impacted by this life changing experience.  If you are a cancer patient or survivor and wish to have special recognition please check the box available during registration; and

The Eric Monday Foundation which strives to help remove the stigma associated with mental health issues through the promotion of the sport of wrestling.


When: Sunday, October 15th, 2017 – 5K Start time: 8am & Fun Run Start time: 8:05 (approx.)

Where: The race starts and finishes at 8405 Greensboro Drive, McLean, VA.

*Please note that for the safety of all runners there will be no dogs allowed on the course.

Battle of the Businesses: Don’t forget to register under your corporation name (select team) if you wish to participate in the Battle of the Businesses.   Recognition will be provided to the corporation with most registered participants.

Registration Fees for 5K:

Registration through August 1st                                                   $30

Registrations through September 1st                                          $35

Registrations from September 2nd through Race Day             $40

*Online registrations will be open through Thursday, October 12th   at 8:00 pm

5K SWAG: T-shirts will be provided to participants registered by October 1st.   Unisex shirts available in Youth – medium, Youth – large, Adult –small, Adult – medium, Adult – large, Adult – X/L, Adult XX/L

Registration Fees for Fun Run:

Registration through August 1st                                                       $15

Registrations through September 1st                                              $20

Registrations from September 2nd through Race Day                 $25

Timing: The 5K race will be timed by Commonwealth Race Management and will be electronically timed using the ChronoTrack B disposable tag system. Results will be available immediately after the race and will be posted on www.prraces.com. Please note that the “Fun Run” will not be timed.

Packet Pick up: Packet pickup will be on Friday, October 13th from 12pm -3pm and Saturday, October 14th from 9am-12pm. Race day registration & packet pick-up will also be available starting at 7:00am. Packet pick-up will be held at BREAKAWAY  Sport located at 1524 Spring Hill Road, Unit F, McLean, VA 22102 (around the backside of the warehouse building, next door to green awning of Pitch Hit Run).

Awards:  Top overall male and female 5K finishers and the top 5K finishers in the following categories: 9 & under, 10-19, 20- 29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 & Over. Prizes will also be provided to top cancer patients & survivors. Various prizes will be awarded after the race, so stick around following the race for the fun!

Sponsorships & Donations: This event and the support that Life with Cancer  and the Eric Monday Foundation provide to their clients would not be possible without the generous support of sponsors and donors. Please contact us at breakawayfitness@breakawayfitness.com or (703) 944-4576 regarding sponsorship opportunities and benefits.


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