Frederick Women's Distance Festival

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Welcome to the 31st Annual Frederick Women’s Distance Festival!

The Frederick Women’s Distance Festival is organized by the Frederick Steeplechasers Running Club as part of the RRCA Women’s Distance Festival Series. All net proceeds benefit the Women’s Giving Circle of Frederick County


  5k Run/Walk:  the main event, a race held on a certified 5k course. Short-Sleeved Tech shirt included in the registration fee. 

 Little Women 1k Fun Run: a short, non-competitive event for our younger runners. Parents are welcome to accompany the little girls (no registration required for adult companions) and strollers are allowed. Very cute cotton t-shirt and finishers’ medal included in the registration fee.


 Participants in the 5k may optionally register as part of a team. Runners registering as part of a team are also eligible for awards in the individual competition. 

Team Type
Minimum Team Size

Any combination of mother, daughter, sister, grandmother, granddaughter


Any company, civic organization, club, friends

Registrants who wish to participate in the team competition must provide the team name and team category during registration.

If you are registering a large team and would like to pay in a single payment, contact the race director at [email protected].


Please consider supporting the event through one of our sponsorship opportunities.  See


The Frederick Steeplechasers Running Club offers a nine-week summer training program for women in preparation for the Frederick Women’s Distance Festival 5k. The program provides the opportunity to improve fitness while learning about running in an encouraging, friendly and collaborative atmosphere.  

Registration for the training program is separate from registration for the race. Signup at:  The training program is free for members of the Frederick Steeplechasers Running Club. If you’re not already a member, you may add your membership while signing up for the training program. At only $20, this is a great deal.

​For more information see:


Official website

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Information about the event is available in : English

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]
Last checked on 2020-07-28



Little Women 1k Fun Run

August 01, 2020
1 kilometer
Anywhere Virtual Race

5k Run/Walk

August 01, 2020
5 kilometers
Anywhere Virtual Race

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