Holy Redeemer School Monster Dash

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October 26, 2019 # 2

The Event:

Join us in College Park, MD for the 2nd annual Monster Dash 5K and 1K Trick or Trot presented by Holy Redeemer Home and School Association! The flat, fast, and scenic course starts and finishes at Holy Redeemer School and will take runners along the College Park Trolley Trail and Paint Branch trail to beautiful Lake Artemesia and back. Costumes and accessories are optional, but welcome for all ages!

Overland Timing will be bib-chip timing the 2019 run.

In addition to the chip-timed 5K, we will have a 1K Kids costume fun-run, food, sponsor-hosted booths, and fall activities, such as pumpkin painting. Participants will have the chance to win door prizes from our generous sponsors!

The Charity:

Holy Redeemer School (a 501©(3) organization) is a Catholic Parish School that educates more than 250 Pre-Kindergarten through Eighth Grade students from the greater Washington, D.C. area. All profits from the event will benefit the school’s Home and School Association (HSA) which raises funds for educational resources that cannot be covered by tuition.  All proceeds from your race registrations and donations go directly toward enhancing educational programs, enrichment materials, events, field trips, and community building events.

This event is the largest fundraiser for our school, providing new and innovative educational opportunities to our students. Please consider registering for this event. In addition, we are accepting pledges in the name of students participating. Your generous donations can be easily made by clicking the DONATE button located at the top of the page. If you are pledging for a particular student or family, please include that information with your donation.

We hope you will join us!


Awards ceremony to be held at the fall festival at approximately 9:40 AM.

5K Run/Walk
Top 3 overall male and female runners
Top 2 male and female runners in each of the following age groups:10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & over.

1K Trick or Trot
Top 3 finishers (children) 

Race Day Schedule:

7:00-8:15 Packet and 1K Bib Pickup – Holy Redeemer School parking lot
8:30 1K Race Start – Holy Redeemer School parking lot near the playground
8:45 5K Registration closes
8:50 Apple Scrapple Kids warm-up – Holy Redeemer School parking lot near the playground
9:00 5K Race Start – Holy Redeemer School parking lot near the playground
9:40 Awards/Door Prize Ceremony Begins
10:00 Awards Ceremony Ends

NOTE: Wawa has generously donated water for 5K participants at the end of the race. Please bring water to hydrate should you need it during the race.

Online Registration:

5K through October 13: $30 (includes performance Tech T-shirt. Please note: some found our T-shirts to run large.)

5K October 14 through day-of: $35 (includes performance Tech T-shirt; availability & size cannot be guaranteed)

1K Trick-or-Trot through October 13: $10

1K Trick-or-Trot October 14 through Day-of: $15 

5K Packet / 1K Race Bib Pickup:

This year’s packet pickup will be held at Holy Redeemer School’s Friday October 25th Spaghetti dinner! Packets can also be picked up on the morning of the race. Additional details to come!


Just announced! Apple Scrapple Kids Fitness Program is providing the warm-up prior to the 5K! Please check out their website: https://applescrapplekids.com/

This is a rain or shine event! If necessary, we will make modifications to the route and fall-themed activities to ensure your safety and a fun event!

We are looking forward to race day! 

College Park
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]



1K Trick-or-Trot

October 26, 2019 (Saturday) - 08:30
1 kilometer
Road Solo Charity/Fund raising

5K Monster Dash

October 26, 2019 (Saturday) - 09:00
5 kilometers
Road Solo Charity/Fund raising

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