In memory of Jessica Meredith Jacobsen, the Knights of Columbus Council # 4011 (Father O’Neill Council) has organized the 13th Annual Jessica Meredith Jacobsen Memorial 5K Run and Fun Walk on September 19, 2020. In addition to memorializing Jessica, an avid runner whose spirit and charitable works inspire us, the event will support the House of Ruth, Immaculate Conception School Tuition Assistance and Father O’Neill Charities. The race will start and end near Immaculate Conception School in Towson, MD. The walkers will complete a shorter, family friendly course. No bikes, rollerblades, etc. will be permitted.
Race Packet Pickup: September 17 and 18, 2020 from 3:00 PM — 8:00 PM at the Fr. O’Neill Council, 616 W. Seminary Ave. Lutherville, MD 21093. Race Start Location: Immaculate Conception School is located at 112 Ware Ave., Towson, MD 21204.
Race Parking: Park at lower lots of Immaculate Conception Church/School or there is free parking at the adjacent parking garage (corner of Ware Ave. and Washington Ave.).
5k Course: The race will start at Immaculate Conception School and after winding its way through West Towson ends near the Bykota Senior Center (611 Central Ave., Towson, MD 21204). Awards Cash awards of $100, $50 and $25 (and medals) will be given to the top three male and female finishers, and medals will be given to the top male and female of each age group, as well as, the best overall Knight and Lady Knight. The age groups are < 18, 18 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, and 70+.
T-Shirt & Amenities A t-shirt will be provided to participants as supplies last. A post-race party will include food, refreshments and activities for everyone.