Run for Gold 5K

Join us on Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Bluemont Park, Arlington, VA for the inaugural Run for Gold 5K (Fun Run/Walk), presented by Fil-Am Racing and Philippine-American Foundation for Charities.

The Run for Gold 5K will also be held to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Bataan Death March and to honor the Filipino and American service members who sacrificed their lives during this tragic moment in Filipino-American history.

Run for Gold 5K
Early Bird Special – $30. Offer Ends on 11:59 PM on August 31, 2017.
Standard Pricing – $35. Offer Ends on 11:59 PM on October 20, 2017.
Race Day Pricing – $40. October 21, 2017.

Registration Reminders
- Online Registration closes at 5:00 PM on October 20, 2017.
- You may register in-person on Race Day, October 21, 2017 from 7:00-8:00 AM.
- All registered participants will receive finishing medals and a souvenir race shirt.

Race Day Packet Pick Up and Bag Check
7:00-8:00 AM
If you wish to check a bag, please allow additional time for bag check and security.

T-Shirts, Medals and Awards
- All race registrants will receive running tech shirts 
- Medals will be provided for all finishers 
- Awards will be available to the following:
  -Top Three Male and Female (trophies)
  -Top Three Military Male and Female (trophies)
  -First place in each 10-year age group (merchandise)

PAFC and FAR for Fil-Am Vets

This event is produced by the Philippine-American Foundation for Charities and Fil-Am Racing. Proceeds from our event will partially benefit Filipino-American Veterans who served in World War II. 2017 marks a major milestone in Filipino-American history in that April 9, 2017 will be the 75th Anniversary of the Bataan Death March. President Barack Obama signed the bill awarding Filipino soldiers who served in World War II the Congressional Gold Medal.

October 21, 2017


Run for Gold 5K
October 21, 2017 (Saturday) - 08:30
5 kilometers
Cut off: 02:00 hours


Oct 21 2017 : Clear throughout the day.
10.2°C - 23.2°C (50.3°F - 73.7°F)

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The information about this race is based on information provided by the organisers 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]


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