YMCA 2012 RACE SERIES
Andrews Cadillac Firecracker 5K & Luken Kids Fun Run
ABOUT THE RACE
Run with the family and then cool off
at the 15th annual Maryland Farms YMCA Andrews Cadillac Firecracker 5K. Held on July 4, the
event has something for the whole family to enjoy including a costume contest
and historical guests like Lady Liberty and Uncle Sam.
The day includes a 5K run
starting at 7 a.m. and a Luken Kids 1-mile Fun Run starting at 8 a.m. 5K race starts in
front of the Maryland Farms YMCA Carol and Roy Elam Family Center, and the course will stay within the Maryland Farms
The race ends behind the Maryland Farms Y by the pool. First, second and third place
awards in several categories will be presented during a ceremony immediately
following the race.
Childcare is available for the race. Immediately following
the race, Y members and race participants can cool down at the Maryland Farms
YMCA July 4 pool party from Noon-2 p.m. Activities include a moonwalk, face
painting and water games. Cost for early registration: $25 per person (closing
on June 31), and $35 per person up until race day.
View Firecracker 5k in a larger map
5k: 7 a.m.
Kids Fun Run: 8 a.m.
Maryland Farms Y
5101 Maryland Way
$25 a person
until June 30
$35 a person
June 31-July 4
$5 per child
Closes: June 30
Closes: July 3
The Firecracker 5K is a fun, upbeat, family-friendly race held on July 4. We
celebrate Independence Day with a costume contest at the 5K and end with a pool
party, moonwalks and face painting for children.