Register for the 2017 My Health Matters 5k & 1 mile

Obesity rates are rising across all demographics in the United States. My Health Matters is an organization dedicated to inspire and empower people in creating a healthy lifestyle and preventing obesity. 

Join us in taking the initiative in raising awareness and improve access on prevention and treatment of obesity starting in our community. With a goal to move, we encourage all runners and walkers to join us. Bring your whole family, this is a stroller friendly event. We will start our first physical activity together as a community on May 20, 2017 at the MyHEALTHMatters 5K/1mile Run/Walk event! 

WHEN: May 20, 2017, 5k 8 am, 1 mile fun run 9 am

REGISTRATION:  5K: $30 through April 20
                                     $35 through May 19, including packet pick up
                                     $40 on Race Day
                        1 Mile: $15 through April 20
                                     $20 through May 19, including packet pick up
                                     $25 on Race Day

Online registration will close at 8:00pm on May 18

RACE LOCATION: 505 Huntmar Park Drive Herndon, VA 20170

SWAG: All participants will be receiving a commemorative MyHEALTHMatters initiative T-shirt! All racers will receive a finisher's medal to celebrate their great race!

AWARDS: $150-100-50 awards will be given to the top three overall male and female finishers. The top two male & female finishers in each of the following age groups; 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60-69, 70 & over will also receive an award.  

PACKET PICK UP: Friday May 19 from 11-7 pm at Benchmark Health Systems (505 Huntmar Park Dr, Suite 100, Herndon, VA 20164) and Saturday at the race site starting at 7 am. 

RACE BENEFACTOR: Community Outreach Programs 

POST RACE PARTY: Everyone is invited to join in on the fun with post race refreshments, music, awards, and health initiatives booths.

If you are interested in volunteering for My Health Matters 5k, please click here: My Health Matters Volunteer

For more information on My Health Matters, please check out our website: 

Online registration for this event is currently closed