Register for the 2018 CBTF Superheroes 5k Walk/Run


The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation is excited to fund excellent research in hopes of finding a cure to childhood brain tumors. 

To help us by supporting our decades as a foundation, helping CBTF continue to fund exellent research for cures. We will be holding our 10th Annual CBTF Superheroes Walk/Run and Kids' Fun Run!

Our race is chip timed and we encourage all types of runners; the avid runners, joggers and walkers to participate. Everyone is welcome to join us for this family 5k walk/run and help make a difference!  In past years, supporters have been phenomenal and always appreciated by team captains, families, and CBTF.  This event is held in loving memory of children who fought bravely and superhero survivors that fight against brain tumors.

The 2018  CBTF Superheroes 5k Walk/Run will be held on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at Meadowbrook Park/Candy Cane City, Chevy Chase. See course map

REGISTRATION FEES: Registration will be accepted on line until 8:00 pm on Thursday, March 15. In person registrations will be available during packet pick up on Saturday, March 17 and at the race site Sunday morning starting at 7:30 am. 

5k (timed): $35 - This person will be walking or running and will be chip timed. 

5k (untimed): $30 - This person is walking and will not be chip timed. 

Kid's Fun Run: $15 -Kids will run before the 5k starts, it is untimed. All kids who participate will receive a shirt and medal.

T-shirts will not be guaranteed for those who register after March 1. 

See course map hereThis certified 5k course is flat, paved and suitable for both serious runners and casual walkers. The park does allow strollers and leashed dogs. 

POST RACE: There will be great post race refreshments including; bagels, muffins, fruit, water and other beverages. 

PACKET PICK UP: Will be held Saturday, March 17 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Johnson Fitness & Wellness, 1614 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852

AWARDS: Top 3 overall male & female finishers will receive cash prizes ($100, $50, $25). The top 3 runners in each age category will also receive awards. Age divisions; 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60 & Over.  


8:30 - Kids Fun Run

9:00 - 5k for timed and untimed begins

9:50 – Awards 

GO THE EXTRA MILE! - Set up your own fundraising page, set your goal and collect donations from friends and families. Upon completion of your race registraiton you will be prompted to "Go the extra mile" and set up your very own fundraising page. Your support goes to enhance our mission to find cures, include a photo, share on Facebook/Twitter and email your friends! All donations are appreciated!

Join the fun, Grab your friends and set up a Team!

The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation was founded as a nonprofit to support the mission of cutting-edge research for childhood brain tumors, find cures and create awareness. We are dedicated to heightening public awareness of this devastating disease and improving the quality of life for those that it affects by funding vital research initiatives. Cures are needed. 

The Foundation provides educational information to families of children who have been diagnosed with brain  and spinal cord tumors. Since inception, the Foundation provided 3 millions of dollars for clinical and scientific research.  In addition, the Foundation provides funding support for international medical conferences, special projects, and educational/support day events for families.  Your support will help make a difference for the kids!

For more information about the Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation please visit our website: 

SPONSORSHIP: There are many sponsorship opportunities available, View all opportunities here and then contact: for more information.  

All registrations are non-refundable. This is a rain or shine event. 

Security of Information: Encryption techiniques are used to ensure credit card information, personal data and passwords are secure over the Internet and on our database server. 





I wish to participate in the Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation (CBTF) Superheroes 5K Walk/Run and Kids' Fun Run on Sunday, March 18, 2018 . I understand the acceptance of the waiver is required to participate in the Event. I further understand that I am solely responsible for my health and safety, and I acknowledge that I am physically capable of participating in and completing this Event. I agree to abide by any decision of an event official relative to my ability to complete this event safely and I further agree that event officials or volunteers may authorize necessary emergency treatment for me. If I am injured as a participant in the Event, I agree to assume all risks and to release and hold harmless the Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation, and its officers and representatives. Further, I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use any photographs or video clips for the CBTF newsletter or website. I understand that there are no refunds should severe weather cancel the event. I further understand that this event may change date or location if required by local authorities. I have carefully read this Waiver and Release and fully understand its contents. I am aware that this is a RELEASE OF LIABILITY and a contract between me and the persons and entities mentioned above and that I accept of my own free will. If the participant is under 18 years of age at the time of registration, the participant’s parent or legal guardian must completely review this Waiver and Release. The parent or legal guardian understands and consents to its terms, and authorizes the participation of the registrant by his/her acceptance below.

I understand that there are no refunds or transfers.

I acknowledge that I am over the age of 18, or the legal guardian of the registrant under the age of 18.