Register for the 2019 CBTF Superheroes 5k Walk/Run


Date:               Sunday, April 7, 2019
Location:        Sligo Creek Recreation Center
                        10200 Sligo Creek Parkway
                        Silver Spring, MD 

Help us meet our race goal of $30,000!

The CBTF Superheroes 5K Run/Walk is a great way to support the Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation help find a cure for childhood brain tumors. Our race is chip-timed a fun family event and we encourage everyone, from avid runners to walkers to participate. You can join a team, create your own team, run as an individual, or just make a donation. Walkers and un-timed runners are welcome, and a Kids Run will be held at 8:30am.  

REGISTRATION:  You can register below until 8:00 pm on Thursday, April 4, or in person at the packet pick up or prior to the race on Sunday morning. T-shirts will not be guaranteed for those who register after March 30. After you complete the registration form, you can pick the team you want to join or create a new one.

-5K, timed runner or walker: $35 online, $40 in person after April 4.
-5K, untimed runner or walker: $30.
-Kid's Fun Run, untimed: $15. All kids will receive a shirt and medal.

PACKET PICK UP:   Saturday, April 6 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Johnson Fitness & Wellness, 1614 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852

COURSE MAP:  See course map here.  This certified 5k course is flat, paved and suitable for both serious runners and casual walkers.  The park does allow strollers and leashed dogs.  Limited parking is available at the Sligo-Dennis Avenue Park.  Additional parking is available at Sligo Middle School or the surrounding neighborhood. 

7:30am – Packet Pick up
8:30 - Kids Fun Run
9:00 - 5k for timed and untimed begins
Post Race – Refreshments and recognition of top teams and runners.  The top finishers in each age group will receive certificates. 

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 registration you will be prompted to "Go the extra mile" and set up your very own fundraising page. You can  include a photo, share on Facebook/Twitter and email your friends! All donations are appreciated! 

The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation is a nonprofit supporting 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.  The Foundation provides educational information to families of children who have been diagnosed with brain and spinal cord tumors, and has provided over 3 million dollars for clinical and scientific research. For more information about the Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation please visit our website:  

Click here to simply donate to CBTF

VOLUNTEERS.  Volunteers are needed for race day activities and the pre-race packet picket.  To find out how you can help, contact for more information 

SPONSORS:   Donations and sponsorships are critical to help us meet our goals.  Sponsors can receive recognition at the race, on our website and on the t-shirts.  Financial and in-kind donation opportunities are available.   All donations are tax-deductible, and a tax receipt will be issued.  Click here to find out more information, or email

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

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I wish to participate in the Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation (CBTF) Superheroes 5K Walk/Run and Kids' Fun Run on Sunday, April 7, 2019 . 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.