Register for the 2017 5k for Mental Health

5k for Mental Health

April 8, 2017

Come out April 8 and support the Becky Love Foundation, at their fourth annual 5k for Mental Health. This great event will begin and end at the Turner Farm Park, 925 Springvale Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066. The race will begin at 8:00 am and will follow along an out and back certified 5k course just outside the park.

5k: $30 through March 1, then will be $35 until on-line registration closes on April 6 at 8:00 pm, the $35 during packet pick up and race day
1k fun run will be $10 until online registration closes on April 6 at 8;00 pm and and $15 during packet pick up and race day

All participates of the 5k who register before March 25 will receive a commemorative race shirt. If you registered after March 25, shirts will be available on a first come, first serve basis.

Awards will be given to the overall male and female winners as well as the top finisher in each of the following age groups; 10-25, 26-24, 41 and over. 

Funds raised at the 5k will support a family bereavement camp being held on the same day. 

The Becky Love Foundation is a non-profit, supporting mental health. BLF is dedicated to changing people’s lives, one person at a time, starting with those who lose a loved one unexpectedly and who struggle to move forward. We work closely with our partners, Comfort Zone Camps – a bereavement camp for kids and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. For more information about who we are and what we do, please visit: or contact us at

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I know that running can be a hazardous activity and that I should not enter and run unless I am medically able and properly trained. I assume all risks associated with running, including, but not limited to, falls, weather conditions including high heat and/or humidity, contact with other participants, the effects of the road and traffic on the course, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts, I for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release Potomac River Running, Inc., Potomac River Running Charitable and Educational Events Inc., Commonwealth Race Management, Inc., and all event partners, sponsors and volunteers, their representatives and successors from all claims or liability of any kind arising out of my participation in this race even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. Further, I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use any photographs, motion pictures, or other record of this event for any legitimate purpose without compensation to me. For safety reasons, I agree not to officiate with any of the following: Wheelchairs, strollers, baby joggers, skates, pets or headsets. 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 agree that my email address will be added to the Potomac River Running and Commonwealth Race Management email list.

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.