RACE DAY SEPTEMBER 19, 2023
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic to exercise caution and consider the safety of all our participants and volunteers, we will be postponing The Tekau’s Heart 5K Run/ 1K Walk.
We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.
We understand these are stressful times and wish to practice safety first and put health front and center. Supporting each other and trying to stay calm, with care in our daily actions can help promote a safe environment for all of us, as we are all united in trying to combat this pandemic and ensure the health and safety of our loved ones.
The event will tentatively be held in 2023 at Watkins Regional Park in Upper, Marlboro, MD.
We look forward to seeing you in 2023.
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The Tekau's Heart Memorial Foundation
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2023. Date to be determined 8:00AM (EST)
WATKINS REGIONAL PARK
UPPER MARLBORO, MD
All levels of runners and walkers are welcome!
Any inquiries please email, call or DM us on our Instagram
or Facebook page and we will respond as soon as possible.
Please plan on arriving 30 minutes prior to your start to give yourself plenty of time to park for check in.
ARE YOU MOTIVATED?
TO JOIN THE COMMUNITY AND BRING HEART HEALTH AWARENESS & ATTENTION TO TEENS & YOUNG ADULTS
ARE YOU MOTIVATED?
TO .......KNOW MORE
TO BE .AWARE, ACT
TO .......UNITE FOR A UNIQUE CAUSE
RACE DAY INFO:
This is a Certified USATF Course
There will be water stations
The proceeds from the 5K Run will go towards funding a memorial scholarship in Tekau's name for a high school senior going to college; and to help raise heart health awareness.
You will be notified after registration for next steps
We welcome volunteers age 16 and older.
Volunteers below the age of 18, MUST have an adult supervisor (parent, teacher, guardian, or club director).
All volunteers must sign a volunteer waiver, those under 18 years of age will need to have it signed off by a parent/ guardian.
If you are volunteering to complete community service hours for school or work, please bring a form signed by the supervisor at the time you volunteer.