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Bunny Run 5K-2020

Bunny Run 5K-2020

Due to the CoViD-19 Restrictions currently in place, the 2020 Bunny Run 5K will be a virtual race only.  Participants are encouraged to do the race on their own time and location and send in their results to:

Virtual Race packets will be mailed to all current registrations during the next week, along with instructions for sending in results. 

While we are still accepting registrations, we cannot accept any more shirt orders.

Start your Easter weekend off the right way with the Bunny Run 5K!

For 7 years, this has been the race of choice for your pre-Easter fun! The famous Bunny Run is back for 2020!

Race Fees

Virtual 5K Race - $25 per person - if you can't attend the race but want the swag & brag, sign up for the virtual race!  Complete the distance on your day, your place, your time.  Race bib, shirt, and medal will be mailed to all virtual race participants.

Run, Walk, or be a Virtual Racer!  Sign up for the Bunny Run or all 3 Holiday Races with 3-Race Sign Up is available in all categories - one registration for admission to all 3 races in the Blue Cheetah Holiday Run Series

Bunny Run Easter Race- Virtual 5K

Cats & Bats Haunted Halloween Race - 10/31/2020 (Saturday, 8:00 am)

Reindeer Run Christmas Race - 12/19/2020 (Saturday, 8:00 am)


April 11th, 2020
Panther Prowl 5K

Panther Prowl 5K

** Due to Coronavirus Restrictions this event is postponed, with a reschedule date TBA.  We will contact all registered participants when a new date is set. 

Come on out for the inaugural Panther Prowl 5K benefiting Bel Air Middle School's PTA!

When:  April 19, 2019 - 8:00 am race start

Where: Bel Air Middle School (race will start and finish near the front entrance)

Timed 5K or untimed 1 Mile Distances

April 19th, 2020


Due to the developing COVID-19 sitution and restrictions, registrations for the HTHS 5K have been temporarily suspended.  We will update all those who have registered prior to 3/16/2020 as soon as we have finalized our plans going forward.  Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Join Harford Technical High School for our 2nd Annual 5K Race!  This race will be held on the campus of Harford Community College in Bel Air, MD on Sunday, April 19, 2020 at 8:00 am.

This 5K will be professionally timed by Blue Cheetah Sports Timing, LLC

In addition to a timed 5K, there will be an untimed "Fun Run" so everyone can participate.

Proceeds from the race will benefit the Harford Tech High School PTSA

April 19th, 2020
Mermaid Run 5K & Mermaid Mile Fun Run

Mermaid Run 5K & Mermaid Mile Fun Run

The inaugural MERMAID RUN 5K and MERMAID MILE FUN RUN will take place on Saturday, May 2, 2020 at Festival Park in Aberdeen, MD

5K Race start is 8:00 am and the MERMAID MILE will begin at 8:05.

The 5K Race will be professionally chip-timed by Blue Cheetah Sports Timing and offers a marathon-quality 5k finisher's medal and event shirt for all participants.

The course is USATF Certified - Fast and FLAT!  Costumes are encouraged, and we will have music and prizes!

Proceeds will benefit the Maryland TEARS Foundation, a non-profit offering financial assistance to help with the cost of infant burial or cremation expenses as well as emotional support including online support groups and remembrance gatherings.


May 2nd, 2020
Tiger Trot 5K 2020

Tiger Trot 5K 2020

The 9th Annual Rising Sun Middle School "Tiger Trot 5K"

Saturday, May 16, 2020, start time 9 a.m.

Registration is temporarily closed due to the CoVid-19 Restrictions.  We hope to re-open soon.

Come join us for a family-friendly 5K run/walk in beautiful Rising Sun, MD.  Proceeds from the event benefit the PBIS program at Rising Sun Middle School.  T-Shirts for all pre-registered runners that sign up by Saturday, April 25, 2020.

**NEW FOR 2020** Post-Race Parties at Bog Turtle Brewery AND Rise N' Grind Cafe on Main Street in Rising Sun.  Details to follow!

May 16th, 2020
Laurel Sesquicentennial 5K

Laurel Sesquicentennial 5K

REGISTRATION UPDATE!  Due to the current mandatory restrictions on multiple-person gatherings, the Laurel Sesquicentennial 5K has been postponed until September 5, 2020.  Registration will remain open until that date.  All existing registrations will be transferred to the new date of Saturday, September 5, 2020.  



Proceeds from this event will raise funds for a new Laurel Diabetes Awareness Initiative.

Purpose: Diabetes is life changing! In addition to millions of people diagnosed with diabetes, there are millions unaware that they are diabetic or pre-diabetic. The City of Laurel 150th Anniversary 5K Run/Walk/Fun Walk will raise funds for a new Laurel Diabetes Awareness Initiative. For more information about diabetes go to

5K Details - Registration Includes:

  • Laurel 150th Anniversary 5K Run/Walk and Fun Walk Commemorative T-shirt (must register by August 18, 2020). If you register after August 18, 2020 the Commemorative T-Shirt will not be available.

  • A Laurel 150th Commemorative Running Bib for all participants.

  • A Laurel 150th Anniversary 5K Run/Walk Finisher Medal

This event will be professionally chip timed by Blue Cheetah Sports Timing

September 5th, 2020
Think Pink 2020

Think Pink 2020

It's time to PAINT THE TOWN PINK!  

Join the ThinkPink Foundation for the return of the 5K on:

Saturday, October 3, 2020 @ 8:00 am
Festival Park, Aberdeen
This 5K event will take place on the ThinkPink Certified course and will be professionally timed by Blue Cheetah Sports Timing.


October 3rd, 2020
Cats&Bats5K 2020

Cats&Bats5K 2020

The Cats & Bats 5K

For 5 years, this has been the race of choice for your pre-Halloween fun! The famous Cats & Bats 5K is once again in ABERDEEN! 

SATURDAY, October 31, 2020 - 8:00 am start time

October 31st, 2020
C&D Canal Half Marathon 2020

C&D Canal Half Marathon 2020

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR Blue Cheetah's 2020 C & D Canal Half Marathon! 

Sunday, November 15, 2020 8:00 am start time

Are you ready to Run the Canal? Sign up today!  It's our 6th Annual Event along the beautiful C & D Canal Castle Trail.   Along your route, you will view fall foliage and magnificent bridges, along with boats and barges throughout this active waterway. The entire trail is paved and mostly flat, with the exception of the hill up through the marina.

The C&D Canal 5K is BACK!  Run a 5K along the beautiful, fast and flat C & D Canal Trail - the fall colors should be at their peak.  Join your half-marathon buddy or grab your 5K friends and hit the (paved) trail!  5K is $25/per person and includes our custom event shirt. 5K race to start at 8:15 am

Sunday, November 15, 2020

2019 Medal Design                                                                    2018 Medal Design                                                          





November 15th, 2020
Reindeer Run 2020

Reindeer Run 2020

 6th Annual Reindeer Run 5K Race

Race Info:  Saturday, December 19, 2020  at  Festival Park in Aberdeen, 8:00 AM Race Start

The 3rd race in our Holiday Running Series!   Once again in ABERDEEN, MARYLAND! 

For additional information, check out our website:

Come out and join us for a family-friendly 5k on Saturday, December 19, 2020.  The race starts and finishes at Aberdeen Festival Park, North Parke St. in Aberdeen (across from Aberdeen City Hall)

NEW THIS YEAR!  1 Mile Fun Run - Join in the Fun without doing the distance!

CUSTOM finisher's medal for all pre-registered 5K racers. Only $25 for pre-registered 5k participants and $20.00 for 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk


December 19th, 2020
BTF5K 2020

BTF5K 2020

Due to the current prohibition against gatherings of larger than 50 people, the 2020 "Don't Waste Your Life" 5K will be postponed.  Please  watch this space for a new date.  Thank you for your patience and understanding.

REGISTER FOR THE 3rd Annual "Don't Waste Your Life" 5K Run/WalkPresented by the Brandon Tolson Foundation

Saturday, April 25, 2020 TIME:  6:00 PM race start time (packet pickup and on-site registration to begin at 5:00 pm)

LOCATION: Cedar Lane Park, Bel Air, MD

  • 5K - $30.00 per person.  Includes race t-shirt!
  • 1 Mile - $20.00 per person.   Includes race-t-shirt!


April 25th, 2020
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