Exercise Your Mental Health: September 10 2017 – Unitas Stadium – Towson University

Join us for the 2017 JWB 5K

The 5K race (walkers are welcome!!) begins and ends on the field at Johnny Unitas Stadium at Towson University.  Wind your way through local Towson neighborhoods and finish on the 50 yard line in time for an amazing post-race party!

Proceeds of the 2017 John W. Brick 5K benefit the John W. Brick Mental Health Foundation, which advances learning on how exercise benefits mental health.

Registration Information:

  • 5K Run or Walk: $35.00 | $40.00 on Race Day
  • Family Fun One Mile Walk: $25.00

There are no refunds of entry given or transfers of entry permitted for this event.


The Course: 

As soon as our new 2017 course is completed and approved, we will post a course map and a turn by turn description on this page.  Check back for updates!

Race Day Information:

  • Sunday, September 10th
  • 5K Run/Walk will begin at 8:30 a.m.
  • Family Fun One Mile Walk will begin at 9:00 am

Packet Pick-Up and in person registration:

  • Packet pick-up locations and times to be announced – stay tuned!!
  • Race day registration will be available on-site beginning at 7:00 am.


Cash prizes will be awarded to the top 3 male and female Overall Finishers ($200/$100/$50) as well as male and female Masters ($75) and Grandmasters ($75).

Age group awards to the top three male and female finishers in the following age groups: 10 and under, 11-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over.

There will also be an award this year for the largest team, so email your friends today and get started!!  Just create a team name and have each of your friends enter the team name on their registration – it’s just that easy!!


  • Tech shirts, medals and goody bags for the first 1,200 registrants!!  Water stop on course.
  • Pre-race warm-up featuring Lynne Brick and the Oriole Bird!!
  • Post-race village featuring vendors, music, food, beverages, Kid’s Fun zone and more!!

We would greatly appreciate your efforts in fundraising to raise money for the John W. Brick Mental Health Foundation.

At the conclusion of the registration process you will be asked if you would like to fundraise.  You can fundraise as an individual or as part of a team or simply make a donation.  This year we have made it easy for you to set up your own fundraising page and contact your friends and family to enlist their help.

To go directly to the fundraising page please click here.

NEW IN 2017:

Join our ELITE Fundraising team!!  Just commit to raise $1,500 by race day and receive awesome “ELITE TEAM” gear and swag bag.  We will give you fundraising tips and help you hit your goal!!


To sign up for the elite team please click the button below. Please then email Laurie Amatucci at laurie@cancerve.org in order to complete the registration process.

QUESTIONS? Contact us!