Superhero 5k

Discovery Station’s Superhero 5k is back! Kapow! Bam! Sock! Get ready Hagerstown for the most extraordinary day of your life! Superheroes of all shapes, sizes and strengths will be descending upon our wonderful city! You’ll have more capes and masks than your power levels can handle! This is a battle to support Discovery Station and the race to the finish line will be of epic proportions!



Register by April 23, 2017 to be
guaranteed your Superhero 5k race shirt!



All proceeds from this race go directly to Discovery Station at Hagerstown, Inc. and the costs associated with operations, program development and exhibit expansion. Individuals are encouraged to raise funds to help support the cause! There will be a prize for the top fundraising individual.



Date: May 13, 2017
Where: Halfway Park
8:30 am for the 5k run
9:00 am for the 1 mile walk



Early-Bird Registration Opens November 1, 2016 and Closes February 1, 2017
Regular Registration Opens February 1, 2017 and Closes April 30, 2017
Race Day Registration is on May 1, 2017 through Race Day at Halfway Park from 7:30 am to 8:30 am.



Register by April 23rd to be guaranteed your Superhero 5k race shirt!



Cash Prizes for the top three men and women over-all! Other awards include “Best Costume”, “Best Selfie”, and “Best Group Theme”.



The “Most Heroic Award” will go to the person who raises the most money on behalf of Discovery Station.



Participants can set-up their fundraiser online through the registration page: Click Here To set-up Fundraiser



Course map:




Packet Pick-up and Late Registration Information:
Packet pick-up includes your bib number, timing chip, and athlete shirt. Participants must have a valid photo ID in order to pick up a packet (driver’s license, passport, Military ID, Government issued ID).


Participants can park in lots A, B, and C. We ask that no participants park in any other lots other than the designated areas. Please do not park along the road either.

Packet Pick-Up:
Halfway Park (Marty Snook Park)

Pavilion Nearest The Pool

Saturday, May 13th from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
17901 Halfway Blvd
Hagerstown, MD 21740



Race-day registration will be available at the Packet Pick-Up Site. Shirt sizes are not guaranteed for Race-day registrations. Strollers, Inline Skates, Rollerblades, Bicycles and Dogs Not Allowed On 5k Course at any time; Strollers will be permitted for the 1k Walk only. Runner safety is a top priority for our event. For the safety of all participants, strollers, inline skates, rollerblades, bicycles and dogs are not allowed on the 5k course at any time.



The use of personal music devices is strongly discouraged. Please be mindful of the other participants and respect the race personnel to ensure a safe and enjoyable race for everyone.

Thank you to Racine Multisports for being our official race timing company!


The Official Timing Company of the Superhero 5k

The Official Timing Company of the Superhero 5k


Thank you to Wertman Photography for being our race photographers!

The Official Race Photographer Of The Superhero 5k

The Official Race Photographer Of The Superhero 5k