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Eastern County 8K and Fun Run 2020 – CANCELLED

August 15 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am

Due to recommendations regarding COVID-19, the 2020 Eastern County 8K HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

Race Overview

The theme for this race is School Spirit!  So come dressed & ready to run in your favorite school’s team apparel!

The race start begins at the stripe in the road at the first entrance to playground parking lot, on the approach from Jackson Road. The turnaround is at the perpendicular of the center court lines of the basketball courts and the hiker-biker trail in woods. The race finishes at first perpendicular from the restroom’s first wall on the approach from the parking lot to hiker-biker trail.  A full course map of the 8K race can be viewed here.  The course for the fun run can be viewed here.


Our events are staffed by the hard work of our volunteers.  Without them, our races wouldn’t be possible. Volunteers are needed for this event.  Click here (coming soon!) to signup to volunteer!


This race is part of our low-key race series and is FREE for MCRRC Members.  The process for obtaining 2020 member bibs* & chips will be changing for 2020 — more information on that will be posted soon!

If you have signed up for a personalized 2020 bib, you do NOT need to register using the above link! Your bib will be waiting for you at your first 2020 low-key race!

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OPEN for non-members! The fee is $10 for non-members age 18 & over and $5 for non-members under 18.  ** NEW FOR 2020 ** Online registration will remain open until the start of the race. Late registrants may register online before leaving the house, from their smartphone, or at the race site using one of our registration kiosks!  BRING YOUR CREDIT CARD with you to register online at the race site.  Online service fees will apply.


August 15
7:30 am - 8:30 am
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Tom Young


Martin Luther King Park
1102 Jackson Road
Silver Spring, MD 20904 United States
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