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The 2019 Kevin Stoddard Superhero 5k & Fun Run is an USTAF sanctioned event that will be held on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at the beautiful Wheaton Regional Park. View a map of the course here

REGISTRATIONRegister early for savings! Race day registrations will be available before the race on Saturday morning starting at 7:00 am.  


through 8/1/19 - $30

8/2 to 10/1 - $35

10/1 to Race Day - $40 


Registration fee includes long-sleeved race t-shirt ... or you can opt for a superhero cape and mask! Finisher medals are also available as an add-on.

The 5k is a chip-timed race that winds through the beautiful Wheaton Regional Park. You can view photos of the course here. IPICO timing and results will be managed by Montgomery County Road Runners Club.

KAPOW Fun Run: *** Registration is NOT required, but everyone who registers will receive a superhero cape (or t-shirt) and super cool superhero pack. 

$15 until 10/1

$20 10/1 to Race Day

Kids and kids-at-heart will walk or run after the 5k on a 1-mile course.  Age is strictly limited from baby to 100+. The Fun Run is not officially timed. 


Beat the long lines race morning and pickup your bib and packet at Road Runner Sports in Rockville, MD from 12pm - 4pm on Saturday, October 12! All race participants will receive an additional 10% off any last-minute superhero goods purchased in store. VIP Families will receive an additional discount for coming in to pickup their bibs early.

Packet pick up and same day registration will also be available on race day starting at 7am. We’ll be set up in the gravel lot next to the train station. 

 Need more questions answered? Check out our FAQ page or contact us directly!

Virtual Entry$30 (includes long-sleeved t-shirt) /// Can’t make it all the way to the DC area, but still want to strut your best and support the super heroic battle to fund research for mental health?

Pledge to walk, run, skip, jump, or soar at least ONE mile with us on Sunday morning, October 13, wherever you are. Snap your best Superhero Selfie and tag it with #5ksuperheroselfie or send it to us! We want to see how far Kevin’s superhero spirit can stretch. 

All virtual registrants who sign up by September 30 and are based in the U.S. or Canada will receive a race packet, swag, and t-shirt within 1 week of October 13. Check out a map of Kev's Superhero's Network (virtual 5k entrants), and see last year’s network here.  

Superhero costumes are still encouraged for virtual registrants. Give your neighbors a thrill! 

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Not so interested in running, but still want to help?

Shoot us an e-mail at kevinstoddard5k@gmail.com or use the Volunteers page to get in contact about volunteering! 

If you or anyone you know would be interested in sponsoring the race, visit us at our Sponsorship page or get in contact with us directly!

We encourage all types of runners and walkers: avid runners, joggers and walkers to participate. 

Superhero costumes are encouraged! We want to see superheroes of all shapes, sizes, and strengths embody Kevin's superhuman spirit, so bring on your capes, masks, and supernatural tricks. We'll be giving out small prizes for best superhero costume and spirit, so plan accordingly! 


7:00 - 8:30 - Race day registration & packet pick up


8:30 - 5k Start

8:45 - KAPOW Fun Run

9:30 – Awards and merriment


Prizes will be awarded to: 

Cash Prizes for Top 3 Overall Male & Female Winners

Top Male and Female Finishers in the following age groups:

13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39,40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 and older.

BEST COSTUME (Kids and Adult)