Start Time: 8:15am
WHAT A GREAT BOWL WEEK! CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL RUNNERS. RESULTS ARE POSTED - CLICK HERE.
How would you like to lead the parade of an NCAA Bowl Game? The Military Bowl 5k will take place on December 27, 2014 and run a fantastic course through Historic Annapolis, including State Circle past the State House. Down at City Dock, you will run to the start of the Military Bowl Parade, which will follow the runners up Main Street to Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. After the race, stay to watch the parade finish and enjoy the Tailgate Party and 2014 Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman.
Date: Saturday, December 27, 2014
Start/Finish Location: Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, MD
First Shuttle from Park and Ride to Stadium: 6:30am
5k Start Time: 8:15am
Parade Start Time: 9:00am
Military Bowl Kickoff: 1:00pm
Military Bowl Information
Last Shuttle to Park and Ride: 6:00pm
A portion of the 2014 Military Bowl and Bowl Week Events benefit the USO.
$50 (with Under Armour shirt)
$35 (without Shirt)
ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS at 9:00am Friday, December 26. Race Day registration will be available from 6:30 - 8:00am.
The first 500 registrants who select the shirt option will receive a Long-Sleeve Under Armour Shirt with the Military Bowl 5k logo. Unisex sizes available are Small, Medium, Large, XL, 2XL.
Packet pickup will be held on race morning at the stadium, beginning at 6:30am.
The race will be timed with a B-Tag on the race bib.
Each finisher will receive a commemorative Military Bowl 5k coin.
Post-Race Party and Military Bowl Tailgate
Post-race refreshments will include bananas, bagels and water. Each runner over 21 will also receive two beer coupons. The Military Bowl Tailgate will also kick off soon after the race finish, where there will be live music and plenty of food and beverages available for purchase.
There will be a Bag Check for runners near the start/finish. Clear plastic bags will be provided. Sorry, no other bags may be checked due to security precautions.
Buses / Parking
Shuttle Buses will run continuously from the Truman Park and Ride, located at Harry S. Truman Parkway and Riva Road. Buses start at 6:30am. The last buses return to the parking lot from the stadium at 6:00pm.
Other parking options include:
The stadium parking lot opens at 8:30am; please refer to the above for alternate parking options.
Course Map - USATF Certification #MD14019LMJ
Runners start on the Blue Side of the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (the back side, closest to Cedar Park Road).
Turn left onto Taylor Avenue
Turn right onto Sachs Boulevard
Turn right onto Rowe Boulevard
Turn right onto College Avenue
Turn left onto School Street
Turn right onto State Circle
Turn right onto Francis Street
Turn left onto Main Street
Left around Veterans Circle
Up Main Street
Right onto Church Circle
Left onto Bladen Street (Rowe Boulevard)
Left onto Sachs Boulevard
Left onto Taylor Avenue
Right into Stadium lot to finish.