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Sneaks Come Out at Night
Virtual 5k & 3x5k Relay
Presented by Aerotek

Friday, August 7th, 2020 - Friday, August 14, 2020

Sneaks is now a virtual event!
Originally supposed to take place at Herring Run Park, due to events beyond our control (looking at you COVID-19), we are forced to cancel the in-person event and move to a virtual space. 
 Click here to read our Race Updates
(updated 5.7.2020)

$30 - 5k General Pricing until June 1st
$35 through August 14th
$35 - 5k Pricing for 'Out of State' runners (covers the cost of mailing your swag!)

Race the individual 5K or join forces with two friends for a 3-person relay.

Proceeds from this event benefit the Baltimore chapter of Back on My Feet, a national organization working to combat homelessness through running, community support and essential employment and housing resources. In fact, participants will be running alongside (virtually!) BoMF members, alumni and volunteers. The top individual and team fundraisers (along with other team and individual awards!) will be recognized at the race for their efforts to transform lives in Baltimore.

 What about t-shirts?!

T-shirts are included in the registration fees listed above. 
Have too many race shirts already and want to save $5? Select the 'No T-Shirt' option during the registration process. 
You can also spread the love and buy a member a t-shirt!

*Shirts will be mailed to out of state runners when it's safe to do so. Thank you for your patience as we navigate this situation.*


New options for 2020
  • Become a FundRacer and pay $1 for your entry by fundraising a minimum of $250 (yes, FundRacers will receive a t-shirt!)
  • Sponsor a member's registration for $30
  • Buy a t-shirt for a member for $5 
Registration is non-refundable and non-transferable.

So You've Registered for Sneaks. Now What?

STEP 1: Join us on social! Click "I'm in" on the Strava event page, RSVP to the Facebook event page, and be sure to follow @BackOnMyFeet on Instagram. Check out our participant toolkit for easy ways to spread the word.

  Instagram Brand Resources  

STEP 2:  Put your favorite Back on My Feet tee or lucky singlet on, get out (or stay in on the treadmill) and log your miles anytime between August 7th - August 14th. Be sure to pin on your race bib -- click here for a printer-friendly bib!

STEP 3: After your race, share your Strava post, selfie, a photo of your watch or any other memorable photo from your run on social media and tag @backonmyfeet and #BoMFSneaks. We'll be liking and re-posting on Instagram and Facebook!
Cheer on other runners by liking or commenting! 

STEP 4: Be sure to submit your race results by August 14th. All registered runners will receive an email from our race timer, Second Wind Timing, with instructions on how to submit your time. Check their website for results here.

We’ll be giving out prizes to the overall top 3 male and female finishers and our top 3 fundraisers, along with team prizes (keep scrolling for more information!)


August 3-7th: Race week contests with HOKA ONE ONE on the Sneaks Facebook Event Page!
August 7th: The virtual race kicks off! Plus, pick up your shirt at Patterson Park from 5-7pm
August 8-16th: If you weren't able to pick up your shirt on 8/7, stop by Charm City Run Locust Point and get your shirt there!
August 14th: 
The virtual race and our Facebook contests comes to close - be sure to submit your miles by today!

Join us on Friday, August 7th at Patterson Park from 5-8 pm to pick up your shirt!

We'll be at the corner of Linwood Ave. and Eastern Ave. (
where we meet for wipeout every year) you won't be able to miss us!
Plus, Prigel Family Creamery will be handing out FREE ice cream while supplies last!

Not able to join us on August 7th?
Drop by Charm City Run Locust Point from Saturday, August 8th - Sunday, August 16th to pick up your shirt.


 Click here for the course map of our new USATF certified 3.1-mile out-and-back course in Herring Run Park.


Runners are encouraged to run the course of your choice while abiding with the local health department and CDC's recommendations.



Category Award
Aerotek Team Challenge Award Most Miles Ran
Top Fundraising Team
Most Spirited Team
Team of 3 Fastest Relay Team
Individual Top 3 Fundraisers
Top 3 Overall 5K, Men & Women

Most Miles Ran = This award goes to the team with the most teammates, because the more teammates you have, the more miles you collectively run together.  

Top Fundraising Team = This award goes to the team that raises the most money (does not include corporate sponsorship dollars!).

Most Spirited Team = This award recognizes a team that shows camaraderie and excitement through being involved in the race and working with Back on My Feet. This team shows a real “Win Together” attitude – a core value at BoMF that accelerates team members in pursuit of our mission. 

We're excited to announce that our Top 3 Fundraisers will receive a pair of HOKA ONE ONE Clifton 7 shoes and our Top 3 overall Male & Female winners will receive gift cards to Charm City Run!

To qualify for awards, you must be registered, have your race results submitted, and have any fundraising completed by August 14th.

Special Thanks to Our In Kind Donors:



Click here if you have further questions about the event!