DC Area 6K
7101 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, Maryland 20817 Map
The Defeat DIPG Superhero Sprint & 6K is a fun, family-friendly event, with something for everyone! There is a timed 6K walk/run. For the kids, there is a 1K walk/run and Tot Sprint. There will be games and entertainment for all throughout the event at our Superhero Central. For our competitive runners, the 6K is a USATF-certified event, with top finisher recognition and prizes.
All proceeds from the race will benefit the Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation, a local 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to raising funds for research (DefeatDIPG.org). The Foundation was created in memory of Michael Mosier, a six-year-old little boy from Bethesda, Maryland.
For the 6K: Early Bird registration is $30. Prices go up to $35 on March 1, $40 at Packet Pickup, and $45 on Race Day.
For the Kids Runs: Early Bird registration is $15. Prices go up to $20 on March 1, $25 at Packet Pickup, and $30 on Race Day.
8:00 am – Opening ceremony, including recognition of childhood cancer participants
8:30 am – Superhero 6K Walk/Run
9:30 am – Superhero 1K Sprint & Superhero Tot Sprint
10:00 am – Closing ceremony, including recognition of top finishers and fundraisers