Shoebox Shuffle 5k

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5k Run & 1 Mile Walk

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2013
Location: Pulse Health & Fitness Club in Sparks, MD
Time: 9:00 AM

The Shoebox Shuffle is a fun-filled family event that benefits the Taylor Foundation and its Shoebox Packing Party.  The Shuffle is a chip-timed 5k race and 1-mile family walk held in beautiful northern Baltimore County.  All fees and expenses related to this event are covered by Taylor Technologies, so we can assure each participant that 100 percent of every contribution made to the Foundation will go directly toward the shoebox gifts.


Overall Results

Age Group Results



Entry Fees:

Kids 12 & Under
$15 before October 1
$20 after October 1

$25 before October 1
$30 before October 25
$35 on race day

The event will be held rain or shine, and entry fees are non-refundable.

Course Information:

The 5k course will begin at Pulse Health & Fitness Club and travel south on York Road to Loveton Circle before returning to Pulse. Strollers are welcome, but must begin at the back of the pack for the safety of all participants.  Skateboards, roller skates, and other wheeled devices are not allowed on the course for the 5k.


Top 3 overall finishers (male and female) will receive awards, as well as the male and female winners of each of the following age groups:

15 & Under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 & over.

The top fundraiser, top fundraising team, and best shoebox costume will all receive awards as well.


The first 250 registered participants will receive a race t-shirt. Water will be available at the halfway point of the 5k course, and course marshals will direct racers at major turns.

Packet Pick Up:

Packets will be available for pick up on Friday, October 25th at Pulse Health & Fitness Club from 8AM-8PM. Packets will also be available at Pulse Health & Fitness Club on Saturday (race day) beginning at 8 AM.

Pulse Health & Fitness Club
14630 York Road
Sparks, MD 21152




Will Murdoch

Shawn Loper

Elite Race Management
P.O. Box 314
Jarrettsville, MD 21084

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