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Join Team VSDC for Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary's Run for the Animals!

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Join Team VSDC ( for Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary's 7th Annual 5K Run for the Animals!

Sign up as part of Team VSDC to help us (finally) win the coveted Pigasus trophy. Runners of all levels are encouraged -- only the top three times for men and women count, so no need to worry about holding the team back, the more the merrier!

Join approximately 600 runners, or participate in the 1-mile fun walk. An assortment of vegan refreshments will be provided. Well-behaved dogs are welcome to participate in the walk.

WHEN: May 23 at 8:30 am
WHERE: Wheaton Regional Park, 2000 Shorefield Road, Wheaton, MD 20902
PRICE: Before May 1: $25.00; May 1-22: $28.00; $30 on race day - registration fees benefit Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary (

May 22 Packet-pickup opportunity: Location and time TBD

7:00am: Race day registration begins
8:00am: Pre-race warm-up
8:15am: Registration closes
8:30am: 5K Run Start
8:40am: 1 Mile Walk Start
9:30am: Winner Prizes and Human & Dog Raffles

Vegan refreshments will be served after the race.

For more information and to register:
VSDC Team Captain Hina: (
Other questions about the race: [masked] or[masked]