The 5K race is on a certified course that will provide a challenge to the most experienced runner and novice walker. This race is an event of the Chesapeake Bay Running Club�s Grand Prix! Our traditional reception with age group awards and hot soup and cider will take place after the race. Southern Maryland Community Network is a non-profit that works towards enhancing the lives of individuals living with persistent and severe mental illness in Southern Maryland. Proceeds go directly into the many services SMCN offers in the community A portion of the proceeds benefits the Erica Weems Scholarship Fund. The race begins and ends at our Main Office parking lot in Prince Frederick, Maryland. Since its conception SMCN has hosted over 650 participants. We look forward to our continued growth and success with each year!