Join us for a fun 5K around beautiful Pine Banks Park. First 150 registered get a free t-shirt! YWCA Malden, along with YWCA’s across the country are part of the oldest and largest multiracial women’s organization in the world. We have always been and will always continue to be leaders for racial justice and women’s empowerment. YWCA Malden is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families and strengthen communities. Join YWCA Malden for our first annual 5K race to advance women and girls!
Event details and schedule
The event schedule
8:00 -8:45am: Bib number and packet pick-up for race
8:45 - 8:59am: Announcements and stretching
9:00am: Race Starts!
10:15 - 10:30am: Celebration and announcements
11:00am: Race Finished (times will be posted online)
The race will begin near the Pine Banks Park House on Main street. This will be a cross-training route that will include woodland trails winding through the beautiful park. Volunteers will be around the route to direct you!
Packet pick-up will be from 8-8:45am the day of the race. Please bring an ID to recieve your bib on race day. Tables will be set-up near the Pine Banks Park House on Main Street. Come to the YWCA race registration table to get your bib then warm up for a fun run/walk!
Please wear appropriate clothing for the weather. Water and snacks will be provided at the race!
There will be parking spaces in the parking lot at Sylvan street and on-street parking where signs permit. There is also a parking lot on Main street and Banks Place by the baseball field in Pine Banks Park. Please arrive by 8:30am to park. The Oak Grove Orange line stop is about a 15 minute walk to the start line.