BBF 5.7K Championship Race & 1.57 Mile Family Run/Walk

Brigance Brigade Foundation
5.7K Championship Race & 1.57 Mile Family Run/Walk

fundraising page



Sunday, April 30, 2017 | 9:00 am (rain or shine, nonrefundable)


Canton Waterfront Park | 3001 Boston St, Baltimore, MD 21224

Would you or someone you know love to participate but you don’t live in Baltimore? Are you busy on race day? No problem at all…click here to learn about our BRAND NEW virtual race option.


In 2017, we #RaceforALS to honor former Baltimore Raven O.J. Brigance’s 10 year anniversary of his ALS diagnosis; a decade of embodying that All Things Are Possible Fighting ALS. In solidarity with his tremendous strength and service, we will race, run, walk, stroll, roll, and raise funds for ALS families, just in time to kick off the month of May — ALS Awareness Month. Join us!


Proceeds from the race will benefit the Brigance Brigade Foundation, our mission is to equip, encourage and empower people living with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). The Brigance Brigade Foundation improves the quality of life for ALS patients and their families by providing access to much needed equipment, support services, and resource guidance.


The 5.7K Championship Race will feature three levels of participation in honor of O.J. Brigance’s jersey number, 57: a timed 5.7K, a 1.57 Mile Family Run/Walk and a Kid’s Fun Run.

After the races, all participants are invited to join us in the Celebration Village, held in Canton Waterfront Park, to take advantage of post-race snacks and beverages, music sponsored by MobilityWorks, harbor views, vendor tents and more! The Celebration Village will also feature the CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Kids’ Zone which will include a corn hole tournament sponsored by Oliver & Grimsley, LLC!


Quick Links:

Fundraising – Our goal is $220,000! Click here to learn more about creating a fundraising page/team and check out this year’s incentives and prizes!

Teams – We are a TEAM-FRIENDLY event! Click here to learn more about starting a team and to take advantage of various messaging and resources to send to your network.

Volunteer Opportunities – We can’t do it alone! Click here to lend a hand on race day (we thank you in advance!).

Virtual Racing Can’t make it to Baltimore on April 30th? No problem, click here to learn how you can participate from afar!

Race Day Details – All the info you need to know for a successful race day!


— Questions about fundraising or fundraising page set up? Contact Amanda or Kelly at the Brigance Brigade: 410-878-2030 or

— Questions about registering for the race via Contact Andrea at Blue Cheetah Sports:


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