Casey Cares 5K teams up with the Orioles

The Casey Cares Foundation’s 4th Annual Casey Cares 5K will take place on Saturday, August 3 at 8 a.m. at Camden Yards in partnership with OriolesREACH. Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis and his wife Christina will serve as race ambassadors for the event with proceeds benefitting the Casey Cares Foundation, which provides uplifting and ongoing programs with a special touch to critically ill children and their families.

Registration for the race is open now through August 3, and both teams and individuals are encouraged to register. Entry fees are $30 per person through June 7; $35 per person June 8 – August 2; and $40 on race day. To register, visit

The 3.1 mile run/walk begins and ends at Camden Yards and includes refreshments and a “Home Plate Finish” photo. Additionally, the first 650 registrants will receive an Under Armour t-shirt, and the first 300 registrants receive a complimentary ticket to that evening’s Orioles home game against the Seattle Mariners. Race winners in each age group will be announced in a pre-game ceremony at the game.

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