Marines Helping Heroes 5k Challenge


See you next year!

Presented by Live! Casino-Hotel

Hosted by Arundel Mills

                     A Simon Property

Thank you to everyone who made this event such a success. We have the best runners, sponsors, and volunteers anyone could ask for. 


Marines Helping Heroes 5k Challenge

Marines pride themselves on fitness and place a great emphasis on overall conditioning. This event consists of a 5K run with optional push-up and sit-up challenges. The Challenge is designed to replicate the US Marine Corps Physical Fitness Test.  

Information regarding the 2019 Challenge will be posted soon.


About the Challenge

The Marines Helping Heroes 5k Challenge - presented by Live! Casino-Hotel - is a fundraising event hosted by Arundel Mills Mall.  The event was created by the Anne Arundel County Detachment of the  MARINE CORPS LEAGUE to support our local military and veterans. Funds raised will benefit our local military, veterans, and the Semper Fi Fund. 

The 5k Challenge Course


Course Description

This flat course is perfect for setting a personal best. The course works its way around Arundel Mills Circle and then runs along the mall passing Medieval Times, Bass Pro Shop, Dave & Buster's, and Cinemark Theater. Begin your kick as you sprint to the finish line between Live! Casino and the new ZinBurger.

Thank you to our 2018 sponsors...

Presenting Sponsor

Live! Casino-Hotel


Arundel Mills - A Simon Property

Platinum Sponsor

Maryland Building Industry Assoc

Gold Sponsors


Greenway Bowl

Silver Sponsors

Dave & Buster's

Friends of Pete Smith

Bronze Sponsors

ACES, Inc                                         Duclaw

Bass Pro Shop                               Jamba Juice

Beef Jerky Outlet                         John Collins Group

Cinnabon                                        Keller Williams

Complete Datacom                    Modell's Sporting Goods

iNovex                                              Nando's Peri-Peri Chicken

Navy Federal Credit Union     

T-Shirt Sponsors

Crooked Crab Brewing Co.

Platoon 22

Harry L. Cooper VFW Post 160

Yates Insurance

Friends of the Challenge

Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs

Maryland Veterans Mental Health Advisory Council



Medieval Times


Tommy Hilfiger

Presenting Sponsor & Host


Platinum Sponsor


Gold Sponsors