2017 Jerry Jenkins 5K Run and Virtual 5K Run

It’s time for the 5th Annual Jerry Jenkins 5K Run!

Join us Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Maywood Christian Camp in Hamilton, Alabama. Race day registration and check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. The 5K Run begins at 8:30 a.m.  Awards will be given at 10 a.m.

NEW THIS YEAR: You can also participate in the race virtually! Just run the 5K where you are anytime between May 14 and May 20, screenshot your map/time on your smartphone so it shows your distance ran, then send it in! T-shirts will be shipped.

To guarantee a t-shirt for the 5K Run or Virtual 5K Run, you MUST register. To do so, visit:


Registration is $30. All proceeds from this event support Maywood Christian Camp.



Any child who raises $250.00 gets a t-shirt and a free week of camp. Walkathon is Saturday, May 20th. Maywood road will be closed @ 8:00 a.m. due to the 5k so you must arrive before then. The walk will begin @ 8:30 a.m. If you have any questions, you can email advisory@maywoodchristiancamp.com.



  • The Maywood Christian Camp board of directors request that the camp rules regarding modest apparel be observed for this event.
  • The race will be held rain or shine. In the event of a cancellation, there will be no refunds or rainchecks.

Thank you for your donation to Maywood Christian Camp!


Need More Information?

Contact Justin Guin at 205-272-0573.