Team Hope

Team Hope is our training team in which participants raise money to benefit people with cancer and their loved ones at Hope Connections. Team members receive a comprehensive training program to help them prepare to complete a relay, marathon, half marathon or other endurance event.  Team Hope members can walk or run in a group event selcted by Hope Connections or participate in any event of their choosing (5k, 10k, half or whole marathon, iron man, triathalon, biking event, etc.)  

Team Member Benefits

Personalized training program
Support and motivation in a group environment
Presentations on injury prevention, nutrition, etc.
Tips on form, technique, apparel and equipment

Team Apparel
Hope Connections shirt 

Social Gatherings
Team fundraisers
Annual Team Hope party

Committed Staff Support
Your own personal fundraising page on our website
Fundraising tips and guidance to help reach your goal

Rock the Creek Relay
Sunday, September 27, 2015

Hope Connections for Cancer Support will be the beneficiary of this new brand new event.  This six-leg relay of about 30 miles is designed for a team of six runners (walkers are also welcome to participate, but you will be assigned an early start time).  It will start and finish at Lake Needwood Park and conclude with a big party with great music, good food and a whole lot of wonderful people.

For additional details and registration, click here.


Candy Cane City 5k
Sunday, November 8, 2015

This is a great event for people of all ages.  With the option to walk or run the 5k, past Team Hope members have included adults, children, dogs, people in cancer treatment or recovery, family members and friends .  The course runs along Beach Drive and the trails of "Candy Cane City" in Meadowbrook Park, Chevy Chase, MD.

Training will begin the Saturday after Labor Day and meet every Saturday thereafter until the day of the event.  The team will meet at 9 a.m. at Hope Connections for Cancer Support, Beaumont House at FASEB, 9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD, where we will set out for a group walk run.

For additional details and registration, click here.


For additional information contact 301-634-7500 or click here.