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Come Walk With Us!

The Sugarloafers Walking Club promotes physical fitness through noncompetitive sporting events. Our events are designed to help community members have fun, become fit, and make friends. We hope you'll join us!

We sponsor walks and hikes based on the concept of "volkssporting." Volkssporting started in Germany and, simply defined, is a personal fitness sports and recreation program offering noncompetitive walks, hikes, bike rides, swims, and in some regions cross-country skiing. You choose when to participate, and can participate in the sport at your own pace. Walking – also called “volksmarching” – is the most popular of all the volkssporting activities. The normal distance is 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) or 10 kilometers (6.2 miles). If you feel that you cannot walk that far, please let us know and we will help you reach that goal!

Benefits of being a Sugarloafers Club member

Hold These Dates!

Every Wednesday Morning 5K Club Group Walks - become a member to get the monthly walk schedule!
Thursday June 13, 2024, 6:30pm SVSVC Monthly Business Meeting

Location: Gaithersburg Library, Meeting Room 3, 18330 Montgomery Village Avenue, Gaithersburg MD 20879

Sat., May. 18, 2024
Start: 9:00am-12:00pm
Finish by: 3pm
Historic Rockville Traditional Walk Event

Location: Dawsons Market, 225 N Washington St, Rockville, MD 20850

Sat., Jun. 1, 2024
Start: 8:00am-11:00am
Finish by: 2pm
Traville Gateway and Fallsgrove Traditional Walk Event

Location: Local Park near 9748 Traville Gateway Dr, Rockville, MD 20850

Sat., Sep. 28, 2024
Start: 9:00am-12:00pm
Finish by: 3pm
Frederick Oktoberfest Traditional Walk Event

Location: Frederick Fairgrounds, 797 E Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701

Sat., Nov. 16, 2024
Start: 6:30pm-7:00pm
Finish by: 9:30pm
Moonlight Walk Traditional Walk Event

Location: Seneca Creek State Park Offices, 11950 Clopper Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Upcoming Atlantic Region Traditional Events