Runs and Races

Maryland is the perfect place to lace up your running shoes, get out there, and feel the wind in your hair.



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1 Ironman Maryland - Cambridge

Oct. 7, 2017

Spot a bald eagle or white-tailed deer as you wind through one of the country's oldest colonial towns, Cambridge , on Maryland's Eastern Shore.
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2 Hyattsville Zombie Run

October 14, 2017

Held by the Hyattsville Elementary PTA, this is the type of family activity everyone can truly appreciate.  Whether you want to pretend you are a zombie chasing people, being chased by them yourself, or even just getting a good workout - this event features a 5k, a one-mile kids run, and a 1k family fun run.  Each registrant gets a shirt, a swag bag, and a medal upon completion.

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3 Komen Baltimore Race for the Cure - Baltimore

October 15, 2017

Moving back to Baltimore for 2017 at McHenry Row, enjoy a safe scenic route through the historic area for the world's largest, most successful fundraising and education event series for breast cancer.  The series includes more than 140 events on four continents with over one million coming together every year to fight breast cancer.

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4 The Baltimore Marathon

October 21, 2017

Now in its 16th year, many call the Baltimore Running Festival one of the premier races on the East Coast.  With five distances to choose from, this event has something for everybody.  Literally every body because every participant will also snag a sweet Under Armour shirt.  

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5 10k Across the Bay

November 5, 2017

Just once a year, the Chesapeake Bay Bridge is closed to traffic and open exclusively for runners, joggers, and walkers for the fifth largest 10k race in the United States.  

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6 Turkey Trots around Maryland

November 2017

Work off that pumpkin pie with good people and great causes!  Check out our list of Turkey Trots across the entire state.

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