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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People running in a marathon
Photo By: Baltimore Running Festival
Starting Line of the St. Michaels Running Festival
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1 Capital for a Day 5K - Brookeville

April 21, 2018

Come out to Rosa Parks Middle School in Olney, this Saturday for another top notch event! Bring the kids – there’s a 1/4 mile and 1/2 mile starting at 8:00 AM followed by the 5K.
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2 Running in Pink 5K - Bethesda

April 21, 2018

A race to promote breast cancer awareness and raise money to support medical research in the hopes of one day finding a cure for this devastating disease. It has proved to be not only an event to promote awareness, but a chance to celebrate life and challenge ourselves to be fit and healthy.

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3 Leatherneck 5K Run/Walk - Patuxent River

April 28, 2018

The 12th Annual Leatherneck 5K Run/Walk will take place along the beautiful Patuxent River and Chesapeake Bay inside the gates of NAS Patuxent River. You can run or walk the 5K. You do not need a valid Military ID or a Department of Defense Sticker to get onto the base. Donations from the race will be given to the Semper Fi Fund. Come out and enjoy a day with friends and family and run for the Fund.

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4 Frederick Running Festival

May 5-6, 2018

The festival features four races, which all finish at the Frederick Fairgrounds. Runners can experience a big time race with small town charm with the added value of off-site packet pick-up in the suburbs of Maryland. Choose between a half-marathon and two-person team relay on Sunday or the 5K and Kids Fun Run on Saturday.  

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5 St. Michaels Running Festival

May 19, 2018

Get ready for beautiful water views, breathtaking communities and tranquil runs down country lanes! All this and more when you run the St. Michaels Running Festival half marathon. You have to experience for yourself the flattest certified half marathon in the mid-Atlantic region.

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People running in a marathon Photo By: Baltimore Running Festival

6 Baltimore Running Festival

October 20, 2018

Now finishing at the Inner Harbor, with five distances to choose from, and all runners snagging a great Under Armour shirt for participating, this event is for you! You won’t want to miss the 17th Baltimore Running Festival!

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