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Baltimore Running Festival

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  • Marathon should have offered prize money

     Marathon should have offered prize money
    I think it's ridiculous that the Baltimore Marathon had no prize money to give to the winners of any of the levels of this year's race ("Owings Mills' David Berdan wins Baltimore Marathon," Oct. 12). As The Sun reported, the city of Baltimore...
  • Early Baltimore Running Festival forecast calls for sunshine, 60s

    With just over a week to go before the Baltimore Running Festival, forecasts are calling for sunny skies and temperatures in the 60s during the races. Outlets including the Weather Channel, AccuWeather.com and the Weather Underground are all calling for...
  • Baltimore's marathon a milestone for potential 50-state club member

    Baltimore's marathon a milestone for potential 50-state club member
    When Chris Calimano crosses the finish line of the Baltimore Marathon on Saturday, he will have completed a journey much longer than 26.2 miles. The 32-year-old New York native will have run a marathon in 50 different states, a milestone that few...
  • Roland Park public school wins national health honor

    Roland Park public school wins national health honor
    Roland Park Elementary/Middle School has won a National Recognition Award as a Healthy Campus from the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, founded by the American Heart Association and the Clinton Foundation. Roland Park is the first public school in...
  • 87-year-old marathon participant sees no finish in sight

    87-year-old marathon participant sees no finish in sight
    Running a half-marathon is easy, Bob Gralley, 87, said: "I put one leg in front of the other." For 13.1 miles. That Gralley can do this at his age is remarkable. Yet on Saturday, there he'll be at the 13th Baltimore Running Festival, a silver-haired...
  • Boston Marathon bombing victim Brannock wants to start Baltimore's races 'in an emotional way'

    Boston Marathon bombing victim Brannock wants to start Baltimore's races 'in an emotional way'
    Erika Brannock has not been to an organized race since April, when the first of two homemade bombs near the Boston Marathon finish line so badly injured the 29-year-old Towson preschool teacher that doctors were forced to amputate her left leg above the...
  • As daylight hours decrease, runners seek safety

    As daylight hours decrease, runners seek safety
    Adrienne Dulaj, a social worker from White Marsh, spends most of her days working in areas that she considers dangerous. Also an avid runner, Dulaj has to schedule her workouts to avoid those same neighborhoods at night. "I don't want to be in some of...
  • Donations, registrations down for Komen Maryland Race For the Cure

    Donations, registrations down for Komen Maryland Race For the Cure
    Komen Maryland counts on Race for the Cure to pay for programs and support services related to breast cancer, but as the date for the 20th annual event approaches the group is facing steep declines in the number of people signed up and the amount of money...
  • How we workout: Jeff Sherman's Fit Body Boot Camp

    How we workout: Jeff Sherman's Fit Body Boot Camp
    Members of Jeff Sherman's Fit Body Boot Camp are no strangers to sweating. Taught by personal trainer Sherman and his staff, workouts include intense boot camp-style exercises that rotate with every class. One class, you might be pulling ropes in a kind...
  • Despite disappointment, fans relish season

    Despite disappointment, fans relish season
    After cheering on the Orioles at Yankee Stadium, Michael Cochran made it back to his Canton home about 3 a.m. Saturday — just in time to steal a few hours of sleep before waking up at 7 to run a half-marathon in the Baltimore Running Festival....
  • Maryland Jockey Club announces modified security policies for 138th Preakness

    Maryland Jockey Club announces modified security policies for 138th Preakness
    On the third Saturday in May, generations of Baltimoreans marched onto the infield at Pimlico Race Course with their coolers in tow, an image that helped define the Preakness Stakes. No longer. The Maryland Jockey Club has unveiled enhanced security...
  • Arbutus race veterans look to future after heat at Firecracker 10K

    Arbutus race veterans look to future after heat at Firecracker 10K
    Moments after finishing the 31st Arbutus Firecracker 10K, veteran runners weren’t reflecting on the heat, humidity and hills that made the traditional Fourth of July 6.2-mile run such a breath-depleting test of will. Runners such as Halethorpe...