2023 Cherry Pit 10 Mile Race

Our 44th year!
2nd Leg of the Championship Series.

Sunday, April 2, 2023 at 8:00 AM

South River High School
201 Central Ave E
Edgewater, MD 21037 United States

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Plenty of parking at the school.

This race gives every runner the opportunity to test yourself on a beautiful, hilly course in the countryside south of Annapolis. Please take note of the cut-off time. On-course support will close after two and a half hours, so runners need to be capable of running 15-minute miles.


Race Registration

Online Registration

Register online until Wednesday Mar 29, 2023.

Registration Fees

Registration Date Annapolis Striders Member Non-Member
Until March 29, 2023 $10 $15.00
Race Day $25 $25

Transfers and Refunds

There are no transfers, refunds, or deferrals.


Scenic rolling hills on the original Cherry Pit course. Keep to one side of the road, and do not run more than two abreast on Route 2. There will be course monitors at intersections.

Course Map

Cherry Pit Course Map

Course Map with aid stations

Time Limit

Course support will be withdrawn after 2.5 hours. No early start will be offered.

Aid Stations

Four Aid Stations with water and Gatorade.

Race Rules

Strollers, headphones or animals, with the exception of service dogs, are NOT allowed. This is to ensure the safety of all participants. Violators will be asked to vacate the course.


1st overall male and female
1st masters male and female
Age groups: Cherry Pies for 1st and 2nd in 10 year increments


Please sign up or contact the Race Director at CherryPit@annapolisstriders.org if you, and any friends, are available to assist on race day.  Thank you!

Workers Run

Workers runs are provided as a way for club members to both volunteer and maintain their Championship Series or club Ironman standing. Consult the Championship Series rules for details or the race director and Championship Series Coordinator with questions.

A Workers Run for this race will be held:   Please contact the race director if you are interested.


Email CherryPit@annapolisstriders.org to contact the race directors.

Race Directors
Tess Zangrilli
Larry Puglisi