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September 8, 2022 Issue 18

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Save the date for The Annapolis Striders

B&A Marathon and Half Marathon

Sunday, March 26, 2023

We are also looking for volunteers to help with planning and organizing the event. If you are interested in being part of the team  Contact race director here.

2022 Metric Marathon
Our 43rd year!
6th Leg of the Championship Series.
Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 8:00 AM
Southern High School
4400 Solomons Island Rd
Harwood, MD 20776 
Registration is now open!

We LOVE volunteers! Are you tapering for another race? Injured? Whatever the reason, if you can’t run with us, volunteer with us! We promise coffee, donuts, and a good time!

2022 Downs Park 5 Miler
Our 40th year!
7th Leg of the Championship Series.
Saturday, November 5, 2022 at 8:30 AM
Downs Park
8311 John Downs Loop
Pasadena, MD 21122 
Registration is open!

Thirteenth Annual
Rosaryville Veteran’s Day 50K
SATURDAY, November 12, 2022, 8:00 a.m.
at Rosaryville State Park
The race will close out at 200 participants
Register now!
The course is mostly in deep woods at Rosaryville State Park, though there is some running in meadows also. The trail is largely single track; not very technical. The Start (also the Finish) is at the Pavilion picnic area about three quarters of a mile from where the runners enter the single-track perimeter trail. Hot food after the race starting about 11:30. The race will end at 4:00pm.
The course has two aid stations. There will be a bag drop just before the second aid station, a short walk from the Start/Finish.
To volunteer or for more information not found on the website, contact Tom DeKornfeld (410-562-4489) OR
Volunteer validation available.

Click here for more information and registration
Annapolis Striders membership is required to participate in these training programs. There is no fee for the training programs but you must register. 
Keep an eye on this section for new training information!



October 4th

7:00 pm

Severna Park Library

45 W McKinsey Road 21146

Note: The November 1, 2022 Annapolis Striders board meeting will be held at the Broadneck Library, 1275 Green Holly Drive, Annapolis, MD

Please remember that ALL Annapolis Striders members are welcome at our monthly Board Meetings, the first Tuesday of each month beginning at 7:00 pm.

The meetings are a hybrid format.

Use the Zoom Link if you cannot attend in person.

Meeting ID: 945 9400 7107

Passcode: 075740

Stay tuned to the E-Streak for future meeting locations.

Last 2022 meetings is:

December 6

Meet & Greet Your Fellow Annapolis Striders
at our Monthly Socials

Welcome to Your Annapolis Striders Monthly Socials
Welcome to 2022 and your Annapolis Striders Monthly socials. Please save the dates:  October 13, November 10 & December 8, 2022. Your 2022 Annapolis Striders Socials are the 2nd Thursday of each month from 6:30pm-8:30pm with the locations to be determined by our members. 

Thursday, September 8, 6:30-8:30pm, Severna Park Taphouse
58 W. Earleigh Heights Rd.
Severna Park, MD 21146 
Celebrate with Carrye Massey on her 7th anniversary of organizing the Annapolis Striders socials!!  Meet and greet your fellow Annapolis Striders. Not a member? Please come out and meet new running friends.



See “quick links” above to submit a race.

Please check the provided links below for updated information about the community races, including fee structure, race details, cancellations, etc.

Once posted, community race information is not updated in the




36th Annual Amish County BikeTour

Saturday, September 10, 7 a.m.

Join team “StriderRiders” to register with the team price!

Save $10 off final pricing

Registration is currently $65 per person or $60 each for teams of 5 riders and this price is currently scheduled to end at 11:59 pm September 4th, 2022.

The tour committee is closely monitoring registration numbers and reserves the right to close registration if it becomes necessary for the safety of registered riders and volunteers.

  For more information and registration

Parks Half Marathon

Sunday, September 11, 2022 6:45 am

The race director is offering a discount to registration of $5 off, and the code is PHM22CLUB. Registration will increase on Aug 1.

The race begins just before sunrise on a scenic Montgomery County road and quickly transitions into a tour of beautiful Rock Creek Park. As you run through the park you’ll experience the sun rising through the tree cover and enjoy the sights and sounds of nature.

For more information and registration

Run Now Wine Later

Friday, September 16th, 2022 5:30 pm

Fun 5k Run (run or walk) down Greenbury Point Rd past the Brigade Sports Complex and ending behind the NEX, followed by a wine tasting hosted by the Annapolis NEX. Food will be available for purchase, and games and activities for all ages.

For more information and registration

Annapolis Triathlon Club Iron Crabs Are Looking for Volunteers

Saturday, September 17th


WE NEED VOLUNTEERS! To staff Run Aid Station Riverside at Ironman Maryland on Saturday, September 17. This is our biggest volunteer gig all year, and we truly need all hands-on deck. (It takes 90 volunteers to pull this off). Missy DiGiulian and Theresa SanLorenzo are our volunteer co-captains, so if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to one of them via Facebook Messenger. We need volunteers over about a 12-hour period, in 4-hour shifts, so bring the whole family. And if you have an athlete doing the race, it’s a great way to help out and also see them up close. (The runners will pass by our aid station four times.) We’ll have lots of snacks and we always have lots of fun. Hope to see you there!


You can sign up here.

2022 Iron Man Maryland Volunteer Sign Up

Annapolis 9/11 Heroes Run

Sunday, September 18, 2 p.m.


The 2022 Annapolis 9/11 Heroes Run is scheduled for 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 18, at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. 


This year’s Run commemorates the 15th KIA Anniversary of Marine 1st Lt. Travis Manion (USNA Class of 2004) and Major Doug Zembiec (“The Lion of Fallujah” USNA Class of 1995), and the 10th KIA Anniversary of Navy Special Warfare Operator 1st Class Patrick D. Feeks.

For more information and registration

Press release

Annapolis Run for The Light House

Sunday, September 18, 2022 8:00 am

The 13th annual Annapolis Run for The Light House provides scenic half-marathon and 5K routes along the trails of Quiet Waters Park and through the beautiful Chesapeake Bay-front community of Hillsmere Shores.

All proceeds from the Run for The Light House will benefit The Light House in Annapolis, a well-known public charity working to end the cycle of homelessness and poverty. The race is organized by the Friends of The Light House, Inc., also a public charity, and timing and race management are provided by T3 Race Management.

For more information and registration

 Friends of the Poor 5K

Saturday, September 24, 2022 8:00 am

The race will be held at Calverton school in beautiful Calvert County Maryland. Run the race and spend the day exploring all that Calvert County has to offer, North Beach, Chesapeake Beach, hiking, restaurants, fishing and more.

The course is a gently rolling Cross Country through fields and some wooded parts.

For more information and registration

Historic Stevensville Metric Half Marathon

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Stevensville, MD

There is a $10 discount offered to all Maryland/DC RRCA Club members!

RRCAClub22 is the discount code.

Kent Island Running Group is proud to introduce a brand new event: the Historic Stevensville Metric Half Marathon! This is a 13.1 kilometer run, which equals 8.15 miles. This course takes the runners through historic Stevensville and travels along the scenic Cross Island Trail. The start and finish will be at Bark Barbecue Cafe on Log Canoe Circle. Upon finishing the race, all runners will get to partake food from Bark Barbecue Cafe along with beer (age 21 and up) and ice cream. In addition to the food and drink, runners will receive a finisher’s medal, a long-sleeved tri-blend shirt, and an after party with music from DJ Tom!

Proceeds from this event will be be going to the Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center for their Creepy Crawlers program and to the Kent Island Heritage Society. 

For more information and registration


The Baltimore Running Festival

Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022

Charm City’s 21st Annual Running Festival offers races that never disappoint! Runners are sure to have quite the unique and memorable experience as they tour every corner of the city. And the post-race festivities are amazing and certainly well-earned! 

If anyone is interested in the Baltimore running festival, there’s an Annapolis Striders group & discount code (if 10 people join). It’s the same social team and password as the Bay Bridge Run group code:

Group: ATC-Striders

Password: StridersATC2022

 The Baltimore Running Festival

Get Your Rear in Gear

Sunday, October 23, 2022 8:00 am

5K walk/run and 1 mile fun run fundraiser event for colon cancer on the Campus of Anne Arundel Community College. All funds raised will stay in our local community to help colon cancer patients, education and awareness, screening for early detection of colon cancer and colon cancer research.

For more information and registration

Port to Fort 6K

Saturday, October 29th, 2022 8:30 am

Get in the Halloween spirit and join our family-friendly walk/run through historic Fort McHenry. Share a fun day with family and friends all while supporting Believe In Tomorrow.

The 26th Annual Believe In Tomorrow Children’s Foundation Port to Fort 6K sponsored by Home Depot is consistently one of Baltimore’s best run/walk races. Run one of the only races that is granted access to historic Fort McHenry, which offers spectacular views of Baltimore’s harbor. Join us in fundraising and become a member of the Believe Battalion in support of critically ill children and their families.

For more information and registration


The Ocean City Life Saving Station Museum is hosting its 8th Annual Storm Warriors 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, November 12, 2022 starting at 9am.

The 2022 Bay Bridge Run is scheduled for Sunday, November 13, 2022

Registration is open and your discount code for our social team is:

 Social team name is: ATC-Striders

Password: StridersATC2022

This is your only chance to run or walk across the majestic Chesapeake Bay Bridge which is typically closed to pedestrians. Corrigan Sports, Maryland’s premier race company, is excited to bring you this fun, well managed event open to runners and walkers alike.

 For more information and registration

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