Halloween race in Canton

Written by on October 5, 2011 in Community Bulletin - No comments

The Trick or Trot 5K Run and One-Mile Walk takes place on Saturday, Oct. 29, 9 a.m. It starts at O’Donnell Square in Canton, and will raise awareness of and funds for foster care youth.

Register as a team and raise funds for foster care youth; the top three fundraising teams win prizes such as tickets to a 2012 Orioles game, a wine tasting for 20 or a large bar tab to a great Baltimore watering hole.

Those who would like to support the cause, but don’t want to get up can be a “Snooze Button Runner.”
Checks can be made payable to: KidsPeace and mailed, along with registration form, to: KidsPeace, 5575 Sterrett Pl., Suite 200, Columbia, Md. 21044.

Entry fees are $35 for runners, and $20 for walkers.

Information is available at www.charmcityrun.com. Race details also available from Kelly@charmcityrun.com or 410-308-1870.

Race events include a pre-race party on the square on Friday, Oct. 28, 5 p.m.-8 p.m., After the race, enjoy food and Halloween fun for adults and kids

Running the Marathon this year?

Are you a runner who is planning to participate in the Baltimore Running Festival? It’s on Saturday, October 15, and if you’re going to be running the marathon, half, relay or 5K, the Guide wants to know.

We’d like to do a pictorial spread of some of our local residents or business individuals who will be participating.

Just send us a quick summary of your goals — one sentence, such as “I am hoping to finish in (time frame)” — and a high-resolution photo of yourself (500K or greater). The Guide will print as many as it receives by Friday, October 7.

Send your photos and goals electronically to newsroom@baltimoreguide.com. Be sure to put “Baltimore Marathon” in the subject line.

On your marks, get set, send us your info!

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