Cupid's Crush 5 Miler 9AM Race Start (Beanies Sold Out!)

Sun February 4, 2024 Baltimore, MD 21217 US Directions


5 Mile (Non Members)

9:00AM EST - 12:00PM EST


900 Druid Park Lake Dr
Baltimore, MD US 21217


Join us for our10th year!

Cupid's Crush is a 5 mile road race that takes place around the Valentine's Day holiday. The race will takes runners near the (almost complete...well maybe next year) lake and over the hills of Druid Hill Park. Debuting in 2015, this race has definitively become the Baltimore Road Runners February classic. Join us for questionable Maryland weather and a challenging and fun race. And is in the air this time of year so wear your favorite Valentine's race attire (keep it classy). You may win a prize! 

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Date: February 4, 2024

Location: Druid Hill Park - Baltimore, MD - 9:00 am (Race start)

Course: Scenic, rolling & winding throughout Druid Hill Park and around Baltimore Zoo. The original course has been rerouted due to the closure of the lake. The second half is still hilly and challenging. This is not a PR course.

Registration: Online registration on RunSignup via 11/30/2023 - 12/31/2023 - $25 for BRRC members, $35 for non-members. 1/1/2024 - 1/31/2024 price increases to $30 for members, $40 for non-members. You can join today @ Race day registration will be $35 for BRRC members and $45 (non-members). Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee premiums to those registering on race day.

Packet Pickup: Saturday February 3, 2024 @ Falls Road Running Store from 11am - 3pm. (6247 Falls Road. Baltimore 21209)

Race day at Lakeside Pavilion (starting line) starting at 7:30 am.

Amenities: The first 250 runners that register will receive the coveted Cupid's Crush Hat! Free race photos available for download by BRRC's own John Roemer IV! Valentine's themed post race refreshments will be available after the race. 

Race Conditions: February in Baltimore. Who knows?

Awards: Top 3 overall male and female - overall male and female masters - top 2 in ten year age group awards - also random prizes.

Post Race: We'll have some music playing and some things to keep you warm. Awards will begin at 10:15 at the pavilion. This is a gussied up low-key race here, folks. Let's have some fun.

Contact: Rob Santoni, Race Director - (410)456-9506

In the event of inclement or questionable weather: Information will be sent out via email prior to race morning. We will not issue refunds in the event of a cancellation.

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